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Karyn Velez

March 5th, 1990 - August 11th, 2013
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines

Karyn Cecilia Velez American badminton player of Filipino origin passed away in a car accident in Manilla on the day of the finals of the BWF World Championhips


Karyn Velez won at the 2008 Philippine Championships and then moved over to the USA. For her new home, she won the 2009 Mexico International, 2010 and 2011, the Maldives International Altona International.

“  RIP Miss Karyn. I used to officiate in some of her games in the Philippines when she was still young. A very talented and promising athlete. Condolences to her family. :(  ”
“  RIP Karyn "Chibby" Velez! I can still remember how you used to sound on the phone, how you'd constantly call every day when you were younger. Although it's been years since the last time we heard from you, our family's still saddened by the news of your passing. God bless your soul and the hearts of your grieving family. May you find peace in God's loving arms.  ”
“  RIP Karyn. My condolences to her family and friends. She was a remarkable person, full of life and joy. It's a big loss for those who've known her.  ”
Funeral Service
August 15th, 2013
Pasig City, Philippines
Frontera Verde, Ortigas Avenue Corner C5 Road, Pasig City
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