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Dick “The Destroyer” Beyer, a Buffalo native regarded by many as the greatest masked professional wrestler of all time, and Ilio DiPaolo were close friends ever since they first met in the early 1960s. Their relationship is chronicled in photographs and clippings on the walls of the late DiPaolo’s famous Blasdell restaurant, and ingrained in the memories of both familie…