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Old 04-24-2013, 05:34 PM
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Hello Everyone,

I just got word this afternoon that our friend and fellow skydiver C.R. Fowler passed away this morning.
Our thoughts and prayers are with his family in this time of loss.
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Old 04-24-2013, 06:38 PM
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May God look out for him -A fellow Kentuckian I will miss him very much -the one that got me started in RC Skydiving -and I will always remember him
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I am sorry that we have lost one and helpful

goldenknight I had the good fortune to be able to talk with CR on many occasion when I first started using the ram canopy, I was given the the opportunity to talk with another ell known rc skydiver that CR had given me, it was wally gitchell who had designed a ram foil chute. All I can say is thru the effort of these two Gentlemen WE have come a long way in what we now use. I am sad that we have lostsome real friends, may say mine thoughts and prayers go out to his family.
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Only saw this today!! Sad news indeed!! As you guys said above, he was an all round nice guy and gentleman, always willing to help! I bought my first chute from him as well, that was 12 years ago, I think he enabled many of us to get into RC Skydiving!!

I will never forget, I had to phone him from South Africa and with the huge time difference between the countries he said to me, "Don't worry about waking me up, its only 3 o'clock in the morning here in Kentucky, I don't mind, I'm old an retired, I can just go right back to sleep and sleep all day if I want to, you did not disturb me at all!!"

R.I.P my thoughts are with his friends and family

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