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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 Allen RAE

RAE, Allen Peacefully in Ottawa, Ontario on August 20, 2016, Allen G. Rae at the age of 83. Allen was predeceased by his wife Beryl Rae (nee Bright) (2010), he is survived by his son Allan Rae (David Montgomery) of Toronto and his longtime friend Shirley Roberts of Ottawa. Allen was born on December 26, 1932 in Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada. He was a member of the R.C.M.P. (S/Sgt. Reg. #17435) from 1952 until he retired in 1972. He trained at "N" Division, served in "F" Division and later...
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