Leisureline Employees Sorry for Your Loss!!

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catdog
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Post Wed. Oct. 15, 2008 1:18 pm

Heard about one of your welders being killed in motorcycle accident w/ deer Sunday.
I hope this doesn't put the company to much behind.

With Sympathy,
Catdog & Family

Jerry & Karen
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Post Wed. Oct. 15, 2008 8:28 pm

Thanks for your condolence. This was a real blow to me, Dale Young and I have worked together in one form or another for the past 30 years. He has been by my side like a brother when no one wanted a coal stove and stuck with me. He had welded, installed, delivered, chased steel and cast iron and anything else that needed to be done. There was no job that he would not do or even question about doing. If I did a job, he could do it better. A jack of all trades, and a master of many. This has been a bad week for LLS, but much worse for me. I can't express to you how much he will be missed by everyone at LLS. We would not be where we are today without the likes of Dale.
A great admirer of your talents and friendship.
REST IN PEACE DALE,
Jerry

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Post Wed. Oct. 15, 2008 11:16 pm

Sorry for your loss. Dale sounded like a hard working guy that didn't mind getting his hands dirty.
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Post Wed. Oct. 15, 2008 11:21 pm

I too am sorry for your loss. A good employee is hard to find. A good friend is much harder. I pray that God will comfort his family and friends.


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Post Thu. Oct. 16, 2008 3:09 am

Jer, sorry for the loss to your LL family, you, Karen and the rest are in my prayers. :(
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Post Thu. Oct. 16, 2008 5:57 am

Please accept my condolances on the loss of your friend. My prayers of comfort go out to both friends and family.
Orrington, Maine
Fred

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Post Thu. Oct. 16, 2008 8:17 am

Sorry for your lost Jerry, he sounds like was a very special guy.
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Post Thu. Oct. 16, 2008 10:51 am

that was one of my biggest fears when riding where I live in the country. sounds like he was a real hands on type of guy. i'm sure he helped make L.L. Stoves what it is today. sorry for your loss , of a great friend.
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Post Thu. Oct. 16, 2008 3:29 pm

Very sorry to hear of this.

My condolences to you all and his family.

I am a fellow rider and I couldn't imagine. I have had a couple run in front of me and it scares me.

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Post Thu. Oct. 16, 2008 10:12 pm

To Jerry and all at LL you have our condolences and are in our prayers. From what I have been told by a coworker, who was a close friend of Dale's , just how talented and wonderful man he was. I'm sure he will be truely missed.

Jim.

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Post Tue. Feb. 03, 2009 7:16 am

arcticcatmatt wrote:Very sorry to hear of this.

My condolences to you all and his family.

I am a fellow rider and I couldn't imagine. I have had a couple run in front of me and it scares me.
As a truck driver, this prayer came to me about 10 years ago. It has never failed. I say it when I see the signs and whenever 'the voice' tells me to.
..., I ask you to keep the deer and the wild animals off the road, until I pass by; in ..... name. .... .

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