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david_g48


Mar 15, 2012, 3:12 PM
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Joe suffered a heart attack while climbing at The Gunks and failed to recover at the age of 51, March 14, 2012. He did not feel good while climbing asked to be lowered and upon reaching the ground he was not responsive. He was a world class ice climber and appeared to be in great shape. Not sure how to anticipate an accident/trajedy such as this.


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Mar 15, 2012, 7:33 PM
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Sepember 2012? This is yet to be.


mojomonkey


Mar 16, 2012, 6:25 AM
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gblauer wrote:
Sepember 2012? This is yet to be.

Looks like March 14, 2012. Condolences.


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Mar 16, 2012, 6:36 AM
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Condolences to friends and family. Very sad.


wonderwoman


Mar 16, 2012, 11:28 AM
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My condolences to all who knew and loved him. Sounds like he contributed a lot to the climbing community, and it's sad to hear of such an early and sudden passing.

Since this is not technically an accident, I will be moving this to the 'In Memory Of' forum.

Condolences.


yves


Mar 16, 2012, 11:32 AM
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In memory of a great iceclimber, a wonderful person, and a splendid figure of the ice-climbing scene of the Northeast and the US and a great loss for all of us ...
Sincere condolences to his family .


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Mar 17, 2012, 8:32 PM
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Very sad. He was always happy and smiling and telling a story when I'd see him.


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