Melissa Coates’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

June 18, 1971

Death Date

June 23, 2021

Age of Death

50 years

Cause of Death




The wrestler Melissa Coates died at the age of 50. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Wrestler and bodybuilder known for the work she did with World Wrestling Entertainment’s Ohio Valley Wrestling and Deep South Wrestling. She starred in Extreme Dodgeball for the show’s first two seasons. She went on to wrestle for independent circuits, and she eventually went into fitness modeling. In 2020, she developed blood clots and underwent life-saving surgery to amputate her left leg above the knee. 

Her mother was a nurse, as well as an amateur actress and body builder. Her father was a doctor. She had a brother and two sisters, and she was the baby of the family. 

How did Melissa Coates die?

Melissa Coates passed away just months after a life-saving leg amputation. Back in October 2020 a GoFundMe page was created after she had to have her leg amputated due to the “arteries supplying blood to her left lower leg were completely obstructed by blood clots”.