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Edward "Steady Ed" Headrick
Birth: Jun. 28, 1924
South Pasadena
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Aug. 12, 2002
La Selva Beach
Santa Cruz County
California, USA

Frisbee pioneer. He was hailed as the father of the modern day Frisbee. He founded the International Frisbee Association and the Professional Disc Golf Association. "I felt the Frisbee had some kind of a spirit involved. It's not just like playing catch with a ball. It's the beautiful flight," Headrick said. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, he wished to have his ashes molded into memorial flying discs and given to family and close friends. 

Cause of death: Stroke
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
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Record added: Aug 14, 2002
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- Cindy
 Added: Aug. 12, 2016

- Cindy
 Added: Jun. 28, 2016
Mr. Headrick asked that his ashes be molded into a limited number of memorial flying discs, which were distributed to his family and friends, his son Ken told The Santa Cruz Sentinel.
 Added: Dec. 15, 2015
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