Blume Memorial 7/24/12

Published 07/24 2012 11:09PM

Updated 07/24 2012 11:12PM

Stillman Valley, Illinois-It was an unusual scene Tuesday evening at the Stillman Valley football field.  Hundreds of people turned out for a memorial celebration service for former assistant football coach Joe Blume.

Blume died a little over a week ago at the age of 71.  His former assistant coaches, players and opposing coaches turned out to reflect on Blume's career and his life.

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