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#1 Budfred

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Posted 05 February 2022 - 10:03 PM

Those of you who have been around for a while may have noticed that Rocket Grannie has not been here much lately.  She informed my privately that she was dealing with health issues that limited how much time she could sit up to use a computer.  I hadn't heard from her for a while recently and I received an email from her son today saying that she wanted to let me know that she has died. 

 

When she first joined SWI and entered Boot Camp, she wasn't all that familiar with computers and software.  Over the course of her training and then well beyond it, she learned a tremendous amount and eventually took responsibility for one of our most important tools as well as becoming one of the forum's Admins.  She has fought to keep us going for a long time now and was one of the main teachers in Boot Camp while we still had Trainees. 

 

While I never met her in person, I believe I got to know her over the years and I will miss her. 

 

Thank you Rocket Grannie and goodbye.

 

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Posted 06 February 2022 - 08:20 AM

Hy My prayers are with her. nasdaq
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#3 therock247uk

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Posted 24 February 2022 - 11:09 PM

Always sad to hear about a staff member

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Posted 02 March 2022 - 02:52 PM

:sad:

Rocket Grannie, a friend for ever, thank you! RIP!


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Posted 16 March 2022 - 10:31 AM

My heart is completely broken and I am in shock with this sad news.

 

Any and all words I can mention at this time will never be enough to classify and praise the person she was to SWI and to me as well.

She was one of my main teachers in Boot Camp and I really appreciate her patience teaching me much of what I learned here, apart from some conversations and PM's we used to have from time to time.

 

I will miss her and I will always remember her as a true friend to me!

 

My condolences to the family.

 

I'm speechless...

 

Thank you Rocket Grannie.

Goodbye and RIP!

 

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Posted 19 March 2022 - 07:01 PM

While I have not posted around here for some time I still check in every once in a while to read and see what old friends are doing.
 
I'm sorry to read sad news like this. Many of us are getting up in years and experiencing health issues which has reduced our activity while others have sadly passed away.
 
My thoughts and prayers go out to Rocket Grannie's family and friends who knew her well.

 

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