Death – Obituaries : (MARKET NEWS) – Friends and families are mourning the death of Zeke Bratkowski, an amazing Packers player from the Vince Lombardi era who recently passed away.
Zeke Bratkowski, a significant Packers player from the Lombardi period, has died at age 88.
In an eulogy on the Packers site, Bratkowski is described as the Green Bay Packers’ “impeccably fit reinforcement quarterback” when the group won three straight NFL titles during the 1960s under Vince Lombardi.
He passed on Monday in Florida.
Zeke Bratkowski Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on what cause the death of Zeke Bratkowski. This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Zeke Bratkowski ctd…
“Zeke Bratkowski” = 59
his nickname was “Super Sub” = 95 (reflection of 59)
He died at age 88 – after packers got their 8th win of the season and he was 8-1 in games where Bratkowski started in place of or replaced Bart Starr ! pic.twitter.com/W39qpduskq
— 🎃☠️JP☠️🎃 (@EsotericPacker) November 12, 2019
No word yet from the @Packers officially but word circulating that former Lombardi Packers back-up QB, Zeke Bratkowski has passed away at the age of 88.
Bart now has his back-up and friend with him…..for eternity.
— Bill Michaels (@Bill_Michaels) November 11, 2019
— Sports Days Past (@SportsDaysPast) November 12, 2019
Today in 1959: Vince Lombardi makes head coaching debut for Packers in 19-16 loss to Bears in Milwaukee. Reserve QB Bart Starr tosses two TDs in loss, but Chicago QB Zeke Bratkowski’s 37-yard TD strike with 41 seconds left proves to be the difference. pic.twitter.com/piGQ9iCoEN
— Packers History (@HistoricPackers) August 15, 2018
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