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Community Gathers at Doak Campbell to Mourn Loss of FSU Athletic Director

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Posted at 5:22 PM, Nov 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-28 17:01:28-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The life of FSU's beloved senior associate athletic director was celebrated Monday at the Doak Campbell Stadium.

Thousands were in the stands, to pay their respects to Monk Bonasorte.

He died after battling brain cancer. The Former Florida State All-American football player made his fight with cancer public in October of last year.

Bonasorte was an All-American safety for FSU from 1977-1980 and was inducted into the university's Hall of Fame for his outstanding career.

A scholarship has now set up in his honor. You can learn more about the scholarship here