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 Re: Kalmen Opperman (1919-2010)
Author: Ken Shaw 2017
Date:   2010-06-19 00:16

I thought he would last forever -- too tough to die. He was a hall of fame player, teacher and personality.

The last time I saw him was at the Weil Hall celebration of his 90th birthday. I congratulated him on reaching a nice round number, and he grabbed my hand in an iron grip and said "I'm going for 100."

Good bye, Kal.

Ken Shaw

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