Former NHL Goalie & New York Rangers Player Dave Dryden Dies Aged 81:- We are saddened to announce that the elder brother of Hall of Fame Ken Dryden has passed away. According to the reports, Ken Dryden’s elder brother Dave Dryden passed away on Tuesday. Since this news surfaced on the internet hockey fans and renowned NHL personalities are expressing their sorrows. Meanwhile, many are also questioning what led him to die or what was his cause of death. According to the source, Dave Dryden passed away from a longtime illness. In the further sections, we have explained what was Dave Dryden’s official medical cause of death and what was his age at the time of his death. Kindly take a peek at the below-given sections of this column. You are advised to stick with this page and keep reading this article for more details. Scroll down the page.
NHL Goalie & New York Rangers Player Dave Dryden Dies
Kopriva Taylor Community Funeral Home in Oakville, Ontario posted Dave Dryden’s obituary. According to Kopriva Taylor Community Funeral Home, Dave Dryden passed away after developing health issues following chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension surgery. His official cause of death was health issues developed due to pulmonary hypertension surgery. Scroll down the page and read more about him.
Dave Dryden reportedly breathed his last breath at the age of 81. Meanwhile, following his passing the NHL Commissioner named Gary Bettman stated, “The National Hockey League mourns the recent passing of former goaltender, equipment innovator, educator, and philanthropist Dave Dryden. Respected and liked by all who were lucky enough to know him, Dryden made contributions to our game beyond his 17 seasons tending goals as a pro in the NHL and WHA — including a memorable game when he and his brother, Ken, became the first siblings to play goal against each other in the NHL.”
Dave Dryden was married to his wife Sandra with whom he welcomed two children. In addition, Dave Dryden is survived by his wife, two children, and six grandchildren. The former NHL goalie Dave Dryden was born on September 5, 1941, in Hamilton, Ontario. While marking his NHL debut as an emergency backup goalie.
We offer our heartfelt condolences and extended thoughts to Dave Dryden’s wide Sandra and other beloved family members during this sad time. His name in NHL history will be remembered for years. Stay tuned to this website for more details and updates.