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Re: Sad news...

i am very sorry to know this. condolences to his family and us. thanks for
informing nech.


On Wed, Jul 24, 2013 at 11:55 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.