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Robert J. Sexton
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Birth: 1929, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1962
New York, USA

Bob Sexton graduated from Iona Grammar School in 1943 and then went on to Iona Prep where he played on the undefeated Prep football teams of 1946 and 1947. He attended Villanova University and then transferred to Iona College where he completed his degree in 1953. He returned to the Prep where he taught English and coached the football, baseball, and swimming teams. His 1961-'62 swimming team went undefeated and won the Metropolitan Championship. He had a congenital heart defect and died during open heart surgery at age 33. The "Most Typical Ionian" award is named for him.
 
 
Burial:
Holy Mount Cemetery
Eastchester
Westchester County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Anthony B
Record added: Sep 26, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5803867
Robert J. Sexton
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Robert J. Sexton
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Robert J. Sexton
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- Frances Oglesby
 Added: Aug. 17, 2010

-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 18, 2009
I visited your grave a couple of weeks ago and noticed that your wife Nora had a wreath sent to the site before Christmas. It's a shame that you died so young. You played on some of the greatest Iona Prep football teams of all time. You have been gone for...(Read more)
- Anthony B
 Added: Dec. 28, 2005
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