Howard Stern according to a post on her girlfriend’s Facebook page, Former WWE/ECW star Nicole Bass has passed away at the age of 52. The news was also confirmed by Tommy Dreamer. Bass worked for ECW in 1998 and had a run with WWE in 1999. Non-wrestling fans may remember Bass for her appearances on The Howard Stern Show. Bass was loved by many and always had a good reputation outside the ring. She reportedly suffered a massive stroke earlier this week and never recovered.