THIS WEBSITE IS DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF THE
PEOPLE WHO HAVE MADE THE SAN DIEGO CHARGERS

John Butler John Butler
Chargers General Manager

Died of Lymphoma
April 11, 2003
Sid Gillman Sid Gillman
Chargers First Head Coach

Died of poor health at age 91
January 3, 2003
Rodney Culver Rodney Culver
Chargers Running Back

Died in ValueJet Flt 592 plane crash
May 11, 1996 (1994 Super Bowl Team)
David Griggs David Griggs
Chargers Linebacker

Died in car wreck
June 19, 1995 (1994 Super Bowl Team)
Ernie Ladd
Chargers Defensive Tackle                    

Died of Cancer
March 11, 2007
Ernie Wright
Chargers Tackle

Died of Cancer
March 21, 2007

Sid Brooks
Chargers Equipment Mgr
for 27 years

Died of Accidental Fall
April 14, 2007

Eugene Klein
Chargers Owner 1966-84

Died of heart attack
March 12, 1990

Chris Mims
Chargers Defensive Lineman
Died of Heart Failure
October 15, 2008
(1994 Super Bowl Team)
Don Coryell
Chargers Head Coach
Died of poor health at the age of 85
July 1, 2010
Gary "Big Hands" Johnson
Chargers Defensive Lineman
Died of a stroke
August 4, 2010
Shawn Lee
Chargers Defensive Lineman

Died of Cardiac Arrest from Pneumonia
February 2, 2011
(1994 Super Bowl Team)

Lew Bush
Chargers Linebacker

Died of apparent Heart Attack
December 8, 2011
(1994 Super Bowl Team)

Junior Seau
Chargers Linebacker

Died of Suicide
May 2, 2012
(1994 Super Bowl Team)

 8 MEMBERS OF THE 1994 SUPER BOWL TEAM HAVE DIED BEFORE REACHING AGE 45 

ORIGINAL AMERICAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE (AFL) TEAM MEMBERS*

Ralph Anderson WR 1960  d. 11/27/1960
Scott Appleton DT 1967-68  d. 3/2/1992
Al Bansavage LB 1960  d. 8/19/2003
Ernie Barnes OG-OT 1961-62  d. 4/27/2009
 
 George Belotti C 1960  d.
1/15/2009     
 Hubert Bobo LB 1960  d. 9/1/99   
    Bob Briggs DT 1967-69  d. 5/5/1997
 
Frank Buncom LB 1962-67  d. 9/21/1969   

  Reggie Carolan TE 1962-63  d. 1/1983
 Dick Chorovich
T 1960-61  d. 7/15/1997
 Bobby Clatterbuck QB 1960  d. 10/7/2004 

 
Doug Cline LB 1966  d. 10/10/1995
Steve DeLong  DE 1965-69  d. 8/18/2010
Sam DeLuca  OG/OT 1960-61, 63  d. 9/13/2011
Ken Dyer
DB/WR 1968  d. 3/7/2010
Don Estes OG 1966  d. 7/1/2008
Gene Ferguson OT 1969  d. 11/9/1997

 George Gross 1963-67  d. 4/27/2010
    Bob Howard
DB 1967-69  d. 4/6/2008
     
  Curtis Jones DB 1968  d. 7/26/1998   
 
Emil Karas LB 1960-64, 1966  d. 1974
      
Jack Kemp QB 1960-62  d. 5/2/
2009
 
 Ernie Ladd
DT 1961-65  d.
3/10/2007

Bob Laraba LB/QB 1960-61  d. 2/16/1962 
 Rommie Loudd LB 1960  d. 5/9/1998
 
Jacque Mackinnon TE/RB 1960-69  d. 3/6/1975 

Charlie McNeil DB 1960-64  d. 1/7/1994
Ed Mitchell OG 1965-67  d. 8/1985

  Bob Mitinger LB 1962-68  d. 9/25/2004
Fred Moore DT/DE 1964-66  d. 10/15/1998 

Ron Nery DE 1960-62  d. 4/2/2002  
 Doyle Nix DB 1960  d. 1/6/2009
 
Don Norton WR 1960-66  d. 6/23/1997

Sherman Plunkett 1961-1962  d. 11/18/1989 
Tobin Rote QB 1963-64  d. 6/27/2000    
Bo Roberson FL 1961  d. 4/15/2001  
  Maury Schleicher LB-DE 1960-62  d. 4/15/2004  
 
Jim Sears DB 1960  d. 1/4/2002
 Russ Smith RB 1967-69  d. 4/1/2001 
 Jim Warren
DB 1964-65  d. 8/9/2006   
 
Bob Wells OT 1968-69  d. 8/7/1994   
 Ernie Wright
OT 1960-67  d. 3/20/
2007

Al Davis  AC 1960-62  d. 10/8/2011
Jack Faulkner DBC 1961  d. 9/28/2008
Sid Gillman HC 1960-1969  d. 1/3/2003
Gene Klein Owner 1965-1969  d. 3/12/1990   
Don Klosterman HRO 1960-63
  d.
6/7/2000
Charlie Waller HC 1969  d. 9/5/2009
 

*Source and thanks to www.remembertheafl.com  



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