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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 Tim Garton

Garton, Tim Tim Garton passed away early Monday morning, April 25, 2016, succumbing to MDS with his beloved wife and best friend Mara by his side in Kansas City, MO. He was 73. As a husband, father, swimmer, outdoorsman, entrepreneur, and scholar, Tim was known for his larger-than-life persona, his boundless love for family and friends, his determined, unflappable spirit, and his dedication and willpower to overcome any obstacle that dared face him. In his 73 years, Tim lived a robust,...
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