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Old 19 July 2016, 17:17
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RIP Cass.

Thanks for you help and all that you have done.

Your dedication to your wife shows what a great man you were.

You will be missed.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:18
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A Giant has passed.

It's not lost on me that men like Cass walked alone down desolate and dusty roads many times in bad, bad lands so that others did not have to. RIP.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:20
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RIP Sir..........
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:25
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:27
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Damn.

He was a fine and classy man.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:31
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What a thing to logon to see.

RIP. He lived a life worth living.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:31
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RIP Cass.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:32
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RIP. Cass was one of primary foundations of this site, and always had words of wisdom and encouragement. He laid the foundation in his service, that many of us could only aspire to emulate.

One thing missing in his obituary above,that I always found fascinating, is his time in China as a "China Sailor" post WWII in the late 1940s.

He is very much missed. God Speed.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:33
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:33
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RIP Cass.

Never could get you to write that book, but that just wouldn't be your style anyway - a quiet professional.
God speed.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:34
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Our world just became a little more barren and bleak--Cass was truly a gentle man with a huge heart. God Bless him, his wife and family.

Calm waters my friend...
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:36
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:37
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RIP Cass.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:39
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RIP Cass. I wish he had written memoirs.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:42
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RIP Cass, you really are in a better place now.

Always respected your wisdom around this place.

Fair winds and calm currents.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:42
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:48
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RIP Cass.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:49
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Very sorry to hear this. Real deal.

RIP, sir.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:50
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What a loss, for this site and for our Country. RIP Cass.
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Old 19 July 2016, 17:53
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Fair Winds and Following Seas Ken.

Never got to meet him but talked to him over PM here and on another site, always willing to answer my questions.
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