Irene Pollin Death | Obituary – Former Wizards, Capitals and Mystics Owner Irene Pollin age 92 passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at her home in Amherst, Massachusetts.,
Irene Pollin was an active partner in her husband’s sports business. Abe Pollin bought the Chicago Zephyrs NBA team in 1963, moved them to Baltimore, and renamed them the Bullets. He then built the Capital Centre in Landover, Maryland, and moved the team there in 1973.
We are never ready to say goodbye forever even though we know it is a part of life. This day our hearts are heavy for losing someone so special, but as we mourn your death, we also celebrate your life. Rest in peace.
It always seems like we have all the time in the world, only to realize how fleeting it really is. We wish we had more time to do and say the things we saved for later which along with you is gone forever. We promise to keep you alive in Our memories.
Even in death, you are still loved and forever will be. You have touched the hearts of so many who owe you a lifetime of gratitude. We are not saying goodbye forever but goodbye for now. We pray you find peace and rest wherever you are.
We express our sympathy and deepest condolences to Irene Pollin’s family today and in the days, weeks, months, and years that are to come as they cope with her passing. May her soul rest in peace.
On behalf of the Pollin Family, we share the sad news that philanthropist, psychotherapist, former Wizards, Capitals and Mystics Owner Irene Pollin has passed away.
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— Washington Wizards (@WashWizards) July 29, 2020