Contact Us

Scott Weiland’s Ex-Wife Mary Files To Be Named Executor of Singer’s Will

Ethan Miller, Getty Images
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

It has been over a month since the passing of former Stone Temple Pilots / Velvet Revolver singer Scott Weiland. He left behind his most recent wife, Jamie Watchel, as well as two ex-wives, Janina Castenada and Mary Forsberg. Forsberg is also the mother of his two children, Noah and Lucy, and has filed court documents to become the executor of her late ex-husband’s will.

According to People, Forsberg, who married the singer in 2000 and divorced seven years later, filed the documents on Dec. 30 along with a copy of Weiland’s 2007 will containing his signature. The iconic frontman’s estate is reportedly worth $2 million and holds a trust with undisclosed assets. Weiland married his most recent wife, Jamie Wachtel, in 2013.

Forsberg penned a brutally honest and crushing open letter shortly after the singer’s death, talking about the condolences her family has received and how she tried valiantly to help him with the demons he so famously struggled with. In regards to their children, she said “they lost their father years ago,” adding, “what they truly lost on December 3rd was hope.” In closing, she stated, “Let’s choose to make this the first time we don’t glorify this tragedy with talk of rock and roll and the demons that, by the way, don’t have to come with it. Skip the depressing T-shirt with 1967-2015 on it – use the money to take a kid to a ballgame or out for ice cream.”

The singer was found by his manager on his tour bus in Minnesota while on tour with his band, Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts. A toxicology report later revealed the cause of death to be a mixture of alcohol, cocaine and ecstasy.

Rockers We Lost in 2015

10 Unforgettable Scott Weiland Moments

Subscribe to Loudwire on

Dave Mustaine Recalls Advice He Gave Scott Weiland

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Best of Loudwire

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Loudwire quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!