Grizzman's birthday

  • Advertise with us

« back to Coffee Lounge forum

Forum topic by shipwright posted 03-12-2018 03:47 PM 1564 views 0 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View shipwright's profile


8562 posts in 3576 days

03-12-2018 03:47 PM

I just got a notification on Facebook that it would have been our old friend Bob’s birthday today. I’m sure there are lots of us who will take a moment to remember his jovial friendship and participation on lumberjocks.
I miss him.
Happy birthday Bob.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

10 replies so far

View a1Jim's profile


118066 posts in 4355 days

#1 posted 03-12-2018 03:54 PM

Thanks Paul
I was in touch with Bob on a regular basis I sure miss him too, I think of him and Susan often. Happy birthday Bob.


View Woodwrecker's profile


4239 posts in 4354 days

#2 posted 03-12-2018 04:22 PM

I haven’t been on in a while and this is the first I’ve heard of his passing.
He was a great guy and a strong contributor.
I’ll miss his wit and wisdom.
Happy Birthday Grizz.


View bobasaurus's profile


3633 posts in 3962 days

#3 posted 03-12-2018 04:25 PM

I remember his work and was sad to hear of his passing. His woodworking had a very distinct style, I could always tell immediately by the photo before I looked at the name. I hope my work is remembered after I’m gone someday, too.

-- Allen, Colorado (Instagram @bobasaurus_woodworking)

View stefang's profile


17039 posts in 4112 days

#4 posted 03-12-2018 05:23 PM

A very goodhearted man and woodworking brother gone but far from forgotten.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View DocSavage45's profile


8982 posts in 3621 days

#5 posted 03-12-2018 06:29 PM

My last memory of him will stay with me and remind me to stop and appreciate those around me. We used to Skype and Bob had Skyped me in the morning on Saturday, had to cut him short as I had clients to see and 44 miles to drive. When I saw he had passed I really thought he was playing “April fools.” I was stunned that he’d passed away! He was hopeful that an implant would reduce the pain so he’d get back into the shop. I used to call him “The walnut king.”

I’m trying to be more attentive to those around me.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

View Jerry's profile


3388 posts in 2426 days

#6 posted 03-12-2018 06:51 PM


-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

View Joe Lyddon's profile

Joe Lyddon

10923 posts in 4831 days

#7 posted 03-12-2018 07:42 PM

YES… Thank you Paul…


-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:

View peteg's profile


4436 posts in 3601 days

#8 posted 03-12-2018 08:08 PM

Hey Paul, Thanks for sharing the memory of our dear Mate Bob, to us who have been around LJ’s a few years we will all remember Bob sharing his creative skill, wonderful friendship & most of all his wicked sense of humour.

Happy birthday Bob, hope you got “dressed up” for the day :)

Cheers old mate


-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

View oldnovice's profile


7563 posts in 4146 days

#9 posted 03-13-2018 02:21 AM

He is missed and will be as he had become a long distant Lumberjock friend!

-- "It's fine in practise but it will never work in theory"

View English's profile


688 posts in 2255 days

#10 posted 03-13-2018 06:54 PM

Bob, Always found a kind thing to say about everyone’s work. Was a true southern gentleman. I miss his comments and unique take on things . Happy Birthday Bob,

-- John, Suffolk Virgina

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics