In the land of soap operas, even the deceased can come back to life. How many times have Days of Our Lives’ (DOOL) fans thought Stefano DiMera passed on, only for him to come back? Roman Brady, Hope Williams, Steve Johnson and others have also miraculously come back from the grave to enjoy life (and romance) in Salem. Still, there are times when characters truly perish, and below are some DOOL characters who should have never been axed.
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6. Stefano DiMera
Speaking of Stefano, the man certainly had nine lives. However, when Hope shot the patriarch of the DiMera clan in early January of 2016, DOOL fans and the internet were buzzing. Unlike other instances in the past, Stefano did not fall off a cliff or presumed deceased; this time, Hope actually shot him, three times, and he fell over. Still, anything can happen in the land of soaps, but can anyone really replace the infamous Stefano DiMera?