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KC Jones
12-03-2010, 07:16 PM
A casual friend of mine died the night before last. He was my age - 39, and our boys are good friends and go to school together. I got a call from his wifes best friend last night that he was gone. No known illness - just never woke up. Maybe a heart attack.

This hits home for me - I lost my mom when I was 13 and I've carried that with me my whole life. His daughter is 13 and his son is 10. When I'm alone and I think of his kids I lose it. :deevee:

Anyway, I just wanted to get it off my chest.

12-03-2010, 07:19 PM
prayers for his family on the way
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12-03-2010, 07:22 PM
Damn, that's six years younger than me. Makes you think.

My condolences on the loss of your friend. :(

12-03-2010, 07:23 PM
That's sad, man. Hang in there. Thoughts and prayers.

12-03-2010, 07:24 PM
Wow, way too young. Very sorry to hear it.

12-03-2010, 07:26 PM
WOW, so sorry to hear that... Prayers...

Dave Lane
12-03-2010, 07:30 PM
Very sad way too soon. Good luck to you.

12-03-2010, 07:32 PM
Sorry to hear that bud.

Titty Meat
12-03-2010, 07:49 PM
Sorry to hear that man way too fuckin young.

12-03-2010, 08:23 PM
To anyone who loses a father at a young age, my heart goes out to them.

At least at 13 and 10 respectively, (and 13, in your case) they did get to know him a little and learn from him.

I lost my dad at 4 years old, and still regret to this day, all these years later, that I didn't get a chance to know him.

Treasure the memories that you have of your father, and pass that on to his children if the opportunity presents itself to do so.

12-03-2010, 08:28 PM
39 wow, and I hit 38 in a couple of days. It makes you wonder, there's nothing you can do when your time comes.

12-03-2010, 08:29 PM
Condolences and prayers to the family. Take some time to tell your kids you love them.
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Al Czervik
12-03-2010, 08:49 PM
Sorry to hear that KC...
Prayers to his wife and children....

12-03-2010, 09:00 PM
Sorry to hear it. Hang tough with the family, they'll need your help and support..

Simply Red
12-03-2010, 10:03 PM
sorry man, I'm hoping for the best for his family, shit is tough.

12-03-2010, 10:08 PM
prayers and thoughts, EJ.. as a man who lost his father at a young age, my heart goes out to all involved.

12-03-2010, 10:22 PM
Geez. That's awful. Prayers for the family.

12-03-2010, 10:27 PM
Sorry to hear. That's heartbreaking.

Chiefs Rool
12-03-2010, 10:34 PM
damn man, I'm sorry to hear that.

12-03-2010, 10:35 PM
Prayers out to you, KC J

12-03-2010, 10:47 PM
Unbelievable. I plan to be 39 for at least a decade or two. But you never know when your time is up.