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Postby Bigdog » Wed Mar 13, 2013 3:37 pm

I just received a call from Russ Leggitt's wife and Russ passed away early this morning. Russ is a former member of the forum and a great cubber. I will miss him a lot.
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Re: Sad news

Postby Bob McCarty » Wed Mar 13, 2013 3:48 pm

I know Miss Martha has had some health issues, but Russ seemed very healthy the last time I saw him. I'm so sorry to hear that he has passed.

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Re: Sad news

Postby Don McCombs » Wed Mar 13, 2013 3:59 pm

My condolences to the Leggitt family.
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Re: Sad news

Postby Barnyard » Wed Mar 13, 2013 4:11 pm

So sad to hear. I always liked Russ and the help he gave at CubFests. I always wished I could have made it to Woodson Ridge.
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Re: Sad news

Postby Mr E » Wed Mar 13, 2013 4:46 pm

So sorry to hear this news. Mr. Russ will be missed.

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Re: Sad news

Postby Former Member » Wed Mar 13, 2013 4:47 pm

My condolences. Russ was a fine man and a good friend.

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Postby Bezirk » Wed Mar 13, 2013 4:51 pm

Condolences to the family .
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Re: Sad news

Postby BIGHOSS » Wed Mar 13, 2013 4:53 pm

Wow! what a shock. Maybe his health was the reason that he did not make DSCF the past two years. Even though this forum has a wealth of guys willing to share their knowledge with us, Russ surely set the bar high, not only giving us his wisdom, but also being a true gentleman . I really enjoyed talking to him, the few times that he and I were together.
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Re: Sad news

Postby Harold R » Wed Mar 13, 2013 6:10 pm

Very sad to hear. Our condolences to his family, and Bud Fisher, as I know they were good friends.

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Re: Sad news

Postby Boss Hog » Wed Mar 13, 2013 6:16 pm

Missed but not forgotten, the family and friends are in my prayers , I enjoyed talking to Russ and Dan about as much as anyone I will truly miss him as I do Dan
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Re: Sad news

Postby beaconlight » Wed Mar 13, 2013 6:20 pm

God Bless him and his family.
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Re: Sad news

Postby dgrapes59 » Wed Mar 13, 2013 6:28 pm

Deepest sympathy to the family, he will be missed.
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Re: Sad news

Postby Dennis » Wed Mar 13, 2013 6:31 pm

Our thoughts and condolences to the Leggitt family. Russ was a good man and outstanding contributor to the Cub family.

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Re: Sad news

Postby Ken (48 Cub) » Wed Mar 13, 2013 7:09 pm

Mr. Russ was a wonderful man! I always enjoyed talking to him and Miss Martha. We lost one of the goods ones. God bless you Russ.
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Re: Sad news

Postby Jeff Silvey » Wed Mar 13, 2013 7:42 pm

Very sad. He would always jump right in to help. Will sadly missed. Prayers are on the way for the family.
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