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Global Soccer Icon Pelé to be Buried in His Hometown of Santos, Brazil After 24-Hour Public Wake and Funeral Procession

Tributes from around the world have been pouring in for soccer great Pelé, who died on Thursday at the age of 82 from multiple organ failure due to the progression of colon cancer. On Monday, a 24-hour public wake began at Santos’ 16,000-seater stadium, the home of Pelé’s former club Santos, and a funeral procession began on Tuesday. The procession…