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  #11  
Old 12-28-2020, 06:39 AM
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Default Miss Judy

She was a sweet lady, thanks for sharing her with us Bob, you are both in our prayers
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Old 12-28-2020, 09:53 AM
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Default My deepest condolences

to the Avery family. I enjoyed speaking with Bob at Sun n Fun and with Judy and him over the phone. They are truly kind people who made a difference in the lives of homebuilders and children. What a loss to our community and to society.
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Old 12-28-2020, 11:54 AM
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Default My Sincere Condolences

Being 'local', anytime I needed a specialty tool, I just buzzed up to Avery's. Even if I'd called in my order (knowing I could be in and out the door in 1-minute) I always planned on much longer. Why? I was fascinated by the Avery's birds! I am not a bird person at all, but I was always so intrigued by them. I would always see new awards, ribbons, or some other accolade regarding the birds. When I would ask about it, Judy was always so kind and just loved to tell me all about them. I was very intrigued and fascinated by the time and dedication that she put into raising her birds. I loved the conversations, and offer my sincere condolences to the Avery family.

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Old 12-28-2020, 12:38 PM
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Such a key link in the chain of building and flying my RV. So sorry to hear this news. Prayers for Bob and the family!
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Old 12-28-2020, 12:50 PM
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Such a shame. She and her family are the nicest folks.
My most sincere condolences to Bob and her family.
I was stuck in Dallas giving some training and had a free day so I traveled out to see what they had that I just couldn't live without. The picture with the cats reminded me that one of them followed me around for scratches while I picked up the things I "needed". They gave me a tour around their facility and showed me their machines and projects. Between the Avery family and Jay Pratt I had a most enjoyable day talking little airplanes while stuck away from home.
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Old 01-10-2021, 04:53 PM
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Default RIP

Condolences to the Avery family on their loss. I bought all of my tools, and just about everything they had in their catalog while I was building my -4. They were always a pleasure to deal with.
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Old 01-11-2021, 12:01 AM
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I don't spend a whole lot of time on here any more. This is not the kind of news you want to see. I am so sorry to hear this Bob. Judy was a terrific gal and will be sorely missed.
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Old 03-19-2021, 12:54 AM
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Default Touched

Thank you all for the thoughts, and great memories.

Dads doing pretty well. He is working hard in the shop.
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