The former Scottish footballer and manager Walter Smith has recently died at the age of 73, after battling various illnesses and surgeries. Check below for more info on him and his obituary.
Walter Smith was a former Scottish football player, director, and manager working with the national team.
He is primarily associated with his two spells as manager of a Scottish club named Rangers.
Furthermore, his death was just confirmed by his previous club. As per the report, he passed away on the 26th of October, 2021 at the age of 73 years old.
He has won a total of 10 league titles in the two periods as manager. It includes seven in a row on his way to the club’s record-breaking run of nin in a row.
Did Walter Smith Suffer From Any Illness?
Yes, Walter Smith was suffering from an illness that he was battling against since March and was also hospitalized.
He had felt quite weak in the recent days due to various surgeries and its effect on his health. Furthermore, he had undergone surgery earlier in 2021 and it had left a weak body after the process.
Indeed, it is a difficult time for the entire football community as his health condition became much worse recently and lastly succumbed to it.
Currently, the illness has not been specified, but it might be revealed soon.
Obituary: Walter Smith Cause Of Death Explored
Walter Smith’s actual cause of death is yet to be surfaced on social media.
However, going through the web browsers, we got to know that he underwent an unspecified medical procedure in the March of 2021. And for it, he was mandated hospitalized, so it might be the case of his deteriorating health situation.
Furthermore, the family members have not revealed any official news regarding his obituary at the moment.
But, we are sure it will be published by the family members and relatives soon and will circulate on social media as soon as it is announced.
We give our heartfelt condolence to the demise of family members and relatives and wish the deceased soul remains in peace in heaven.
Walter Smith Wife And Family Details
Walter was married to his wife named, Ethel Smith. However, we do lack intel on their relationship history.
We do know that the couple has two children and a few grandchildren in their family.
But, at the moment, we do not know much about them as neither he nor his family has revealed them on the media. He had not broadcast them when he was alive nor had any media pages mentioned it to date.
Walter Smith Sons And Net Worth
Walter Smith and his wife, Ethel possessed two sons; Nile Smith and Steven Smith.
Going through the internet we got to know that Ethel has grandchildren too, but, we are not sure about their names as of now.
Smith had not revealed his total Net worth publicly when he was alive and neither did any media pages cover it.
However, we could at least be sure that, his net worth was more than a couple of million dollars considering his position.
Most probably, his wife will be now entitled to all of his finance and assets.