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Re: Sad news...



I'm very sorry to hear this. 
-Phil

On Wed, Jul 24, 2013 at 8:45 PM, Suzan <suzanwelch@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> To JR... Rock on!
> Suzanne Welch
> 
> On Jul 24, 2013, at 4:55 PM, Nech <tytlane@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> 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.
>> 
>>