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bloomorelse(Z4b NB Canada)September 23, 2011

Sadly Derek (from GB) passed away Wednesday, Sept 16th at 6:00 P.M. I am told his heart just stopped. You can see more on Wishes For You.

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Pudge 2b

I'm afraid I don't know who this you have more details? And what is Wishes For You, a website?

    Bookmark   September 23, 2011 at 1:04PM
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Ginny McLean_Petite_Garden

Ditto what Pudge posted.?

    Bookmark   September 23, 2011 at 1:15PM
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bloomorelse(Z4b NB Canada)

GB is another gardening site that Derek was on. I just thought some of you may have known who he was. It's devided into sub-titles like "clematis", "roses", "peonies", "hobbies and crafts", and one called "wishes for you" that was used mainly to let members know that someone is sick/died. Some members posted about their own illness, or troubles. When you're a member of a site for a long while, you feel like some of these people are like family.

    Bookmark   September 23, 2011 at 2:25PM
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marciaz3 Tropical 3 Northwestern Ontario

I knew a Derek from Britain. Wouldn't be him, would it?

    Bookmark   September 23, 2011 at 8:28PM
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northspruce(z3a MB CDA)

No idea who Derek or GB are, but so sorry you've lost a friend.

    Bookmark   September 23, 2011 at 8:51PM
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Try these links. Was not familiar with Derek but I use this sight all the time for Clematis and a few other plants. A very good world wide forum.

Here is a link that might be useful: GardenBuddies

    Bookmark   October 2, 2011 at 10:49PM
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