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just read about the sad news. Always liked him. RIP Skipper.

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If ever a thread on Offbeat
brought everyone together in such a good way -
this must surely be the it..

Says it all about our late friend, Skipper:

http://www.youtube.com/watch...

Peace ........

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wow

I didn't really know Skipper that well but I do know he was a man with a wonderful sense of humor and will certainly be missed by many here.

RIP Skipper

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R.I.P. Skipper

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SKIPPER.......... reminds me of

the man you laugh at because he made you feel good because of his simply ways

not a professional pundit but a common sense man ... who was street smart

he saw things from his realm as few do
a back/porch
a back/yard
a rocker
a six pack

loved his isolation/his country his life
but would tell you gave a beer a rocker and a view...

Skipper was representative of why I was in Nam....would give his life to make sure I got home and those in the Nam arena had the same as he did

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tallyho wrote:
SKIPPER.......... reminds me of
the man you laugh at because he made you feel good because of his simply ways
not a professional pundit but a common sense man ... who was street smart
he saw things from his realm as few do
a back/porch
a back/yard
a rocker
a six pack
loved his isolation/his country his life
but would tell you gave a beer a rocker and a view...
Skipper was representative of why I was in Nam....would give his life to make sure I got home and those in the Nam arena had the same as he did
Cheers! to the canonized Saint Skip and his simply ways!

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came across by accident

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Sending warm Birthday Greetings your way Skipper..
I always enjoy your posts and your fine wit..
Have a WONDERFUL 62nd birthday Skipper...
http://ie.youtube.com/watch ...
((I took note of you post on the
'What age are you' poll))
LOL

I'm beholding to you and everone else for sending me birthday wishes..(sniff..sniff)

thank you

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look who is here ......... INCROYABLE

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"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal; love leaves a memory no one can steal."

Skip ~

I knew you only in passing on a public forum. I met you over 5 years ago. I knew of your service background and that you lived in Georgia. Your spontaneous sense of humor and your genuine personality will sorely be missed around the old Offbeat.

Godspeed my man - and thank you for your friendship.

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I realize that I did not know Skipper as well as most of you do. He was one of my, "play the letter game," friends on the "Topix" forum. I have only talked to him twice through private messaging, but he seemed like a really nice guy. I am saddened to hear of this news.

I want to also say that my thoughts and prayers go out to all of his family and friends. I am sure he touched many lives.

It is always sad when someone passes, but I am sure he is standing in the beautiful light with all those he loved that has passed on before him. He is rejoicing in the love with the Almighty God.

This is a song that is frequently played at funerals, and I wanted to share it with you all. It is for the mourners, that have lost such a wonderful person like him.

http://www.youtube.com/watch...

R.I.P.
Skipper

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that was beautifull Macks..you will be so missed Skipper...God bless your heart..:O(..(hugs)..Take care of him Lord,Amen...

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Makes me feel sad.

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Macks-A-Million wrote:
I realize that I did not know Skipper as well as most of you do. He was one of my, "play the letter game," friends on the "Topix" forum. I have only talked to him twice through private messaging, but he seemed like a really nice guy. I am saddened to hear of this news.
I want to also say that my thoughts and prayers go out to all of his family and friends. I am sure he touched many lives.
It is always sad when someone passes, but I am sure he is standing in the beautiful light with all those he loved that has passed on before him. He is rejoicing in the love with the Almighty God.
This is a song that is frequently played at funerals, and I wanted to share it with you all. It is for the mourners, that have lost such a wonderful person like him.
http://www.youtube.com/watch...
R.I.P.
Skipper
I would like to thank you for sharing such a beautiful song,
it is both comforting and soothing, a beautiful choice.
Thank you.

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I knew nothing of him, but I do send my condolences. Sorry to hear it.

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Skipper you were a good friend to alot of people in the RW and hear on topix/offbeat you were the rock to some a father,son,brother,uncle,and friend to all and now you can watch over all of us RIP my friend

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I was sorry to just hear of Skip's passing this morning and although I rarely ever got around to posting to him, I knew him a long time.

We were friends in passing along the way on Topix for years and he seemed pretty cool on the few occasions we posted together.

May he rest in peace!

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Theres always that certain one when trying to find your way in the world , who takes a minute and says hello..They stop just a second to make you feel as if you matter, and will part of their family... RW or Cyber.. that was Skipper..
He was a funny, gentle , genuine fella and as I said earlier, one of OB's greats.. I will miss your heart and humor Skip..thanks for welcoming me aboard our mothership
xoxoxo

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A very sad loss to Offbeat. R.I.P skipper.

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I think what I like most about Skipper was that he sort of brought all of us on Topix together, like an Offbeat Cyber Family <3

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... finest kind finest kind ...

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