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Illinois Icon taxidermist lost yesterday

Discussion in 'The Taxidermy Industry' started by sarahdj, Oct 8, 2012.

  1. sarahdj

    sarahdj Active Member

    We lost one of the best. He was one of the 2 Illinois Taxidermist Association members who started the first youth seminars at a state convention in the country. Together with Jack, Charlie Brown held the first ever youth seminar at an ITA convention. I don't know what year it was- I just know it was the first. He has now gone home to be with Our Lord. May God bless and receive you, Charlie, for all the lives you have touch and blessed. Rest in peace and welcome home. You will be missed!
  2. fishmaster

    fishmaster Well-Known Member

    I hate to hear that. What a great guy he was. May he rest in peace.

  3. Don't know him but may he rest in peace. Hate to hear of any losses within our industry.
  4. antlerman

    antlerman NTA Life Member #0118

    Charlie Brown, what a guy. Never missed an ITA convention. Competed right up till the end. Even when he could no longer drive, his wife would escort him. Sorry to hear of the lose of one of our favorite guys. You will be missed Charlie. Keep that hook wet up there in heaven dear friend.
  5. Sorry to hear that great guy he could hang with the best in the party room as well
  6. antlerman

    antlerman NTA Life Member #0118

    LOL...he sure could. I went on more than one beer run for him and those who THOUGHT they could hang with him. Just a great guy. He will be missed for sure.
  7. PA

    PA Well-Known Member