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Florence high school football coach dies

Stephen McKane (Source: Florence High School) Stephen McKane (Source: Florence High School)

Students and staff at an Arizona high school are mourning the loss of their head football coach.

Florence High School posted this statement on the school website.

Stephen McKane, Florence High School head Varsity Football coach and teacher for the previous 2- 1/2 years suddenly passed away on October 8th at Banner Ironwood Hospital. Coach McKane dedicated his time and energy to the students and families of Florence High School. His passion has been about strengthening the youth and developing strong character in all. He was a dedicated husband and father of three young boys

This is a difficult time for his family, as well as the FHS students and staff. Our head coach, friend, teacher, and father will be missed dearly…

For those of you wanting to help out, there has been a memorial fund set up at Wells Fargo Bank to help Steve's family. The account name is the Stephen R. McKane Memorial fund, account number—2342790454.

Wells Fargo Bank
542 E. Hunt Highway Suite 101
San Tan Valley, AZ 85132

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