Teacher dies minutes after retiring

There are 8 comments on the WTSP Tampa Bay story from Jun 2, 2008, titled Teacher dies minutes after retiring. In it, WTSP Tampa Bay reports that:

An elementary school teacher retiring after a 36-year career died of a heart attack moments after saying goodbye to her final class for the summer.

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Tampa, FL

#1 Jun 2, 2008
OMG that is so sad. At least she got to say good bye.

Since: Aug 07

Inverness, FL

#2 Jun 2, 2008
Amazing, her life truly was meant for teaching it seems. Once her purpose was fulfilled, it was time to move on.

Palm Harbor, FL

#3 Jun 2, 2008
that is amazing, at least the students didn't witness anything and they can keep the memories they have of her. that is just soooooo sad. RIP

“It is what it is”

Since: Jun 07


#4 Jun 2, 2008
that is so sad....i hope her husband gets her retirement!!
iris nelson

North Port, FL

#5 Jun 2, 2008
that is so sad i pray that God bless her family
bushnell cz


#6 Jun 2, 2008
thats really sad
Emma e reckshun

United States

#7 Jun 2, 2008
OMG, I tried telling those kids not to do it! I told them be patient she was retiring soon.. I guess they just had enough

“Strawberri48 Reynolds”

Since: Sep 07

Pinellas Park Fl. Melbourne Fl

#8 Jun 3, 2008
My heart goes out to their family and friends

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