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Relatives, ex-teammates and coaches remembered Cullen Finnerty during a funeral Tuesday for the former Grand Valley State University star quarterback whose body was discovered last month in woods in western Michigan. ''God must have had a bad season last year. Because he took you as the No. 1 draft pick this year,'' older brother, Tim, said during a Mass at St. Mary Magdalen Parish in Livingston County's Brighton Township, northwest of Detroit. Authorities found no obvious signs of trauma and have yet to determine a cause of death for the 30-year-old, who was with his relatives on a holiday weekend at a cottage in Lake County's Webber Township. He disappeared May 26 while fishing a river separately from other relatives. His body was found days later, about 65 miles north of Grand Rapids during a search by dozens of people including former teammates, coaches and current players from the school in Allendale. Finnerty, a star at Brighton High School, was one of the most successful ...
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