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Statement from the Steinbrenner family

Just released by the family:

"We would like to extend our heartfelt thanks for the many kind words of condolence. We have been deeply moved by the generous outpouring of love and affection for George.”

The Yankees also announced the family will hold a private service and that a public memorial will be planned, with details to be announced next week.


In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to any of the following charities:


The Silver Shield Foundation

866 United Nations Plaza, Suite 307

New York, NY 10017

(212) 832-1100


Special Operation Warrior Foundation

P.O. Box 13483

Tampa, FL 33681-3483

(813) 805-9400


The Gold Shield Foundation of Tampa

P.O. Box 271791

Tampa, FL 33688-1791

(813) 969-0417


Boys and Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay

1307 North MacDill Avenue

Tampa, FL 33607



In support of Bronx based Boys and Girls Clubs

Boys and Girls Club of America (Northeast)

5 Hanover Square, 3rd Floor

New York, NY 10004-2657

(212) 377-6405





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