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2019-05-27 -Obits-
Packers legend Bart Starr dies at 85
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Posted by Besoeker 2019-05-27 09:44|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [323 views ]  Top

#1 Nice guy and an athlete role model kids could actually look up to.

Had lunch with his wife Cherry and him at a function in the mid 2000's. They were involved with an outreach program we shared in common, Rawhide Boy's Ranch. Very friendly, gracious and with a good sense of humor.

He will be greatly missed.
Posted by Mullah Richard 2019-05-27 09:58||   2019-05-27 09:58|| Front Page Top

#2 A stand-up guy from an age when nobody was confused about when to stand up.
Posted by M. Murcek 2019-05-27 10:18||   2019-05-27 10:18|| Front Page Top

#3 Heaven's All-Star team adds bench strength.
Posted by Warthog 2019-05-27 10:26||   2019-05-27 10:26|| Front Page Top

#4 Even though I grew up rooting for the 49ers, I always enjoyed seeing the Packers play. Bart Starr, Paul Hornung, Ray Nitschke, and others I've forgotten. A truly great team!
Posted by Tom 2019-05-27 11:04||   2019-05-27 11:04|| Front Page Top

#5 ice bowl
Posted by 3dc 2019-05-27 12:13||   2019-05-27 12:13|| Front Page Top

#6 I used to loathe Bart Starr as a Cowboys fan, but I have to say that after reading about him in several books, including the great Jerry Kramer book about St. Vince the Lombardi, I came to realize what a great human being he was. Truly, he was all the best of what humanity has to offer in a person.

God's blessings on Bart, and may Jesus give you a special seat in Heaven.
Posted by Sock Puppet of Doom 2019-05-27 12:54||   2019-05-27 12:54|| Front Page Top

#7 Very nicely said SPOD.
Posted by Besoeker 2019-05-27 13:25||   2019-05-27 13:25|| Front Page Top

#8 SPOD, I know what you mean....As a teen in the '60's I was a Unitas fan but I had to respect Starr and the Packers.
Posted by AlanC 2019-05-27 14:02||   2019-05-27 14:02|| Front Page Top

#9 Amen to that. RIP Mr. Starr. All American all the way.
Posted by JohnQC 2019-05-27 17:50||   2019-05-27 17:50|| Front Page Top

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