Former turfwriter Pat Lynch dies
NEW YORK -- Patrick W. Lynch, long a turfwriter and a former vice president of the New York Racing Association, died
Monday after a lengthy illness, 10 days before his 85th birthday.
Lynch was a native New Yorker who, for more than three decades, was a reporter and columnist for the Hearst newspapers.
While serving in Europe with the Army in World War II, Lynch earned a Silver Star, Bronze Star, three Purple Hearts and a
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