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Sports Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

People in the world of sports inspire us in their pursuit of excellence. The death of an athlete or coach can conjure memories of their past accomplishments and create a collective sense of loss and nostalgia. This memorial site was created to honor and remember athletes, coaches and managers from a wide variety of sports, as well as the journalists and broadcasters who have celebrated their achievements.
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Remembering the life, death and sports legacy of Samuel Koch

HADLEY - Samuel Chamberlain Koch, 59, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at home in Hadley, of sinus cancer. Sam was born in Boston, the son of the late Albert Carl Koch, Jr., and Frances Jean Emery Koch. Growing up, Sam and his family were known to be avid skiers and sailors. He was a graduate of Concord Carlisle High School where he received the "Flag Award" for civic contributions and then went on to complete a post-graduate year at Northfield Mount Hermon School in Gill. Sam enjoyed reminiscing...
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