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Old 05-10-2019, 07:15 PM   #16
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Hoho was a good dude, I am glad I got a chance to ride wirh him in Weaverville a few rallys ago
sad news indeed
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:15 PM   #17
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I'd been aware of Hoho from interacting online for years before I finally met him. He came to the first BARF Jam back when we held them and didn't miss one thereafter. He brought a guitar, set it against the wall and listened all night, each time.

Hoho was eager to participate in all kinds of BARF social events and rides. He didn't seem to want to be the center of attention, but somehow everyone knew him.

I got to know him better as time went on and found him to be the same in real life as he was online: Friendly, kind, graceful. Sometimes, when people are going though tough times in life, you can see it reflected in their interactions with others on BARF. If you look back over his posts, you don't really find negativity. He was the same sweet man, who wanted the best for others.

His way of being was and is inspiring. I'm hanging onto that idea tightly as I mourn his passing.
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:18 PM   #18
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:22 PM   #19
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We weren’t social in person but I knew him through friends and the forum...

You’ve touched me more than most. Your sickness and passing has had me in tears. I took time off to evaluate my life and the love I have for others. You meant a lot.

Just goes to show how much you impact others without knowing

Much love brother
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:25 PM   #20
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:25 PM   #21
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The last time I think we really hung out and talked was Weaverville last year. Awesome gesture with the re-naming.

Some of my favorite memories with him were from Kernville last time we were down there. Next weekend will be bittersweet for sure.
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:27 PM   #22
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Horace deserved better, sadly he got us.

He was a good guy and genuinely seemed to have fun here and there.

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Old 05-10-2019, 07:30 PM   #23
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all I know is that I am a better person for having had Hoho in my life.
I will miss you friend.

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Old 05-10-2019, 07:33 PM   #24
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:33 PM   #25
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I will miss you Hoho. You were such an ambassador for Barf and a role mode for all of humanity. Rest in peace my friend.
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:37 PM   #26
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The world is definitely a little more dim today. Seldom is there such a warm, genuine and gentle person as Hoho. I will carry with me until I die the many memories we had riding, shooting, eating ice cream and absinthe discussions. It's not fair that the truly good ones are taken so young.
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:45 PM   #27
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He was such a sweet dude, funny too. I'm glad that motorcycles and barf made our paths cross.

I went to see him last week. His family was so warm and welcoming despite their grief. I want to extend my deepest condolences to them. We share your sadness and your love for him.



Ride in peace, friend.
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:45 PM   #28
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HoHo was definitely one of the good ones. It was inspiring how upbeat he was during his treatment. He will be sorely missed by the world, as it as dimmed without his presence.
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Old 05-10-2019, 07:49 PM   #29
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