Pete Frates, who helped launch ALS ice bucket challenge, dies at 34: Part 1 Pete Frates, who helped launch ALS ice bucket challenge, dies at 34: Part 1Genuine Bob, a lot of consonants you up, quotes wave of ice bucket, raising two hundred million dollars for a seemingly Unstoppable disease. When this disease has stopped, which it’s going to happen, this will go back to Pete and the ice bucket challenge for being the beginning of the this disease. Today, after the Define doctor’s expectations, Pete freydis left this world. He was just 34 online, a flood of tributes. Red Sox heart hurts a lot today, but your name and Legacy will live on forever. Rest easy, my friend, the outpouring of a life that touched so many feet was born in suburb Massachusetts, a Boston boy through-and-through. I have a kid that I knew was chosen to do something great I’ve known it since he was a boy, was an idyllic childhood and hitting pop flies. Videos capturing the charismatic Star College athlete he was destined to become in high school. Pete was a three-sport All-Star. Captain of the football and hockey teams you special. That way, I think that’s what he made other people better around them. Freddy’S is the leading base. Stealer use our vocal leader, A-Team TV, the guy late night sitting at your bed playing ACDC Metallica every night. That was p that athletic prowess his personality was larger than life. To its only someone that infectious energy of everybody is hundreds of friends, all of them would say they were his favorite when I first started and haven’t had always feel like. I would like you to meet my best friend so and so and finally, I was like how many best friends do you have, because of 14 best friends so far hit on and off the baseball diamond addendum that my wife makes the every story is. He was the best-looking guy that ever walked on the Boston College campus and when I remind her that I too went to Boston College, it makes for a couple of Awkward Moment who hit a homerun at Fenway parking out, it’s kind of like every kid’s dream, Pollock. What made you fall in love with pee, while he’s very handsome that didn’t hurt, but from the beginning, Pete was constantly taking care of me, and you know catering to my needs as a girl. It’S very flattering, and that’s just the kind of guy just falling in love and children in the future, but within mom’s Pete started feeling odd, having trouble with simple tasks like buttoning shirt. After a series of tests, doctors asked him to come in and bring his parents. The doctor walked in anyone like this with his hand. He said this is not the common cold. This is not Lyme disease, not Parkinson’s. It’S not! Ms. I hate to tell you pee mr.mrs fradys, you have ALS, was a death sentence, LS and your trophic lateral sclerosis. More commonly disease affecting roughly 30000, mostly older Americans, robbing patients of their movements, their voice and eventually their ability to breathe out of that office. She knew exactly the magnitude of this thing devastated. I didn’t know if I should run after her was stay with Pete being given a timeline is currently has no known cause or cure. Most patients live only three to five years on average, but almost immediately following the brawny diagnosis, as a dare pencils to the doctor. How much money do you need to cure this thing? She puts her hand on his knee and says Pete a billion dollar challenge to cure his disease and astronomical figure for sure, but that didn’t deter Pete freydis. So he said to her. You was like I’ll get. You a billion dollars and we’ll reach Bill Gates, but I’m on the ground laughing this absurd, which is a middle-class family. What are you talkin about? The team captain took the reins of his disease from day one. She said: the toilet. What about film star from self it was. What can I do to help other people? What can I do to help and make sure other people other families are going to go through? My family is going through. It would be a brutal path to you. You know you’re young, you have your whole life in front of you I’ll understand. If you leave yeah – and it was very short conversation cuz, I’m pretty sure I told him to basically shut up tear them apart for months after the diagnosis, Pete and Julie promise to spend the rest of their lives together. Knowing that you’re going to get married, knowing that you were about to say for richer for poorer in sickness and in health we got married, I was so nervous about the actual ceremony and saying those words. So I thought you know I’m going to get so emotional Empower does like yeah. We are doing us a sickness and help and I’m not crying about it cuz. This is the choice I’ve made in a wheelchair, ever the fighter, standing up to walk his wife down the aisle so kind of like Sorel to think about, because he was pretty much always in a wheelchair that point. What does that moment say about Pete walk if he wants to that helps? Bombard your Facebook feed five summers ago was watching all the videos of the silly friends doing the funniest thing and he was laughing hysterically. The net worth of athletes with massive social media following Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons Edelman Patriots promise, came true, the world’s richest man in just six weeks, hi everyone, George Stephanopoulos, your thanks for checking out the ABC News, YouTube channel. If you’d like to get more videos, show highlights and watch live event coverage click on the right over here to subscribe to our Channel and don’t forget to download the ABC News app for breaking news alerts. Thanks for what Frates, a former baseball player, battled the rare neurological disease for seven years. During that time, he and his network of athletes, helped launch the ice bucket challenge.