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Re: Sad news...

Damn, sad need indeed. 

Wayne Catalde <2robcatway@xxxxxxx> wrote:

>Very sad news indeed! RIP JR!
>> For all of the long timers on here, it is with heavy heart that I pass on 
>> the news that long time FBO-er and DG-er, and all around funny guy, JR 
>> Sroufe, has gone over to play drums with Bonzo.  Other than knowing he had 
>> been ailing for years, I was not aware just how dire his situation was. 
>> Apparently he was enjoying life to his fullest posting pics of his fishing 
>> prowess just up till this past weekend.
>> I guess now I'll never find out just how the hell you got my number to 
>> work and then proceeded to call and berate me telling me you'd punch me so 
>> hard you'd knock a lung out cause your cell service was so bad. You 
>> totally had me. I bet there are others on here that can tell stories of 
>> JR's highjinks at Zepfests past.
>> I shall also never forget you being one of the first people to burn me a 
>> bunch of shows to get my CDr collection going. And the choice of show was 
>> nothing short of classic.  Smoking Pig's Burn Like a Candle. And him 
>> telling me "I'm doing it a 1X because it's THAT important of a show for 
>> you to have."  A decade later Jimmy thought so too and gave us HTWWW. I 
>> still prefer Burn Like a Candle, and tonight shall go seek out that 
>> original cdr and have a Ballantine just for you.
>> RIP my friend. You will be missed.