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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 MARY SEELEY

MARY "GERRI" GERALDINE SEELEY (1947 - 2015) Gerri went to be with her Lord and Saviour on February 17, 2015 at 67 years of age, while a patient at Toronto General Hospital, the hospital where she trained as an x-ray technician. Gerri married the love of her life Dennis in 1969. They did everything together and she leaves a big hole in his heart. She worked for many years for Dr. David Dudley in Unionville and she and Dennis moved from Unionville to Stouffville 14 years ago. Gerri was the...
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