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Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« on: April 11, 2012, 08:59:54 AM »
Friends

Christa has just contacted me with the sad news. Our friend, who was responsible for so much fun, laughter and pleasant banter has left this realm.

Abe (a.k.a. ABC a.k.a. The Mossel Basher a.k.a. Viagara) was one of the founding members of this forum. He was a great friend to have and an entertaining host at some of our local GTGs.

I would like to extend my profoundest sympathies to Christa and the family. It was long and hard battle for Abe and also the fanmily. The last time I saw Christa she looked physically drained. There has been much well-wishing here on the forum but, in the end, these matters are out of our hands.

Abe will be sorely missed.

God be with you, Christa and family.
« Last Edit: April 11, 2012, 09:02:29 AM by Shonver »
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Offline Andrew

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2012, 09:04:55 AM »
Oh no, what awful news. RIP, Abe, really sorry to hear this.
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Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2012, 09:05:37 AM »
Wow. And I just spoke to him two weeks ago. This is terrible news!

Abe, we will all miss you dearly and Christa: Our thoughts are with you all.
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Offline ViVoAudio

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2012, 09:08:49 AM »
He will be dearly missed and celebrated.
My sincerest condolences to Christa and his family.
 
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Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2012, 09:09:26 AM »
Truly sad news.

May GOD be with the family he left behind.

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Offline Enigma_2k4

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2012, 09:11:11 AM »
Oh dear, this is sad news indeed! I am so sorry for your loss Christa. Abe, you will be missed my friend!

Offline naughty

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #6 on: April 11, 2012, 09:14:13 AM »
Sad news indeed .... Rest In Peace sir and condolences to Christa and the rest of the family

Offline oradba69

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #7 on: April 11, 2012, 09:14:29 AM »
Condolences to all his loved ones  :(
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Offline frikkie

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #8 on: April 11, 2012, 09:18:08 AM »
Rest well Abe. One of the nicest guys I've had the honour of knowing.

Christa - Di and I have you and the kids in our thoughts.
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Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #9 on: April 11, 2012, 09:18:59 AM »
Condolences to all his people. His banter will be missed round here.
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Offline WalkerJohn

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #10 on: April 11, 2012, 09:21:44 AM »
 Rest in Peace Abe my friend.  :'( We will miss your funny sense of Humor.  Condolences to the Family.

Offline rsifan

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« Reply #11 on: April 11, 2012, 09:24:07 AM »
RIP  :(

Offline alternativeroute

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #12 on: April 11, 2012, 09:27:19 AM »
RIP Abe, your generosity of spirit will always be remembered. Condolences to Christa and the kids in this hard time.


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Offline Mistro

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #13 on: April 11, 2012, 09:31:04 AM »
Sad news indeed. May his soul rest in peace and my condolences to his loved ones.
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Offline Timber_MG

Re: Our dear friend has passed on - Rest well, Abe
« Reply #14 on: April 11, 2012, 09:33:52 AM »
A LOL for a defining character of this forum. You will be missed.