DEATH / OBITUARIES :longtime Louisiana trainer Dwight Viator has died, according to a statement posted online on Feb. 29, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
We’d like to wish our condolences to the family and friends of longtime Louisiana trainer Dwight Viator, who passed away late last week. 40-plus years as a trainer with 462 career wins and he just won a race here on with Smart Pegasus. Services are Monday. https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/americanpress/obituary.aspx?n=dwight-james-viator&pid=195559757&fhid=40777 … pic.twitter.com/5YLLbDYnX8