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As I listened to Eileen McNamara describe Mrs. Shriver chills arrived. Seems I was feeling a strong flashback to my catholic school days with the nuns. We were taught not to waste time. Sense of urgency. Drive, focus, discipline etc. Disciplines…Kathy Welsch | Posted on Wed Oct 31 09:56:23 EDT 2018

Mrs. Shiver was a great person for Special Olympics who loved working with handicapped people. She will be missed.Peg | Posted on Thu May 31 09:52:54 EDT 2018

No doubt Mrs. Eunice Kennedy Shriver was the finest intellectual lady with a beautiful mind that shared her love and deepest care for the people, especially those who needed a voice. As a mom of an exceptional young boy, I can only say that Special…E. Molina | Posted on Wed Jan 31 11:58:28 EST 2018

To the children of Mrs. Shriver, I was fortunate enough to watch the 30 for 30 program about your mom, God bless her. Putting a smile on a million kids faces cannot be anything but priceless. You were very lucky to have her for a mom, full of spunk. The…Mike Andersen | Posted on Tue Oct 31 10:02:32 EDT 2017

I just saw the tribute on the ESPY awards and was blown away by all of the relentless work Mrs. Shriver. What an awesome soul be blessed in heaven.Jae | Posted on Mon Jul 31 10:57:39 EDT 2017

Without you "percolating" in life there will always be a collective and personal void. You have left growing lessons of a great life well lived. We will all always appreciate and be in awe of your contributions! I never met you but I love what your life…Kent Wood Mohr | Posted on Fri Mar 31 16:33:26 EDT 2017

Dear Mrs. Shriver, I want to thank you for creating The Special Olympics. I met you in Cape Cod by accident, and I was amazed at your kindness , hospitality with people who have disabilities. We just said Hello and I walked away. I have Epilepsy,…Susan Esquivel | Posted on Fri Mar 31 16:33:26 EDT 2017

Eunice Kennedy Shriver visited our Nation's Science Center through her son Anthony Shriver Kennedy who established Best Buddies International. We were pleased to see Memoriums in academic journals and historical books on Eunice Kennedy Shriver's work.…Julie Ann Racino | Posted on Wed Aug 31 09:58:10 EDT 2016

Mrs. Shiver when I heard you had passed away, I never felt the same as a Special Olympics athlete. Your presence will always be felt, no matter what. I never got to meet you, but I've heard of Maria Shiver. Rest in peace.carey H (twitchstitch) | Posted on Thu Mar 31 11:19:54 EDT 2016

EKS was a fearless and inspirational leader who advocated and strove to improve the lives of people with intellectual disabilities. Her vision for change created a social movement which is still growing, Thank you for your persistence, love, and…Stacia Helmer | Posted on Tue Feb 02 09:27:54 EST 2016

Eunice Kenndy Shriver belived that people with disablities could play sports while others didn't even want to believe it. Thanks to her, people with disabilities have a chance to prove to the world that they could do it. Thank you!Danielle Blue | Posted on Mon Jan 04 09:20:29 EST 2016

Mrs. Shriver, As A Prior Student Learning About You Gives Me Hope For People With Intellect Disabilities, I'm Doing A Project On You So I Decided To Write This And Maybe Let Another Person Be Inspired By Your Work By Teaching Them What You Have Done For…Azelia | Posted on Tue Dec 08 13:12:27 EST 2015

I never knew of Mrs Shriver until recently - her work staggers me - truly an inspiration.Heath | Posted on Tue Dec 08 13:12:27 EST 2015

Thank You Mrs. Shriver for starting Special Olympics! You were one amazing and inspiring woman and mom :) I love doing Special OlympicsRose Pleskow | Posted on Tue Dec 08 13:12:27 EST 2015

Thank you Mrs. Shriver and Your Beautiful Family.. The Shrivers are a Family that have made a huge difference and major contribution to the World. We are blessed to have you in our lives...Debbie Gee | Posted on Mon Aug 03 13:14:00 EDT 2015