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Bill Purdie

Postby Hogger1225 » Fri Jul 23, 2010 10:47 pm

Bill Purdie has passed away.
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johnacraft Wrote:
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> From Donald Purdie:
>
> Family and Friends,
>
> It deeply saddens me to deliver the message that
> Bill Purdie, Master Mechanic – Steam Engines
> “Retired” passed away this evening at 8:25
> pm. He went peacefully to be with his Lord and
> Maker.
>
> Details of the arrangements will be sent out
> Friday but the thinking now is Saturday afternoon
> viewing and Sunday afternoon service.
I get paid for doing what you like to watch! LOL! (jk)

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Re: Bill Purdie

Postby Mark D » Sat Jul 24, 2010 5:44 pm

That is sad news. Even I have heard of Bill Purdie. All of us have to go sooner or later, but it's more difficult to take when it is someone who has contributed to a cause so much.
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