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Dan Gernatt Sr., 97, dies
Thursday, May 8, 2014 - from the USTA Communications Department

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Columbus, OH --- Daniel R. Gernatt Sr., died Monday in his home after a brief illness. He was 97.

Dan was very active in the N.Y. Breeding program during the 1970s and 1980s. He stood Sir Taurus at his Collins, NY farm for four years prior to moving him to Blue Chip Farms in 1992. Sir Taurus, now retired, still resides at Blue Chip.  Sir Taurus turned 30 this year. Dan was also the co-breeder of Gallo Blue Chip, who retired as the sport's leading money winning pacer in 2005. 

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