Ben Brownlee cause of death – Ben Brownlee dead : obituary – tributes
- Date of death: October 6, 2020
- Age: 26-year-old
- Cause of death: found dead in the San Juan Mountains
How did Ben Brownlee die?
The University of Kansas is mourning the loss of a former track and field and cross country athlete.
The University of Kansas Athletics Department said in a release that it is mourning the loss of Ben Brownlee after he was found in the San Juan Mountains near Lake City, Co., on Tuesday. It said he was 26.
According to KU Athletics, Brownlee was from Dallas, Tex., and was a member of the KU track & field and cross country teams from 2012-2016.
“Ben was a valued member of our team. My prayers are with his family, teammates and friends. We will miss his great smile and personality,” Head Coach Stanley Redwine said.
“We are saddened to hear of the passing of Ben Brownlee. He had such enthusiasm and love for his family, friends, KU and hiking. My heart goes out to all those that loved him and his family and friends and teammates,” Assistant Coach Michael Whittlesey said.
Ben Brownlee Obituary, funeral arrangement, any GoFundMe page
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Ben Brownlee tributes
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Head Coach Stanley Redwine on the passing of Ben Brownlee: pic.twitter.com/2IwZSAf9wI
— Kansas Track & Field (@KUTrack) October 7, 2020
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