RIP Fawny

Admin stuff, CHAT ROOM and other links, how to pay/donate, post images, downloads, etc etc.
Got a question? LOOK HERE FIRST
Post Reply
Devonranger
Level 5 dot.orger
Level 5 dot.orger
Posts: 6357
Joined: Fri Jan 18, 2008 12:20 am
Location: Exeter

Post by Devonranger » Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:16 pm

Didn't actually know Fawny but will always remember that St Andrew's Cross Avatar appearing and the quality of post which went with it.

My thoughts are with his family and I am sure his presence will be missed in all areas.

Nath(OZ)
dot.org player kit 2007
dot.org player kit 2007
Posts: 293
Joined: Sat Feb 03, 2007 1:58 am
Location: Adelaide

Post by Nath(OZ) » Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:21 pm

Oh no. Never met Fawny but always enjoyed reading his posts. Such a shame. My thoughts go out to his family and friends. RIP Fawny

User avatar
GaryT
Level 3 dot.orger
Level 3 dot.orger
Posts: 2080
Joined: Sat Feb 03, 2007 11:21 am

Post by GaryT » Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:26 pm

RIP Fawny, you will be sadly missed.
I am (mostly) a kind, considerate, caring, understanding, generous and liberal sort of bloke. Except when it comes to football. And I have no wish or will to change that at all. ©DAVEf 06/03/2015

User avatar
White Duck
Level 3 dot.orger
Level 3 dot.orger
Posts: 2188
Joined: Sun Feb 04, 2007 2:24 pm
Location: Bournemouth

Post by White Duck » Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:39 pm

Haven't been on here for ages but moved by this thread, puts my personal problems into perspective.

RIP Fawny, hope QPR show a great fan his due respects on Sunday.
Lex Talionis........

User avatar
Son of Robin
Level 3 dot.orger
Level 3 dot.orger
Posts: 3000
Joined: Mon Aug 20, 2007 5:52 pm
Location: Deepest, Darkest Bedfordshire
Contact:

Post by Son of Robin » Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:48 pm

So sad to hear of Fawny's passing. Hope he's in a good place with good company and all the cheese and ale he needs.

Though I never knowingly met him in person, I don't think that matters. His sense of humour and banter shone through on here. He will be missed by so many within this online, virtual community and to his credit, his local community in which he worked.

Thoughts are with his friends and family.

RIP.
Saint Jude, Hope of the Hopeless, Pray for me

http://kieranrobinson.com/tag/qpr/

User avatar
WestCountryRanger
dot.org player kit 2007
dot.org player kit 2007
Posts: 1862
Joined: Thu Feb 08, 2007 3:29 pm
Location: North Somerset

Post by WestCountryRanger » Wed Oct 17, 2012 9:16 pm

Like White Duck above I haven't been here for a time, and really sad to hear this. One of the best posters of the recent past that I remember talking a lot of sense.

RIP Fawny.
oo' R

User avatar
avigar
Level 2 dot.orger
Level 2 dot.orger
Posts: 883
Joined: Wed Jan 04, 2012 7:08 pm
Location: Gibraltar

Post by avigar » Wed Oct 17, 2012 9:39 pm

Terrible news. Have always enjoyed his clever witty posts.

Renaming a forum after him sounds a great idea, a lovely tribute in his honour

RIP Fawny. Will surely be missed on dot.org
If Chelsea were playing in my garden, I would close the curtains!

QPR FOREVER!!!

User avatar
222gers
Level 4 dot.orger
Level 4 dot.orger
Posts: 4387
Joined: Sat Feb 10, 2007 3:55 pm
Location: LONDON

Post by 222gers » Wed Oct 17, 2012 10:50 pm

Only just seen this. very sad. I remember a thread about people leaving evening games early. He berated me in a nice way for saying some of us need a few pints and time is precious. He said he loved a drink as much as me but would never leave early. Fair play. I hope a tribute is arranged.

User avatar
Camberley R
Level 5 dot.orger
Level 5 dot.orger
Posts: 5187
Joined: Thu Feb 01, 2007 5:44 pm
Location: Re-located to Farnborough

Post by Camberley R » Wed Oct 17, 2012 11:10 pm

Haven't been on here for a few days so only just seen this as well. Very sad news. Never met him but his posts spoke a lot of sense and were always worth reading.

RIP Fawny.
Alan McDonald 1963-2012

Image

AndyB
Level 3 dot.orger
Level 3 dot.orger
Posts: 1996
Joined: Thu Feb 01, 2007 6:05 pm
Location: West End, Deepest Surrey

Post by AndyB » Wed Oct 17, 2012 11:22 pm

Haven't been in here for a while - total shock to find this thread today.
There are a few avatars you look out for when scanning threads - helps to sort the "wheat from the chaff".
That St.Andrews cross will be sorely missed.

RIP Fawny.

User avatar
WA Hoop
Level 5 dot.orger
Level 5 dot.orger
Posts: 5690
Joined: Sat Jan 05, 2008 4:04 pm
Location: Perth, Western Australia

Post by WA Hoop » Thu Oct 18, 2012 4:15 am

I've been away for a couple of days and only just learnt of this terribly sad news. I always held Fawny in such high regard as a poster. Certainly seemed like the sort of guy I would have liked to know personally. My thoughts go out to his family.
Question everything.

User avatar
DW
Level 5 dot.orger
Level 5 dot.orger
Posts: 6605
Joined: Thu Feb 01, 2007 1:17 pm
Location: MK and Arboleas

Post by DW » Thu Oct 18, 2012 6:31 am

Always noted Fawny's posts due to his locality to me, but never met him, but from those who have posted and new Fawny, then it was my loss that we never met. Sounds like a thoroughly decent chap. I used to have an office round the corner from his deli, if it is the one I am thinking of, and I am sure it is, and if I had known then that it was owned by an R, then it is just as well I didn't know about it, as I would probably be twice the size that I am now!

Rest in Peace Fawny, you'll be sadly missed.

User avatar
UxbridgeR
Level 5 dot.orger
Level 5 dot.orger
Posts: 9621
Joined: Mon Feb 05, 2007 12:45 pm

Post by UxbridgeR » Thu Oct 18, 2012 6:43 am

It speaks volumes about the man that this thread has brought back so many long lost dot.orgers - Alibabes, Sideshow Bob, Goofy Hoop and West Country Ranger to name but a few. What a shame that it should be in such sad circumstances.

RIP Fawny.
Are headphones getting bigger, or are idiots getting smaller ?

dazzmo
Level 2 dot.orger
Level 2 dot.orger
Posts: 572
Joined: Fri Jun 22, 2007 2:18 pm

Post by dazzmo » Thu Oct 18, 2012 9:16 am

RIP Fawny - terribly sad news and puts a number of petty squabbles that appear firmly into perspective.

Patch
Level 1 dot.orger
Level 1 dot.orger
Posts: 391
Joined: Tue Jan 15, 2008 3:08 pm
Location: Staines

Post by Patch » Thu Oct 18, 2012 9:46 am

RIP Fawny - didn't know you by name but possibly did by face.

Sad to hear the bad news.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest