[meteorite-list] Passing of John Wolfe, founder of Franconia strewn field

From: Michael Mulgrew <mikestang_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue, 21 May 2013 10:59:39 -0700
Message-ID: <CAMseTy21+1k9gcXiZHrzqbFcgz5C_U56rK6Re5643qzVCWXmUw_at_mail.gmail.com>

What a tragedy, at only 64 I would have wished him a few more decades
on this rock we call home. I'll be in his strewn field later this
year and will be sure to pay proper respects while there.

Michael in So. Cal.

On Tue, May 21, 2013 at 10:31 AM, Gary Fujihara <fujmon at mac.com> wrote:
> Aloha mai kakou,
> It is with heavy heart that I share information with you that Mr John Wolfe has passed away last night, May 20, 2013, at the age of 64 years. John was the discoverer of the Franconia strewn field in Mojave, Arizona on October 31, 2002. I know many of you have hunted these hallowed meteorite grounds in the past, and would ask you to pay a debt of respect to this honorable man (perhaps over a Franconia collection piece).
> This announcement is being made at the request of family members.
> Gary Fujihara
> Big Kahuna Meteorites Inc.
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