ROCHESTER, NY (WHAM) – WWE has announced that a Rochester native will be launched in the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2019. According to wwe.com, late Joanie "Chyna" Laurer will be introduced as part by D-Generation X. She will be initiated along with Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Road Dogg, Billy Gunn and X-Pac.
Laurer went to school in Penfield and Pittsford, and later in the city of Rochester during his youth.
Laurer died back in April 2016. An autopsy revealed that she died to take a combination of prescription pills and alcohol.
2019 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is set to be held on Saturday, April 6, in Brooklyn.