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Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby Sir Purrcival » Sun Apr 30, 2017 6:48 pm

I've just heard that Geroy Simon's wife has passed away. Cause not yet disclosed. Thoughts and prayers are with the family during a difficult time.


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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby DanoT » Sun Apr 30, 2017 6:54 pm

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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby Gridiron Ernie » Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:30 pm

A staggering loss for our good man Geroy and his family and friends. Not something one can take in stride or even fully grasp. Too many among us, sadly, may know from experience the loss of a dearest one. A sense of loss and sorrow surely reverberates through the club, and now -- rippling out into the community. Offering my heartfelt condolences.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby Robbie » Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:40 pm

Deepest sympathies to the Simon family. Tracy Lasorsa-Simon was not only the wife of Geroy Simon but was also a Lions' staff member as she was the Lions director of Canadian scouting.

http://www.bclions.com/2017/04/30/bc-li ... rsa-simon/
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby DanoT » Sun Apr 30, 2017 7:52 pm

Robbie wrote:Deepest sympathies to the Simon family. Tracy Lasorsa-Simon was not only the wife of Geroy Simon but was also a Lions' staff member as she was the Lions director of Canadian scouting.

http://www.bclions.com/2017/04/30/bc-li ... rsa-simon/


Actually, it is Geroy that is the Lions director of Canadian scouting. But due to the poor sentence structure of the article above, I can see the confusion.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby TheLionKing » Sun Apr 30, 2017 8:29 pm

Sad, condolences to the Simon family.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby WestCoastJoe » Sun Apr 30, 2017 8:50 pm

Heartfelt condolences, Geroy, and to your family and friends.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby B.C.FAN » Sun Apr 30, 2017 9:09 pm

Deepest condolences to Geroy and family.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby David » Sun Apr 30, 2017 10:29 pm

Devastating news. My heartfelt condolences go out to Geroy and his family.

Not appropriate to speculate, but Geroy played such a big part in the OTAs late last week (instructing the receivers where to position themselves during drills and scrimmage) so I would assume this was an unexpected passing. So sad.


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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby Gridiron Ernie » Sun Apr 30, 2017 10:49 pm

Yes, '"had not been ailing" according to our Lions' communications director Jamie Cartmell. Thus will be all the more devastating for those near and dear. Thoughts and prayers... ongoing.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby dtrain » Mon May 01, 2017 11:57 am

I can only repeat what everyone has already stated, what a sad and tragic thing to happen.
As longtime and passionate Lions fans, we all share a real connection to the team, staff and players.
My deepest heartfelt condolences.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby Big Time » Mon May 01, 2017 12:28 pm

Terrible news. Tracy used to sit in my section for Lions games. Met her a few times, always friendly, and a big part of the Lions community. Condolences to Geroy and his family.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby Toppy Vann » Mon May 01, 2017 12:40 pm

Horrible and devastating to any family to experience something like this - but always far worse when someone so young is gone.

Unimaginable the grief that this family and their friends must be experiencing now. A sad reminder that we just never know what can happen like this. My heart goes out to Geroy and family and to Tracy's family and friends.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby Mikemike » Fri May 05, 2017 1:14 am

Certainly a big loss to the Lions family, and to the CFL & fans everywhere. Deepest condolences.
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Re: Condolences to Geroy and Family

Postby TheLionKing » Fri May 05, 2017 10:12 am

Tracy would have turned 40 today.
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