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Old 12-29-2013, 08:56 PM   #1
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Sad News - RIP Mike

Long time forum member "RADIO" PM'ed me this sad news.

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I don't know if you have heard the news but the founder of FRF, Mike Rimmer, passed away peacefully at his home about 1:15 CST Dec 28, 2013.

He had been fighting cancer for years.

Thought you all would want to know.

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Rest in peace Mike...
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Old 12-29-2013, 09:08 PM   #2
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Yes, I remember Mike I had spoke to Mike a few times privately on this forum, a real nice guy and a pleasure to talk to.
I had thought of Mike not too long ago and was wondering how he was doing but did not know who to contact.
I am very sorry to hear this sad news. If anyone knows his family here on this forum please give them my condolences.
If it wasn't for Mike this forum would not be here......May GOD be with him......
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Old 12-30-2013, 10:52 AM   #3
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I'm sorry to hear the news. I hope Mike's riding a heavenly Harley to the most beautiful campground in the sky. We only corresponded when I approached him about adopting/fostering this forum. He was a very genuine person who only wanted the best for this community. I know he's proud of this community he founded and glad to know that we'll live on now that he's passed on. RIP Mike.

My condolences to his family as well.
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Old 12-30-2013, 10:55 AM   #4
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I never had the pleasure of meeting him, but he obviously leaves quite a legacy. Condolences to his family and friends.
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Rest in Peace Mike. HUGS and PRAYERS to all who knew and loved him.
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Old 12-30-2013, 11:04 AM   #6
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FYI - Here is Mike's profile:
Forest River Forums - View Profile: MRimmer

You can see read his posts by using this link:
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Old 12-30-2013, 11:13 AM   #7
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One of Mike Rimmer's first posts titled "Thanks"

Thanks for all of those looking at the site and THANKS for our first official post in the Cedar Creek area.

Several asked why did I try to open this site.

Well I just purchased my first forest river product and found limited specific information. My hopes are that this site can grow and collect a one site fits all for the forest river fans.

Thanks, Mike
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My condolences to his family and friends.
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WOW so sad.. RIP Mike.. and thank you for beinging us all together.
Let's carry on in Mike's name.
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I did not know Mike but if this forum is any indication of his character, he was a visionary and a giving man. Prayers for the family.
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