Cathie C. Finkel Wiki – Cathie C. Finkel Biography
Cathie C. Finkel is the wife to Howard Finkel, an American professional wrestling ring announcer, employed by WWE. He began working for Vince McMahon Sr.’s World Wide Wrestling Federation (WWWF) in 1975, making him the company’s longest-tenured employee and was a ring announcer since 1977. Widely regarded as one of the best ring announcers of all time, Finkel was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2009.
The announcer is reported to have died on Aril 16th, 2020 at the age of 69. Details surrounding his death are unclear at the moment.
Cathie and Finkel had one son. There are little details of Finkel’s wife, including their marriage date or her career background.
Howard Finkel WWE Announcer
The Fink (as he was lovingly called) had been in the ring announcing since 1977 after being hired by Vince McMahon, Sr. for the WWE’s predecessor, WWWF. He became a full-time staffer in 1979 and went on to become
WWE’s longest-serving employee.
Besides that famous voice, Fink was involved in a bunch of WWE storylines over the years involving superstars like Mr. Perfect, The Million Dollar Man, CM Punk and more. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2009.
Howard Finkel Death & Cause
He died on April 16th, 2020 at the age of 69. Details surrounding his death are unclear at the moment.
“WWE extends its condolences to Finkel’s family, friends, and fans,” the org. said in a statement.
Stephanie McMahon also weighed in — saying, “In what has already been a tough week for our @WWE family, today we lost our 1st ever employee and WWE Hall of Famer, @howardfinkel.”
“Howard’s voice is iconic & recognized by generations of fans. He will be missed. #RIPHowardFinkel Thank you for everything.” RIP, Fink.
The voice of so many childhoods. Every tape I rewatched over and over as a kid was announced by Howard Finkel. Everything felt so much more important. Very sad news. RIP to the greatest, The Fink.