The basketball coach Jack Ramsay passed away at age 89, this age of death has to be considered impressive. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Jack Ramsay and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Also known as Dr. Jack, he was among one of the most respected coaches in NBA history. He coached the 1977 Portland Trailblazers to an NBA title.
He was married to Jean Duffey from 1949 until her death in 2010. He is the son of Anne Ramsay and Jack Ramsay Sr.
How did Jack Ramsay die?
Jack Ramsay's death was caused by cancer.
|Cause of death||Cancer|
|Age of death||89 years|
|Birthday||February 21, 1925|
|Death date||April 28, 2014|
|Place of death||Naples, Florida, United States|
|Place of burial||Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church Memorial, Naples, Collier County, Florida, USA|
Quotes by Jack Ramsay
I was playing sports all the time, and my parents, Anne and John, encouraged me to play in grade school and high school.Jack Ramsay
If you make a wrong move with explosives, it could be deadly. If you’re there when they blow up the beach, you get blown up, too. So you need to get your job done correctly… then pull the fuse with enough lag time for you to clear the area completely and get picked up by the small boats.Jack Ramsay
It made the most sense for us to select Sam Bowie. It was almost a no-brainer.Jack Ramsay
I’ve been blessed. I’ve had a great life and am continuing to have one.Jack Ramsay
There was great comraderie among players and coaches. We enjoyed the time we were together… road trips were fun. I don’t know that there was one moment that stood out among all the good times we had.Jack Ramsay