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Remembering those lost to suicide in Butler County

Over 50 people gathered in Butler last night to pay respects to those lost to suicide in Butler County, Butler Radio reports 84 people have died do to suicide in Butler County.

Twenty three empty pairs of shoes were lined around the fountain in Diamond Park to represent the lives lost. The youngest victim was 17 and the oldest 84, and all but four were men.

The Butler County Suicide Coalition organized the remembrance rally. This is national suicide awareness week.

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