This is a perfect example of a long, hot, Texas summer. It's times like these that we're grateful Texas is the home to so many great water parks. Monday night the founder of one of the best passed away.

According to MYSA, the founder of Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts passed away Monday night at the age of 89.

His death was announced via a Facebook Post Tuesday.

It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that our founder, Bob Henry, known to many of us here as Mr. Bob, passed...

Posted by Schlitterbahn New Braunfels on Tuesday, November 1, 2016