Tony the Tiger Voice Actor Lee Marshall Passed Away

Posted Friday May 9, 2014 1:53 PM GMT

He’s recognized as the lovable voice of Tony the Tiger and sadly actor Lee Marshall passed away at the age of 64 this week.

According to the Associated Press, Lee died of esophageal cancer at a California hospital.

He was the second actor to bring the Frosted Flakes character to life, stating the tagline: “They’re grrrrrreat!”

In addition to voicing Tony, Marshall was a wrestling announcer.