Washington D.C., Mar. 19 (ANI): One of the great Alaskan gold miners on the Discovery show ‘Gold Rush,’ John Schnabel, has recently passed away. He was 96.
Schnabel’s family gave the news, saying that he has passed away peacefully in his sleep adding that he was a true legend, reports TMZ.com.
Schnabel was a military vet, who got into gold mining later in life when doctors suggested him to keep active after a triple bypass. He became an anchor on Discovery’s show that focused on his grandson, Parker Schnabel. (ANI)