Sid Haig — the man finest referred to as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie‘s “House of 1000 Corpses” — died from intense and power coronary heart and lung points … TMZ has realized.
We obtained Sid’s dying certificates, issued in Ventura County, CA, and it lists cardiorespiratory arrest as his instant explanation for dying. Other contributing components embody respiratory failure, aspiration and aspergillus (mould) pneumonia … in addition to a “small bowel obstruction.”
He’d been having respiration points for a while, as a result of the doc additionally notes he suffered from COPD (power obstructive pulmonary illness).
As we reported … Sid’s spouse, Suzie, shared the unhappy information final month on Sid’s personal social media account. She wrote, “On Saturday, September 21, 2019, my light, my heart, my true love, my King, the other half of my soul, Sidney, passed from this realm on to the next.”
Suzie went on to say, “He has returned to the Universe, a shining star in her heavens. He was my angel, my husband, my best friend and always will be.” Suzie added, “He adored his family, his friends and his fans. This came as a shock to all of us. We, as a family, are asking that our privacy and time to mourn be respected.”
As we informed you … Sid had been just lately hospitalized and transferred to ICU after he was concerned in some type of accident. On September 6, Suzie was asking for prayers.
Sid, after all, was thought-about an icon within the cult horror style.
He had 149 appearing credit to his identify … and apart from appearing in Rob’s movies, Sid additionally starred in “Bone Tomahawk,” “Hatchet III,” “The Lords of Salem,” “Devil in My Ride,” “Night of the Living Dead 3D” and tons of others. He was 80.