DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Ed Ortiz has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 16, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
On behalf of staff and management, Merrittville Speedway would like to extend our condolences to the friends and family of Wall of Fame member Ed Ortiz. A 1961 champion at Merrittville, he also won championships at Ransomville, Canandaigua, and Lancaster. May he rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/teIw8ifQys
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.