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Unread 03-09-2012, 10:29 AM   #1
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Fred passed away this morning, may he.rest in peace. Thank you Fred for all you did for the bbq community
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He was one great guy to hang out with. Always made me laugh. R.I.P. Fred. You will be missed.
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RIP sad news...
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Fred was an outstanding person and will be missed. Rest in Peace.
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RIP Fred, you will be sorely missed. One of the friendliest people I ever met. The very first person I met in BBQ. God Bless.
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Fred was the first person I met at the very first BBQ Competition I went to. Great guy. He'll be sorely missed. R.I.P. Fred.
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Rest in Peace Fred. A couple of years ago at the Royal Fred and the BBQ Guru guys were right across the row from us and we had a great time with them.

On Saturday night Kim mixed up some of her (in)famous "Yucka" -Its basically a bottle of vodka with some lemons/limes/sugar and it will knock you on your butt Fred asked what it was so she poured him a drink. He came back the next morning with a big grin on his face saying - I don't know what was in that drink you gave me but it sure made me sleep good

Fred was a great man - and will be missed
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I was hoping to meet Fred to thank him for my newly acquired DigiQ DX2. It would have been an honor to meet the man behind such a wonderful product.
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One of the good guys!
You will be missed, Fred.
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Godspeed, Fred. A legend, indeed. Sip poured.
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Shotgun Fred is a legend!
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Condolences to family, friends and colleagues the whole BBQ community will feel the loss in many countries, Fred was a great guy to all of us.


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Rest in Peace Shotgun Fred.
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RIP Fred. Not only was he a great inventor, he was also philanthropic. He will be missed.
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