Roy Fabian, a teacher and coach at Berlin High School, passed away at the age of 90.
He was inducted into the first class of the Berlin High School Athletics Hall of Fame.
"Roy Fabian known as Coach Fabian passed away Feb. 14th, 2012," said his daughter Dee Fabian. "This man, my Dad, was deeply honored to be touched by such incredible students and athletes at Berlin High. He never missed a chance to share his joy of teaching and passion for coaching."
The family is setting up a scholarship in his name. Donations can be made to The Roy Fabian Scholarship c/o Berlin High School Patterson Way Berlin, CT. 06037.
There will be no funeral nor a service per his wishes.
"I am so amazed at the outpouring of help that has come from all over Berlin for my dad," son Corwyn Fabian said. "He has influenced more people than I could ever conceive of and it makes my family very proud of all the prayers that were sent in our families need."
His obituary will follow.