Rudi's passing

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby Waif » Fri Mar 03, 2017 10:48 pm

Condolences to his loved ones.

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby clintmo » Sat Mar 04, 2017 12:53 am

I'm sorry I never got to meet Rudi, though I feel a little like I knew him just by his presence here on the forum. My condolences to all his friends and family. Thank you so much for all your efforts here, Rudi!

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby ReTractor » Sat Mar 04, 2017 5:42 am

I never met him but he did reply to several of my posts and I enjoyed his comments. I searched his name and lots came back. He was a very smart man and did not have it easy. I was very impressed after reading what I found out there. It was an window into his world and what he lived with. He will be missed. My condolences to his family and friends.

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby randallc » Sat Mar 04, 2017 6:34 am

So sorry to hear. He fought a hard battle, he will be sorely missed. Prayers for his family.
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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby Jeff Silvey » Sat Mar 04, 2017 7:20 am

RIP Rudi.
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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby Gary Dotson » Sat Mar 04, 2017 7:44 am

Sad news, indeed! Rudi is now with the Lord he loved so much. Our prayers go out to all his family and friends.

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby staninlowerAL » Sat Mar 04, 2017 8:30 am

Sorry for the loss of Rudi. He's now in a better place and a better day!

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby jpcubs » Sat Mar 04, 2017 9:23 am

Rest in peace! Prayers for the family.

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby Arizona Mike » Sat Mar 04, 2017 9:46 am

The first to welcome me to this web site many years ago, Rudi was always involved and gave so such to us all. He was a Good man that will be missed and remembered with love. Thank you and rest in peace brother.
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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby Harold R » Sat Mar 04, 2017 9:58 am

Rest in Peace Rudi. You will be missed. :|

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby rterry » Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:18 am

Sure sorry to hear this , he will be missed

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby EZ » Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:41 am

Have had a feeling for the last few months that this was going to happen.
I have had little contact with Rudi in the last few years since he became less and less active in the forums, respecting his privacy.
Had the pleasure of meeting him at his home way back in 2004. His health at that time was good, as he was still active gathering firewood, gardening, and enjoying his Cubs and his fish pond.
He certainly gave me a lot of advice when I first joined the first boards back in 2000. I would bump into him on the the YT site and the previous Cub formats.
He was def a character. Loved to chime in. Got into a few 'online' dust-ups that were priceless.
Articulate, friendly, sarcastic, tongue in cheek, eager, precise about his manuals.

His presence has been missed for a couple years now, sad to know he won't be back on this side of glory.

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby Super A » Sat Mar 04, 2017 2:28 pm

Prayers and condolences for his family!

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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby Lt.Mike » Sat Mar 04, 2017 5:27 pm

I'm damn sorry to hear this. I never met Rudi personally but his work and generosity on this forum has helped me greatly.
My condolences to his family.
I say I'd be lucky to have a fraction of the friends this good man earned in his lifetime.
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Re: Rudi's passing

Postby EarlyCub49 » Sat Mar 04, 2017 6:16 pm

Rest in peace Rudi, prayers of comfort for the family.

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