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#1 2019-06-01 9:16am

perront
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I Just Lost My Brother

My oldest brother, Paul, passed away a little less than half an hour ago.  He had been in declining health for a number of years, and he was admitted into hospice care yesterday.  While my family and I knew the end was approaching for some time, this is just...weird.  Please keep me and my family in your thoughts and meditations.  We will need whatever positive energy you can spare.  I dedicated this song to him while driving home from Critical Mass last night, and I'll also add one of his very favorite songs.  Thanks.


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#2 2019-06-01 9:17am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Sorry for you lose .


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#3 2019-06-01 9:20am

troynlori
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Sorry to hear it Ant.  May you somehow find peace in this time.


Hutch Fun Facts: All main line Hutch's with digits only S/N (no letters or baseballs) on the rear drop outs were US made and had their dropouts stamped between late '83 and '86.  Obviously the frame manufacture would occur slightly after that, even if they just threw 'em in a bucket randomly.  There is an obvious date code in that the first 2 digits seem to be the month and the 3rd digit is pretty obviously the last digit of the year running from '83-'86.

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#4 2019-06-01 9:21am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Sorry for your lose Perront, My condolences to you and your family.


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#5 2019-06-01 9:22am

Flo
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Sorry to hear that!!! My thoughts are with you. RIP Paul!
Flo

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#6 2019-06-01 9:27am

Ryan_QL
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Condolences man.


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#7 2019-06-01 9:28am

crj1968
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

So sorry man.  sad

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#8 2019-06-01 9:38am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.  Godspeed to Paul.

-Sean


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My NOS green Haro tires for NOS purple or pink Haro tires
My 1990 Bashguard Team Master f/f for a 1990 Bashguard Zolatone Master f/f

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#9 2019-06-01 9:39am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Sorry to hear man.


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Would love to find my old Dirt Bike.  It was stolen in Pompano Beach, Florida in about 1996.  It's a '92 with the block graphics on a Green frame.  Pitchforks, Slam bars, GT (DK-style) stem and GT/Profile cranks.  Superlace hubs.  Would really love to put this back in my collection.

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#10 2019-06-01 9:41am

AJ Macaroo
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

My condolences as well, we are all here for ya dude if you need anything.

Last edited by AJ Macaroo (2019-06-05 6:36pm)

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#11 2019-06-01 9:41am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Will be thinking about you and the family. Take care my friend.


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#12 2019-06-01 9:42am

robk131313
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Very sorry Perront. sad

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#13 2019-06-01 9:45am

AlurencatBMX
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

God be with you.

You have my most sincere sympathy.  X


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#14 2019-06-01 9:45am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Big hugs brother.


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#15 2019-06-01 9:46am

tacoman
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Sux to read this man..
sad

Condolences from the SoFlo bro's.

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#16 2019-06-01 9:48am

badbill
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Absent from the body and then present with the LORD in Paradise.

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#17 2019-06-01 9:52am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

You and your family are in my thoughts brother.

I haven't listened to the words in that Isley Brothers song in a long time... Thanks for posting up

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#18 2019-06-01 9:55am

ohiobmx
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Perron, I so sorry to hear you lost your brother.  My deepest sympathies.  I will keep you and your beautiful family in my thoughts and prayers.  Hang in there brother.


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#19 2019-06-01 9:55am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Perron bro,my deepest condolences to you and your family.If you need any support we all got you here.


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#20 2019-06-01 9:55am

ChaseDyno-Bmx
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

That Hurts Perront, Condolence To All Who Loved Him.


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#21 2019-06-01 9:58am

skdevore
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Sorry for your loss my man. Condolences and prayers for you and your family.


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#22 2019-06-01 10:13am

distracteDD
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Sorry for your loss... sad


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#23 2019-06-01 10:19am

rainmaker
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

sad

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#24 2019-06-01 10:23am

old_school_bmx_guy
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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

I'm truly sorry about your loss Perron. Losing a family member has to be one of the hardest things we deal with. My thoughts are with you and your family at this truly difficult time. Strength and peace to you and yours right now.


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#25 2019-06-01 10:23am

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Re: I Just Lost My Brother

Aw man,sorry to hear that Perront.prayers ,good vibes going your way bro.may he rest in peace


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