A tribute to Jake
Published 11/11/2011, The Jamestown Sun
He lived almost 94 years, and when Jake finally passed on the 22nd of October, it was a relief for my brother Jim and me. After the strokes, he had withered away to a skeleton — a stark contrast to the powerful, robust 212-pound man he had been most of his adult life.Word count: 739
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