Bill Paxton Death Certificate Valve Replacement Surgery Triggered Stroke

3/6/2017 9:57 AM PST

Bill Paxton Death Certificate, Value Replacement Surgery Triggered Stroke

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Bill Paxton's death was triggered by an aneurysm that required surgery which resulted in a fatal stroke.

According to the death certificate, obtained by TMZ, Paxton had just undergone valve replacement surgery to correct the aortic aneurysm problem when complications arose later and he suffered a stroke.

According to the death certificate, Bill had the surgery on February 14th and died on the 25th.

TMZ broke the story, the 61-year-old actor died February 25 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in L.A.