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Author and motivational speaker Stephen R. Covey dies

July 16, 2012
source: Deseret News

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MR says: We are so sad for his family.

Popular author Stephen R. Covey, who gained fame with the bestselling book "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People," died early Monday.

Covey passed away at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center at 2:15 a.m. due to "residual effect" of a bicycling accident in April, according to a family statement. The man, who has nine children and 52 grandchildren, was surrounded by his wife, Sandra, and each of his children at the time of his death.

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oporterrockwell said...

03:29 PM
on Jul 18, 2012

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I remember when I first met Brother Covey. His son served his mission in Paraguay. He went to pick him up. He spoke to the entire mission. He was working on his book "Divine Center". I remember my companion trying to interpret for me ... Lol! He spoke for 3 hours straight! He was filled with energy. May the Lord bless his family. Thank you Brother Covey!
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