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GOFUNDME for former poster

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Moderator1, Aug 5, 2016.

  1. Mr. Sunshine

    Mr. Sunshine Well-Known Member

    Tells you what people think of him -- even if you were only around him a couple times.
     
  2. Riptide

    Riptide Well-Known Member

  3. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    Passed it. New goal at $25,000.
     
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  4. swingline

    swingline Well-Known Member

    I felt an obligation to donate again. I can't imagine the pain his wife, son and family is feeling now. Jesus.
     
  5. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    John McLaren, who was manager of the Mariners when we visited Seattle, chipped in with $500. Awesome response all around
     
  6. MileHigh

    MileHigh Moderator Staff Member

    Let me just echo, in what seems to be dark and turbulent times, there's still a lot of good out there. To all of you who answered the call and donated -- bravo.
     
  7. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

  8. BYH 2: Electric Boogaloo

    BYH 2: Electric Boogaloo Well-Known Member

    Goddamnit, this sucks. As good a guy as we've ever had around here. Saw some foreboding posts on his Facebook over the last few months but had no idea it was this dire until it hit Twitter yesterday. Shit fuck shit. So unfair he and his family are going thru this. Fuck. Thinking of you, Dave/Babar.
     
  9. swingline

    swingline Well-Known Member

    More than $14,000 now, with $1,000 donated by Carl Dubois.
     
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  10. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    There's a post on his FB page that says he passed this morning. I'm sitting here crying, hoping it isn't true and still hoping for a miracle. If I find out anything definitive, I'll pass it along and will also post about arrangements if this is indeed true. I can't tell you how much I want to get out there for whatever memorial they do. This is all so sad.
     
  11. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    From the GOFUNDMEPAGE:


    UPDATE: Dave passed away the morning of August 8th with his wife Jessica by his side. The GoFundMe will continue for as long as we can to support Jessica and Nolan.
     
  12. BYH 2: Electric Boogaloo

    BYH 2: Electric Boogaloo Well-Known Member

    Goddamnit. Been checking his page and this thread regularly, dreading the inevitable. Fuck.

    Such a good guy. Another one gone way too soon.
     
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