LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — A former Prince George’s County Executive who played a significant role in bringing the Washington Redskins to Landover has died.
Wayne Curry passed away Tuesday at the age of 63.
Team owner Daniel Snyder issued a statement shortly after learning of Curry’s death.
“I am saddened to hear of Wayne Curry’s passing. He was a great friend to the Washington Redskins and his legacy lives on as part of our Ring of Fame,” said Snyder. “His service to Prince George’s County will always be remembered and our thoughts and prayers go out to his family.”
Curry is one of 45 former players, coaches, and officials to be honored on the Redskins Ring of Fame at FedEx Field.