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OBITUARY: Saying goodbye to “Mr. Hockey”

Gordie Howe, 1928-2016

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“Mr. Hockey” – Gordie Howe’s Chex cereal box trading card photo, circa 1963. 

The reaction of hockey lovers and Canadians from all walks of life to the passing of famed hockey player Gordie Howe has been far-reaching and bittersweet.