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Old 01-06-2010, 11:48 AM   #1
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Default John Velandra dead

A man in a stolen car crashed into his vehicle, apparently killing him.

http://www.wral.com/news/local/story/6748862/

That's is one random and messed up way to go. I know he posted on here a bit.
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Old 01-06-2010, 12:01 PM   #2
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Ah that sucks, always sad to hear when someone is killed especially that way. Kinda weird that it happened relatively close. RIP John.
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Old 01-06-2010, 12:44 PM   #3
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Thanks for posting, Shaf. Been a lot of that around me lately. RIP John. You'll be missed.
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Old 01-06-2010, 12:48 PM   #4
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it is a shame when a life is taken like that... terrible... I feel for his family and his friends. RIP John
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Old 01-06-2010, 12:55 PM   #5
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I've interacted with him across this interweb and I'm sorry to hear about his passing, RIP John.
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Old 01-06-2010, 03:18 PM   #6
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Very sorry to hear this. From my little interaction with him, he was a great guy. All my best to his family and friends.
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Old 01-06-2010, 06:51 PM   #7
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RIP John.

Didn't know him personally but have definitely interacted with him here.
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Old 01-06-2010, 07:13 PM   #8
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I hope his loved ones are able to find some comfort.

He and I spoke on a few occasions. Sweet dude.
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yea, from what I am hearing about John, he was one hell of a guy... its a damn tragedy.
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Old 01-07-2010, 05:50 AM   #10
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So sad, what a tragedy. I met him at his box and spoke to him on occasion too. RIP
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