Former ECW office worker Damien Farren passes away

Damien Farren, who was an office worker in ECW and a long-time right-hand man of Shane Douglas in many ventures including the original Extreme Rising promotion, passed away in his sleep this morning according to longtime friend Cody Michaels.

Farren traveled the circuit running the merchandise stand for ECW and worked in the office for Paul Heyman.  He became tight with Douglas and worked with him on XPW, Hardcore Homecoming, Extreme Rising and other reunion shows.

The last few years presented a number of challenge to him including battling cancer and two very bad auto accidents that left him with neck problems, one coming back from an Extreme Rising show to the Baltimore area.

He was living in Ireland with his parents getting treatment and it was said he was at his best both mentally and physically in years.

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