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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 William BOLTON Jr.

BOLTON, William O. Jr. "Bill" 83, passed away on July 5, 2018. Bill was a life-long resident of St. Petersburg and it is with great sadness that his family announces his passing. He was born November 21, 1934 in St. Petersburg, Florida to Elizabeth Calarde Bolton "Betty" and William Oakley Bolton Sr. He graduated from St. Petersburg High School where he lettered in football, basketball, and track, receiving All State Honors in football and track. Bill received a football scholarship to the...
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