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Who Was Butch Pedersen? West Branch High Coach Dies After Battle With Cancer


It is very sad to share that Butch Pedersen passed away at the age of 73 years and this news is getting huge attention and popularity on the internet and many social media pages. He was most popular as a legendary football coach and served as a head football coach at West Branch High School for more than around 40 years. His death news is shocking news for his family, friends, and loved ones who are now expressing their sorrows for his loss. Let us know what happened to him, the cause of his death and also talk some more information related to his death in this article, so read continuously.

Who Was Butch Pedersen?

As per the exclusive news and information, the superintendent of the West Branch Community School District named Marty Jimmerson has confirmed his death news and shared his death news on Monday 3 April 2023. He also says that a memorial ceremony will take place at the school in his honor and shares a long or brief message for his death. The cause of his death is disclosed as he died after a long battle with cancer, he was suffering from cancer for a long period of time. Keep reading and scroll down to learn more information related to his death.

Who Was Butch Pedersen?

He was known as a football coach who served for more than 40 years at the West Branch Community School District and he marked an incredible impact on many of his student-athletes. His death news was shared by the West Branch High School through the medium of social media. He was one of the successful coaches of Lowa and was mostly liked for his friendly personality. He was diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndrome, a blood cancer in October 2022 and now sadly passed away. He began receiving hospice care last week and his illness was out of control.

Social media is full of tributes for him and many of his loved ones including athletes, coaches, teachers, fans, and family members share their deep love for him. There are many people who are sharing various relief thoughts with his family and supporting his family during this difficult time period. He guided the School team named West Branch Bears to three state championships in 1989, 1991, and 1992 and he also received the national coach of the year in 2017. There is not much information is coming out related to his personal life and his death. Stay tuned to socialtelecast.com to get more articles on the latest news topics.


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