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Remembering a local legend

Members of the Mercer Island High School boys and girls tennis teams lined the exit to the Mercer Island Prysbetarian Church on Saturday, Nov. 7 following MIHS tennis coach Joyce Hedlund’s memorial service. Hedlund, who coached at the school for 15 years, died last week after a stroke. She would have celebrated her 67th birthday today. - Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter
Members of the Mercer Island High School boys and girls tennis teams lined the exit to the Mercer Island Prysbetarian Church on Saturday, Nov. 7 following MIHS tennis coach Joyce Hedlund’s memorial service. Hedlund, who coached at the school for 15 years, died last week after a stroke. She would have celebrated her 67th birthday today.
— image credit: Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter

Students, family and the Mercer Island community gathered on Saturday to celebrate and remember the life of Joyce Hedlund, a longtime coach at Mercer Island High School.

See this week's Reporter for more on Hedlund.

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