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11-22-2015 03:52 AM

Most of you won’t know this yet but Don has been suffering/fighting the big “C” for a while.
He is now in Hospice at the Hospital and the cancer has spread to his brain.
Don has been a great influence to me and was responsible for getting me started in Segmenting, which I really enjoy.
My thoughts and prayers go to Don, Kathy and the Girls.
God Bless.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#1 posted 11-22-2015 04:36 AM

Thoughts and prayers to your friend, his family and you.

-- "Our past judges our present." JFK - 1962; American Heritage Magazine

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#2 posted 11-22-2015 04:40 AM

Never a good thing to hear. My prayers will be with them.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#3 posted 11-22-2015 05:47 AM

Bob, sorry to hear about your mentor and mate Don, he would be proud of your work. Thinking of Don and his family.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#4 posted 11-22-2015 01:01 PM

Bob, my prayers go out to Don and his family. So sorry to hear that.


-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 11-22-2015 01:07 PM

Sorry to hear this. My prayers to Don and his family.

-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith

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#6 posted 11-22-2015 01:52 PM

It is friends that make our life special. It is hard when they become ill and the big C is the worst. Thoughts and prayers to all of you


-- Ron Campbell

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#7 posted 11-25-2015 10:35 AM

OMG, Bob. Don is one of my first few Buddies. He introduced me to you. I didn’t know that. I’m really, really sad now. Don is one of those Buddies, who, right from my first meeting, I thought, If ever I’m in his neck of the woods….. I haven’t known him for nearly as long as you have, but, I’ve been very fond of him, from the moment we met (in the cyberworld).

-- Mark

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