The great Jerry Blavat has passed away at 82. The Geator with the Heater. The Big Boss with the Hot Sauce.
According to 6 ABC, Blavat passed at 3:45am on Friday Jan 20, at hospice at Jefferson-Methodist Hospital in Philadelphia.
Jerry leaves behind four daughters and longtime partner Keely Stahl.
Blavat was recently suffering from medical issues related to a shoulder injury and had to cancel an upcoming show at the Kimmel Cultural Campus due to his health, according to his website.
His exact cause of death was not immediately known.
Born in South Philadelphia to a Jewish father and Italian mother.