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Adrian Simpson
« on: March 04, 2008, 09:09:13 AM »
A local high school student recently died of heart failure while playing basketball.  He attended William Cullen Bryant High School (P.S. 445).  We extend our deepest condolences to his friends and family.

The Daily News
Mates mourn 'exemplary' Bryant junior
By Ian Begley
Tuesday, March 4th 2008, 4:00 AM

The Bryant boys' basketball team sat together in the front pews of Saint Mark A.M.E. Church in Queens Monday, some sobbing, some silent, but all somber while honoring the memory of Adrian Simpson, their teammate who died on Feb.21 of apparent heart failure while playing pick-up basketball.

Simpson, a 17-year-old junior from Jackson Heights, was remembered for his easy smile and sense of humor during a two-hour memorial service attended by more than 200 classmates, friends and family.

"He always made you laugh," said Bryant freshman Jeffrey Pierre-Louis. "He was just fun to be around."

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Adrian Simpson
« on: March 04, 2008, 09:09:13 AM »