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Old 12-16-2004, 01:53   #1
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Sad news

I know so many of you were friends with -- or simply enjoyed posts written by -- the man you know as Woof.

I know him as Ed, my former boss who became my good friend. And I'm sad to report that he passed away Dec. 1.

Reading his posts here, whether written in his own voice or that of his beloved golden retriever, reminds me how extraordinary this man was. From his most excellent adventures to his most straightforward opinions, Ed’s intellect, moral convictions and brilliantly dry sense of humor really come through.

His wife asked me to let you all know of his death. She and I both are very much aware of how much he enjoyed the camaraderie here.

I’ll pass along to his family any remembrances you’d like to post.

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Old 12-16-2004, 01:59   #2
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oh, man...just....oh, man.

WOOF was one of those i recognized by name and avatar...one of the GTers i thought of as a class act.

RIP WOOF...one of the highest regarded members in my book.
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Old 12-16-2004, 02:04   #3
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Oh my God!
This is huge...

All my heart, and prayers go out to his spirit and to his loved ones...

Woof was the closest I ever came to having an online dog!

;1 ;1 ;1
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Old 12-16-2004, 02:08   #4
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Very sad indeed. Rest in Peace Woof.
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Old 12-16-2004, 02:09   #5
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my bests to his wife and urself.

im sorry to hear of his passing
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Old 12-16-2004, 02:14   #6
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dunno what to say.. im kinda speechless, i enjoyed his posts, his remarks and his sense of humor, my deepest sympathy to you to and his family. i dunno what to type . sometimes life can humble a person , as i am now. all prayers sent to the family.


rip wolf .


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Old 12-16-2004, 02:15   #7
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Rest in Peace Woof, you was a friend of everyone here. Very sad news, Monika and I always had a lot of fun thanks to his posts. God bless his family. ;1
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Old 12-16-2004, 02:18   #8
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dang...was looking thru some old posts to put in this thread, and i found stuff that always made me smile at least, laugh a bit, and...never an unkind word to anybody.

i took the liberty to put some things together...hope nobody minds...some replies and such. if it is a link, its CLASSIC WOOF that i couldn't possibly attempt to duplicate.




Flowmaster Rulz

Replace everything. Sooo easy. Such a feeling of accomplishment when you flush your next dump!!!

Go for it!

I like to bury my bone!

Woooooooooooooooooooooooooo

Please explain Eddie C's diet.


http://glocktalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=311016

http://glocktalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=304183

http://glocktalk.com/showthread.php?...5&pagenumber=2

Never hit a dog!

http://glocktalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=305055

I’ll bet that my olfactory abilities are better then yours!

http://glocktalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=304094

My God! Get a puppy.

http://glocktalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=310141

http://glocktalk.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=306506

Mmmmm... Kielbasa




Me, Me, Me!!!

Waving both front paws in air and jumping up and down.




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Old 12-16-2004, 02:30   #9
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Please pass my condolences on to his family.
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Old 12-16-2004, 02:34   #10
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I just felt my heart sink....

Please pass along our love and condolences.

God's speed WOOF!
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Old 12-16-2004, 02:38   #11
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I am sorry to hear that. ;w
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Old 12-16-2004, 02:42   #12
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I'm saddened to hear of Woof's passing. His posts always made me grin.

God Bless Woof.
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Old 12-16-2004, 03:13   #13
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Woof had such a wonderful character, and his posts made everyone laugh. I will truly miss him ;1
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Old 12-16-2004, 03:13   #14
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Oh dear Lord in Heaven........

I can't believe that this is true.......

I know he had had a stroke, and was not in the best of health.

Woof was one of my fave buddies on this board and I am shocked and really saddened by this thread and his death.

I am sitting here with tears running down my face.......I am stunned and so saddened right now........there just are NO words for me right now.....

He lived life to the fullest right to the end (remember his recent threads about his trips with his faithful Golden buddy????)

In classic "Woof" style he did not let on to any of us that he was in more ill health than any of us realized. I think we all thought he was on a re-bound. I had no clue.....none at all.

My thoughts and prayers for his wife at this sad time.


;1 ;1 ;1 ;1 ;1 ;1 ;1
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Old 12-16-2004, 03:18   #15
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Here is Woof's profile.....

His last post was at 1:26am 11-30-04......and he was gone the NEXT day......

Friend of Woof?? Can you tell me what happened?? Was this unexpected??

http://www.glocktalk.com/member.php?...nfo&userid=936 (his profile)
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Old 12-16-2004, 03:19   #16
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Awwwwwwwwwwwww no. :(
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Old 12-16-2004, 03:52   #17
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Ah jeez, why do the good ones always seem to go? This is a great loss. My condolences to the family. ;1


PS - All dogs do go to heaven. ;w
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Old 12-16-2004, 04:26   #18
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Well, damn...

RIP Woofie! You are a great man.
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Old 12-16-2004, 04:30   #19
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wow what a shock..didn't know that he was sick
or anything


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Old 12-16-2004, 04:37   #20
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My condolences to his family. He was one of the good guys here.
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