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'Shipping Wars' Star


After Suffering Heart Attack

1/19/2014 12:40 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

One of the stars of the A&E show "Shipping Wars" died Friday night after suffering a heart attack ... TMZ has learned.

Roy Garber -- a popular character on the hit show -- was rushed to a hospital in Texas after suffering a heart attack and passed away shortly after -- this according to his long-time girlfriend.

Sources close to the family  tell us Roy had a heart condition for some time.

A rep for the show says they are "deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family."

He was 49-years old.


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Roy was a Hell of a shipper will miss him greatly on the show my thoughts n prayers to his family n loved ones. He made the show

81 days ago


In the words of Roy ....."nickels holding up a dollar " he will b missed ....and I would b honored to adopt count muffia .....RIP ROY THE SHOW WILL NEVER B THE SAME WITHOUT YOUR ATTITUDE ANZ HUMOR ....I hope jared Jenn and mark pick up the slack and dedicate all there runs to Roy RIP

80 days ago


He was definately a character , one to watch, sad situation for being only 49 years old. I am sure with his smoking and his anger type attitude put allot of stress on his heart. R.I.P. Roy

72 days ago


so horrible what a awesome guy

72 days ago


I was just watching the new episodes and was wondering where Roy was. I hated his attitude but really liked him. I can't believe he is gone. RIP Roy

65 days ago
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