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Thread Starter Father, You Are In A Better Place...
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      My Dad passed away @ 9:30 last night at a hospital in West Palm FL @ age 88  Although this posting will more than likely enlist sympathy from my friends in the Pregame community, my intention is to embark on a series of tributes that I plan on posting at various web sites I frequent. Some of my Father's work accomplishments are worth noting and affected almost this entire country.After completion, I plan on a future elaboration in this thread. Bottom line, this was not "out of the blue" and  I was prepared for the end of this long time battle against his diseases for some time. I'm fine and he is no longer suffering from a lower quality of life. He was a WWll veteran and asked to be laid to rest in a military cemetery near his home. Peace!                               




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My Condolences goes out to you and your family Doughboy

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My condolences Doughboy...He is in a better place now...Salute to all WW2 Vetrans....Are Country today, could not do what they did then....


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My condolences to you and your family.

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My condolences. Lost mine 2 years ago

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Sorry to hear it, DB. Thoughts and prayers from mine to yours. Godspeed.....

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Very sorry to hear this. My condolences to you and your family Doughboy.

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Sorry for your loss.  May God Bless you and your family at this very difficult time.  My sincere condolences


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Thoughts and prayers my friend!

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I work with vererans day in and day out- people dont realize the sacrifices they make for this country and thier families.

God Bless your father and all of our soldiers fighting for our freedom and all of our Veterans.

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