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Unread 05-27-2013, 03:20 PM   #616
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A minor god of jeeps is lost, RIP ratmonkey

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I heard someone yell "mall crawler" from the back porch. I'll go see who said that. Be right back.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 04:17 PM   #617
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Sucks to hear, it's never easy to lose someone so suddenly, RIP.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 05:36 PM   #618
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RIP, sucks to hear. i was just chatting with him over pm the past week.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 05:39 PM   #619
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Damn, i hope this a cruel joke...
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Unread 05-27-2013, 06:16 PM   #620
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Damn, i hope this a cruel joke...
as much as i wish it was sadly it is not. Tyler and i have been friends since kindergarten. i have always considered him one of my brothers.

give me a few weeks until i can help his family through this time, i will be sure to make something here on the forum for him. if for no one else, but for my own selfish reasons. i am sure many of you will also miss his in your face sarcasm and vast knowledge of jeeps he used to help us all.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 06:48 PM   #621
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RIP, sorry to hear about this.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 08:13 PM   #622
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RIP. From what I saw on here, Ratmonkey seemed to be an awesome guy and extremely knowledgeable. He will be missed greatly.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 09:15 PM   #623
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Rest in peace this always sucks
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Unread 05-27-2013, 09:20 PM   #624
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My thoughts go out to his friends and family.
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Unread 05-27-2013, 09:44 PM   #625
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We lost a fellow Jeeper and a good man
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Unread 05-27-2013, 09:45 PM   #626
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RIP, thoughts go out to his family
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Unread 05-28-2013, 01:56 AM   #627
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RIP Ratmonkey. Thoughts and prayers to you and his family. He will be missed on here and at home.
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Unread 05-28-2013, 02:47 AM   #628
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Sorry to hear. Never met Ratmonkey, but he was always sharing his knowledge and giving advice with others. RIP.
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Unread 05-28-2013, 02:49 AM   #629
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As soon as I read about his untimely death my computer screen went blank and the PC turned itself off.....never done it before..but seemed appropriate. I obviously never met the man myself but he was a knowledgeable man whos views and experience will be missed on this forum. Thoughts go out to his family. R.I.P.
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Unread 05-28-2013, 06:42 AM   #630
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