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Every few years, the Olympic Games return to thrill us with pageantry and drama, intense competition, and moving personal stories. Whether celebrating victory or suffering agonizing defeat, Olympians inspire us with their passion and dedication. This memorial site was created to remember athletes, coaches and others with the Olympic spirit who strived to go "Faster, Higher, Stronger."

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Remembering the life, death and legacy of Olympian Garnet Stevens II

Garnet L. Stevens, II Mr. Garnet L. Stevens, II, 44, of Waynesboro, passed away peacefully at his home, in the arms of his wife, on January 21, 2015. He fought a courageous, 4-year battle with brain cancer. Born May 13, 1970 in Waynesboro, he was the son of Patricia A. (Smith) Edwards (husband, Stephen) of Waynesboro and Garnet L. "Butch" Stevens (wife, Sandy) of Mercersburg. Garnet graduated from Waynesboro Area Senior High School with the class of 1988. He later graduated from Shippensburg...
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