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RIP TheGr8Punkin

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by OleSlewFoot, Dec 3, 2018.

  1. Dec 5, 2018 at 7:30 AM
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    Ike74

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    I only met him once, but he was such a cool guy. R.I.P. You'll be missed.
     
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  2. Dec 5, 2018 at 7:44 AM
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    Grey Wolf

    Grey Wolf Alaska Size Stealthy Swift Slate Grey Wolf

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    18"X9" FN BFD's rims, 295/70R/18E Cooper Discoverer STT Pro's, and S/T Maxx's, Old Man EMU coil-overs/shocks. Toytec shackles. Exhaust Pro, Body Armor Rock Steps, Smittybilt X20 winch, DV8 winch bumper, Full RCI skids, Ranch Hand rear Sport bumper, aFe stage 2
    I got to hang out and talk to Joe, @OleSlewFoot , for quite some last June at ToyTec's Customer Appreciation Day. Connor's roomate. Joe is the real deal. Very likeable. This tragedy can't be easy for him at all and glad he signed on and started this thread. Had to suck but Joe knew we needed to know what happened. I've PM'd him and he is hanging in there. Thank you @OleSlewFoot..
     
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  3. Dec 5, 2018 at 8:01 AM
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    vl184009

    vl184009 Cheers Boys

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    Another angel looking down now....R.I.P Connor.
     
  4. Dec 5, 2018 at 8:17 AM
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    duece292

    duece292 Pennsylvania Hillbilly Deluxe

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    Not gone.... just waiting for the rest of us at the end of the trail. Godspeed Conner!
     
  5. Dec 5, 2018 at 8:33 AM
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    kenomouth64

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    Hold the Line! If you are not holding the line, abandon your ship. Destruction is inevitable without more to hold the line!
    I never met Connor in person, but I spoke with him on this forum on many occasions. He was one of those people who genuinely sought to help others as often as he could. He seemingly left this world, at an age too young. The world is a lesser place without him here. However I trust God ensured his purpose was fulfilled in this life.

    - Until the next life Brother
     
  6. Dec 5, 2018 at 7:00 PM
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    T-Rex266

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  7. Dec 5, 2018 at 7:22 PM
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    4x4_Angel

    4x4_Angel Perfectly Imperfect Tomboy....TTC #132

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    ToyTec BOSS Lift, FRAC, 18" Fuel Pump wheels, Nitto Ridge Grapplers
    Joe is a great guy....I see why him and Connor were friends. They are like 2 peas in a pod. I've text Joe to see how he's been doing and to see if three are any updates. he's hanging in there.

    Thank you Joe @OleSlewFoot for letting us know.

    One of my favorite pics of Connor... @SR5TRDTUNDRA found it and sent it to me...

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  8. Dec 5, 2018 at 7:28 PM
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    SR5 AZUL

    SR5 AZUL TRD

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    One of the nights he got buzzed up and send us the picture on GY thread!
     
  9. Dec 5, 2018 at 8:18 PM
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    4x4_Angel

    4x4_Angel Perfectly Imperfect Tomboy....TTC #132

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    yup! good times!
     
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  10. Dec 5, 2018 at 8:24 PM
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    MotoTundra

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    -TRS Mini D2S Retrofit on TRD Pro Headlights (Apollo 2.0 Shrouds, 35w XB Ballasts, 5500k Bulbs) -Baja Designs Squadron R Sport Aux lights. -TRD Pro Grill -TRD Rear Sway Bar -BakFlip VP Tonneau w/BakBox -Dipped wheels & bumpers -Iron Cross HD steps -Undercover Swingcase -SunTek Paint Protection film -Tinted glass -Bedmat -OEM Towing Mirrors
    I remember that one!
     
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  11. Dec 5, 2018 at 8:42 PM
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    Eclipsed & Floating

    Eclipsed & Floating Over it.........

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    I was in GY that night when he sent it. Pretty sure Gino was ripping on him in great fun.
     
  12. Dec 5, 2018 at 11:07 PM
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    Sunnier

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    If I get a winch on my 2WD, can I overland with the BASTRDs and SGU?!
    Glad you got word, OP.
     
  13. Dec 6, 2018 at 1:11 AM
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    aperezsh

    aperezsh SDSO (Ret) Veteran MURICA IN MY BLOOD

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    A little this and that...Broke now
    Amen brother
     
  14. Dec 6, 2018 at 3:12 AM
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    Whoaaa - Sorry to hear this
     
  15. Dec 6, 2018 at 3:32 AM
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    OR18TRD

    OR18TRD Pândâ Crëw

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    Suspension: front- Bilsein 6112 set at 1.9”; Rear- bilstein 5160 with maxtrac 1” shackel. Wheels: Method MR308 roost wheels 18x9” +18 offset. Tires: 275/70/18 Goodyear wrangler DuraTrac’s Removed front mudflaps and moved front wheel well liner forward. Bakflip MX4 Tonneau cover Line-x premium bed liner aFe CAI Rear differential breather moved behind taillight Debadged Windows tinted 20% ESP locking long box rear seat storage OEM all weather mats 6 3/4” antenna Coverking leather rear seat cover
    RIP Connor... would have liked to got to know you. I think we would have got along. I have a love for the 80’s 4runners. I’ve owned at least a dozen of them over the years. I’ll enjoy a cold beer in your memory.
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    To Connor
     
  16. Dec 6, 2018 at 4:20 AM
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    Bongskie

    Bongskie Mucho LOCO

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    What a sad news. My thoughts and prayers. R.I.P. Connor
     
  17. Dec 6, 2018 at 4:29 AM
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    chphilo

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    So sad. He was so young. RIP.
     
  18. Dec 6, 2018 at 6:36 AM
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    sunnysideTRD

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    I have never met this gentleman and my heart and prayers go out to him and his family. I feel sad as I have missed an opportunity to exchanging advice, humor and support with this young man. I hope the holidays is not painful for his family and friends.
     
  19. Dec 6, 2018 at 9:49 AM
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    Eclipsed & Floating

    Eclipsed & Floating Over it.........

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    Same here Gino!
     
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  20. Dec 6, 2018 at 10:57 AM
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    R.I.P. Connor.
     
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  21. Dec 6, 2018 at 10:57 AM
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    His services are Monday, December 10th at 10:00am at St. Mary's Church in Greeley, Colorado.
     
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  22. Dec 6, 2018 at 11:22 AM
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    T-Rex266

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    Going

    Thanks for the update
     
  23. Dec 6, 2018 at 11:50 AM
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  24. Dec 6, 2018 at 12:25 PM
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    JC303

    JC303 Same same but different

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    I will be in New Orleans so I will not be able to make it. Thanks for the update.
     
  25. Dec 6, 2018 at 12:40 PM
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    Grey Wolf

    Grey Wolf Alaska Size Stealthy Swift Slate Grey Wolf

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    Tentative for me..I have a bone density scan Monday morning in Lone Tree...going to be hard to make it.
     
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  26. Dec 6, 2018 at 4:15 PM
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  27. Dec 6, 2018 at 5:44 PM
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    jewsNbrews

    jewsNbrews MGM's for the win!!

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    Spray in bed liner Deck Rail system Tinted windows Blackout badges Pro grill and hood bulge Weather tech matts Zdog tool chest Ceramic coat paint protection Bumper end caps paint matched Fuel Trophy 18x9 +20 offset Toyo Open Country A/T II 285/65 New England Patriots seat covers Black TRD shifter Victory4x4 sliders
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    Thanks Connor. It taste delicious. Needed a brew to help prep dinner. Cheers bud
     
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  28. Dec 7, 2018 at 2:56 PM
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    Fishman57

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    This one’s in memory of you Connor. I regret that I never had a chance to meet you in person. 80F28D2F-75B8-4B50-B3AC-4A673247C5C7.jpg
     
  29. Dec 7, 2018 at 3:32 PM
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    Grey Wolf

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    Not the same without Connor being there

    minus connor.jpg
     
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  30. Dec 7, 2018 at 4:41 PM
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    NewImprovedRon

    NewImprovedRon "220, 221- WHATEVER IT TAKES" - Michael Keaton

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    Tipped one in memory of Connor:

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