Larry Martin, the winner of the 2018 Teachers Tournament, passed away on the morning of January 25, 2019 after a bout with cancer, The Shawnee Mission Post has reported.
Larry won the hearts of many around North America with his excellent performance in winning the most recent Teachers Tournament; he had stepped back from teaching earlier this school year in order to focus on his health.
The Jeopardy! Fan wishes to give its condolences to Larry’s family and friends.
Jeopardy! has also put together a remembrance page on its website, as well as the following video: