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Morgan13Morgan13 Posts: 881 ✭✭✭✭✭

This forum is a huge part of my social life. So I'm going to post this. It may get closed I don't know. I know it's off topic. You guys can relate to me being in the coin world. This place has become part of my heart.
My brother died suddenly Saturday.
He was 52 years old.
Here's a coin to make this thread official.

Student of numismatics and collector of Morgan dollars
Successful BST transactions with: Namvet Justindan Mattniss RWW olah_in_MA

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    retirednowretirednow Posts: 471 ✭✭✭✭✭

    My condolences to you and your brother's family ... was he a collector as well or are you the lone wolf of the family interested in collecting

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    Pnies20Pnies20 Posts: 2,059 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I’m sorry brother ❤️

    BHNC #248 … 108 and counting.

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    Morgan13Morgan13 Posts: 881 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @retirednow said:
    My condolences to you and your brother's family ... was he a collector as well or are you the lone wolf of the family interested in collecting

    He wasn't a collector unfortunately.
    He was fighting his demons and lost to them. So sad.

    Student of numismatics and collector of Morgan dollars
    Successful BST transactions with: Namvet Justindan Mattniss RWW olah_in_MA

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    JBKJBK Posts: 14,745 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry for your loss. 52 and sudden is a terrible way to go. :'(

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    DCWDCW Posts: 6,973 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So sorry to hear this. We are here for you, brother. May the hobby take your mind off of things.

    Dead Cat Waltz Exonumia
    "Coin collecting for outcasts..."

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    Dave99BDave99B Posts: 8,355 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So very sorry for your loss. Bless your brother, and your family. :'(

    Dave

    Always looking for original, better date VF20-VF35 Barber quarters and halves, and a quality beer.
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    johnny9434johnny9434 Posts: 27,498 ✭✭✭✭✭

    my condolances and best wishes/prayers for every one <3

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    ChangeInHistoryChangeInHistory Posts: 3,006 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I'm sorry to hear that, it IS tough losing someone like that.
    You and the family are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Most likely, a majority of us on this forum have experienced a sudden loss, you're not alone, hang in there.


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    jesbrokenjesbroken Posts: 9,275 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Terribly sorry for your loss.
    Jim


    When a man who is honestly mistaken hears the truth, he will either quit being mistaken or cease to be honest....Abraham Lincoln

    Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.....Mark Twain
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    TomBTomB Posts: 20,729 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I'm sorry for your loss. Please accept my condolences.

    Thomas Bush Numismatics & Numismatic Photography

    In honor of the memory of Cpl. Michael E. Thompson

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    nwcoastnwcoast Posts: 2,844 ✭✭✭✭✭

    That’s terrible!
    My condolences to you and your family.

    Happy, humble, honored and proud recipient of the “You Suck” award 10/22/2014

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    divecchiadivecchia Posts: 6,527 ✭✭✭✭✭

    My condolences to you and your family on a terrible loss.

    Donato

    Hobbyist & Collector (not an investor).
    Donato's Complete US Type Set ---- Donato's Dansco 7070 Modified Type Set ---- Donato's Basic U.S. Coin Design Set

    Successful transactions: Shrub68 (Jim), MWallace (Mike)
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    etexmikeetexmike Posts: 6,795 ✭✭✭

    Sorry for your loss. Always a hard situation to deal with.

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    FrazFraz Posts: 1,832 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I hate to hear of that you lost someone so close. Brothers on a coin:

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    OAKSTAROAKSTAR Posts: 5,806 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry for your loss. We're here to help you through it. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.

    Disclaimer: I'm not a dealer, trader, grader, investor or professional numismatist. I'm just a hobbyist. (To protect me but mostly you! 🤣 )

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    TurtleCatTurtleCat Posts: 4,589 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry to hear that. My brother passed away about 18 months ago at 54 so very similar in some ways. I hope your family will have some peace during this time.

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    So sorry. The sudden ones are always the toughest.

    In the short time I've been a member, your passion for Morgan dollars has been a highlight. Hopefully the hobby will provide some solace to you. Wishing you all the best.

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    fastfreddiefastfreddie Posts: 2,767 ✭✭✭✭✭

    My condolences to you and your family! Stay strong!


    It is not that life is short, but that you are dead for so very long.
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    robecrobec Posts: 6,603 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So sorry for your loss. Many of us have experienced or know someone who has experienced loss from the demons that live among us. There is no immunity. My heart felt condolences for a brother much too young.

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    Mr_SpudMr_Spud Posts: 4,436 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry for your loss

    Mr_Spud

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    lilolmelilolme Posts: 2,457 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry to hear of. Try to take care.

    https://youtube.com/watch?v=2YNufnS_kf4 - Mama I'm coming home ...................................................................................................................................................................... RLJ 1958 - 2023

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    SmudgeSmudge Posts: 9,248 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry for your loss. Stay healthy.

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    Morgan13Morgan13 Posts: 881 ✭✭✭✭✭

    You guys are the best of the best.

    Student of numismatics and collector of Morgan dollars
    Successful BST transactions with: Namvet Justindan Mattniss RWW olah_in_MA

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    ChrisH821ChrisH821 Posts: 6,323 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry to hear about that.

    Collector, occasional seller

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    sellitstoresellitstore Posts: 2,482 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Very sorry for your loss.

    We're here to support you.

    Collector and dealer in obsolete currency. Always buying all obsolete bank notes and scrip.
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    alaura22alaura22 Posts: 2,660 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Very sad to hear and so young
    My condolences to you and your family

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    goldengolden Posts: 9,052 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry for your loss.

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    TonedeafTonedeaf Posts: 219 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I am also very sorry for your loss.

    Shiny things distract me.

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    willywilly Posts: 284 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So Sorry for your loss. My condolences to you and your Family.

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    LeeBoneLeeBone Posts: 4,315 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Very sorry for your loss. Remember the good times. 🙏 🤲

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    TwoSides2aCoinTwoSides2aCoin Posts: 43,835 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Every breath is a gift. I feel ya.
    Just got this coin back from PCGS. It is in an NGC holder. It did not cross over, unlike our loved ones who have.


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    WAYNEASWAYNEAS Posts: 6,345 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So sorry for your loss.


    Wayne

    Kennedys are my quest...

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    Namvet69Namvet69 Posts: 8,670 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sharing your loss is necessary, no one should carry that burden alone. Your coin choice is appreciated by me. Peace Roy

    BST: endeavor1967, synchr, kliao, Outhaul, Donttellthewife, U1Chicago, ajaan, mCarney1173, SurfinHi, MWallace, Sandman70gt, mustanggt, Pittstate03, Lazybones, Walkerguy21D, coinandcurrency242 , thebigeng, Collectorcoins, JimTyler, USMarine6, Elkevvo, Coll3ctor, Yorkshireman, CUKevin, ranshdow, CoinHunter4, bennybravo, Centsearcher, braddick, Windycity, ZoidMeister, mirabela, JJM, RichURich, Bullsitter, jmski52, LukeMarshall

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    jfriedm56jfriedm56 Posts: 836 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So sorry for your loss. I know what you're going through, although it was my Dad I lost when he was only 55 and I was just a young adult. My condolences to you and your family. May he rest in peace.

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    BullsitterBullsitter Posts: 5,336 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry for your loss, prayers sent to you and your family.

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    TennesseeDaveTennesseeDave Posts: 4,740 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry for your loss. I just lost a loved one last month, so I know it's tough to get through.

    Trade $'s
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    OwnerofawheatiehordeOwnerofawheatiehorde Posts: 1,517 ✭✭✭✭✭

    That is incredibly sad, 52 is way too young. R.I.P.

    Type collector, mainly into Seated. Young Numismatist. Good BST transactions with: mirabela, OKCC, MICHAELDIXON

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    pursuitoflibertypursuitofliberty Posts: 6,592 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Brian, I am sorry to hear of your loss. My condolences to you and all of his (and your) family ... 52 is far too young. May he rest in peace.


    “We are only their care-takers,” he posed, “if we take good care of them, then centuries from now they may still be here … ”

    Todd - BHNC #242
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    CoinscratchCoinscratch Posts: 7,909 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sending prayers

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    jmlanzafjmlanzaf Posts: 31,876 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Tragic. I'm very sorry for your loss. I recently lost a friend to suicide. I know the shock of suddenness. Be well.

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    drddmdrddm Posts: 5,303 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I’m so sorry for your loss. May your brother always rest in peace.

    Dave

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    Farmer1961Farmer1961 Posts: 167 ✭✭✭

    Sending prayers to you and your family.my girlfriend and I lost our son 2 years ago and now she's battling cancer so I know how you feel.

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    JimnightJimnight Posts: 10,812 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sad

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    marcmoishmarcmoish Posts: 6,221 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Gosh, so sorry, my condolences too.

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    bigmarty58bigmarty58 Posts: 1,998 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So sorry for your loss.

    Enthusiastic collector of British pre-decimal and Canadian decimal circulation coins.
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    joeykoinsjoeykoins Posts: 14,854 ✭✭✭✭✭

    :'(

    "Jesus died for you and for me, Thank you,Jesus"!!!

    --- If it should happen I die and leave this world and you want to remember me. Please only remember my opening Sig Line.
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    OnastoneOnastone Posts: 3,780 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So young, sorry for your loss.

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    Steven59Steven59 Posts: 8,291 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited February 27, 2024 5:44PM

    So sorry to hear of your loss @Morgan13. I always wonder what God is thinking sometimes when he has the scum of the earth to pick from. Maybe HE only wants the best of the best with HIM standing by HIS side.
    Jesus will guide him to heaven for eternal peace...........

    "When they can't find anything wrong with you, they create it!"

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    FlyingAlFlyingAl Posts: 2,845 ✭✭✭✭✭

    So sorry to hear about that.

    Young Numismatist, Coin Photographer.

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