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Jerry Buss
5:41 pm
Mon February 18, 2013

Kemmerer native and LA Lakers owner Jerry Buss dies at 80

Jerry Buss

Wyoming native and owner of the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team Jerry Buss has died.

Gerald Buss grew up in Kemmerer, Wyoming. Buss was raised by his mother Jessie, a waitress. As a boy, Buss waited in food lines during the great depression.

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