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Message 1441195 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 8:37:00 UTC

Ladies & Gents,

It is with the heaviest of hearts that I have to tell you, that just a short time ago I was informed that John had been found deceased at home, yesterday Sunday 10th. Coming such a short time after Sheila's death, this is just devastating to both his family and his friends.

I am in direct contact with his brother and will of course let you know when I have any further details.

RIP John my friend.

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Message 1441197 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 8:51:36 UTC

RIP John my friend.


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Message 1441199 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 8:53:10 UTC

This is a very sad news.
Our community has lost a valuable member.
John, I hope wherever you are you found Sheila.
You will always remain in our thoughts.
All my deepest condolences to the family of John.
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Message 1441218 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 10:33:27 UTC - in response to Message 1441197.

RIP John my friend.


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OMG, same here.

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Message 1441222 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 10:43:41 UTC

Oh no!

RIP my friend.
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Message 1441232 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 12:33:51 UTC

Thank you to Guy for making this sticky, it is much appreciated.

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Message 1441237 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 13:33:17 UTC

This is terrible news. I am greatly saddened by John's passing.

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Message 1441244 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 14:02:15 UTC

So shocked when I heard the news. RIP my dearest friend. You will forever be in the heart of a lot of people, including mine.
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Message 1441246 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 14:04:28 UTC

May he rest peacefully with his wife, Sheila.

Sad day..
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Message 1441248 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 14:24:20 UTC

Godspeed to your next journey, John...
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Message 1441249 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 14:39:22 UTC - in response to Message 1441195.

Ladies & Gents,

It is with the heaviest of hearts that I have to tell you, that just a short time ago I was informed that John had been found deceased at home, yesterday Sunday 10th. Coming such a short time after Sheila's death, this is just devastating to both his family and his friends.

I am in direct contact with his brother and will of course let you know when I have any further details.

RIP John my friend.


I'm shocked. That was sudden. He posted 9 Nov 2013, 21:16:00 UTC the last post, and nothing in that post gave any indication that he wasn't OK.

RIP John, you will be missed by many.
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Message 1441250 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 14:47:27 UTC - in response to Message 1441195.

That is sad news, Chris. I interacted with John now and then, and the impression he left was that of a thoughtful, caring, intelligent and humorous family man. His impish Robin Hood avatar was instantly recognisable in several BOINC forums. I will miss him. RIP, John Clark.
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Message 1441252 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 14:54:34 UTC

I am in direct contact with his brother and will of course let you know when I have any further details.


Thank you Chris
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Message 1441254 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 14:58:55 UTC

Thank you to all of you for your kind thoughts, I will pass them on to his family. Yes this has been a great shock for all of us, it's difficult to know what to say.

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Message 1441256 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 15:20:24 UTC - in response to Message 1441252.

I am in direct contact with his brother and will of course let you know when I have any further details.


Thank you Chris

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Message 1441259 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 15:43:57 UTC - in response to Message 1441246.

May he rest peacefully with his wife, Sheila.

Sad day....
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Marie and I send our regards.....
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Message 1441267 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 16:27:52 UTC

No Words to express My Shock.

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Message 1441270 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 16:47:16 UTC

Speechless :-(


My condolences to his family, particularly his children having lost both parents in so close together.
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Message 1441271 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 16:48:02 UTC

I am so sorry to hear this. Please sent my wishes to his family. I was so shocked to hear about the passing of his wife Sheila, and with his health issues I knew her loss would be very hard for him.

This is a sad day.
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Message 1441277 - Posted: 11 Nov 2013, 17:24:46 UTC

May I suggest that the project's next new server be named john in his honor?

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