Rick May, the original voice of Peppy Hare and Andross has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 12, 2020.
Rick May, the original voice of Peppy Hare and Andross, has passed away. May had moved into a nursing home for rehabilitation after recovering from a stroke, but unfortunately caught the coronavirus while there.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
“We may have lost this battle, but we still got a war to fight, Maggot!”
Rest in peace Rick May, you beautiful bastard pic.twitter.com/2mIMdrtI31
— Krazy (@SuperKrazyBones) April 13, 2020
May he rest in peace..
For those who don’t know, Rick May is a known voice actor for Soldier. He has currently passed away due to COVID-19.
Today we must all pay his respect and celebrate his life and what he is known for. God speed Rick May.. pic.twitter.com/DIgvwIHOUE
— TF2OutOfContext (@TF2OutofContext) April 13, 2020
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.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Rick May the voice for many beloved characters has passed away from Covid-19
Our community best knows him as the voice for our beloved John Doe AKA the Soldier
The amount of times he made me laugh just with the say he spoke knows no bounds. pic.twitter.com/eebVhn3Gc6
— Miss Pauling (@misspau1ing) April 13, 2020
I’ve just been informed of the passing of the awesome Rick May. He was a real great voice actor and a really awesome guy. Rest In Peace pal, “You were good son, real good. Maybe even the best.” pic.twitter.com/F9cP9DVgHw
— Scout (@JeremyTF2Scout) April 13, 2020
My condolences to Rick May and his loved ones. May you always be remembered as one of the most iconic voices in gaming.
Thank you for everything. pic.twitter.com/6JppaKh0Bh
— Dead Line ⭐️ @ Dedf1sh Zine 🐙 (@DeddoRain) April 13, 2020
Rick May, the voice of soldier has passed away today. He has never failed with making me laugh with his voicelines, and the delivery with them. I hope he lived a great life, and I hope he passed away peacefully.
God speed you magnificent bastard. pic.twitter.com/OjLJ8bqKg5
— Saxton Hale (@SaxtonHale__) April 13, 2020
The voice of the Soldier, Rick May has sadly passed.
In honor of him, here is an image I made on the Fourth of July way back in 2014.
What a voice, may he rest in peace.. pic.twitter.com/J3UxLo4SSP
— Cameron Turner (@Hypo_Thermick) April 14, 2020