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Old January 27, 2014, 10:53 AM   #26
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Sad to read of his passing.
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Old January 27, 2014, 11:03 AM   #27
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I remember his posting as intuitive, respected, and respectful.

I started missing him long ago when he backed off on his presence here.

Heaven is a more secure place with him there - if that's possible ... knowing who the guardian is up there ...

Woody
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Old January 27, 2014, 05:57 PM   #28
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Rip. Thoughts to the family.
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Old January 28, 2014, 06:12 PM   #29
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A class act. He'll be missed.

Rest easy, sir.
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Old January 29, 2014, 12:38 PM   #30
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PRAYERS sent for the Family and his Friends.
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Old February 1, 2014, 12:19 AM   #31
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BK's post

A most poeticly composed posting. Well done sir.
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Old February 2, 2014, 12:13 PM   #32
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I am sorry to hear of this.
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Old February 3, 2014, 12:32 AM   #33
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I was first aware of Standing Wolf way back on the forums at thefiringline.com.

After graduating college and moving to Colorado, I got involved with a small group of guys that shot Bullseye pistol once a week. Standing Wolf was a man of the old school ways of pistol shooting, and as it turned out, we lived in the same town. A discussion between us led him to join that group for Bullseye practice.

In person, Standing Wolf presented in a way that I could only describe as classic college professor, thin build, taught face, dressed in slacks, sometimes a vest, sometimes a sport coat, with the one difference being that he always had a revolver on his belt, more often than not a short-barreled, comped S&W .44 magnum.

Personality wise, he could come across as a bit of a grump, and he had very little patience for useless people. However, for anyone who showed an interest, he could show a level of generosity and enthusiasm I have seen in only a vanishingly small number of people.

As far as guns went, Standing Wolf was a man of the old school, and he had a keen interest in precision .22 target pistols, especially High Standards, and magnum revolvers made by Colt and Smith & Wesson.

After a couple of years, I drifted away from Bullseye and into the action shooting sports, and Standing Wolf eventually relinquished his shooting practice due to health problems, but we did still correspond occasionally.

I was truly saddened to hear of his passing, and I will always consider him a friend.
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Old February 3, 2014, 11:33 PM   #34
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Saddened to learn this. Never met him, but appreciated his contributions to this forum. My condolences to all who knew him personally.
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Old February 5, 2014, 07:12 PM   #35
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Vaya con Dios amigo
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Old February 14, 2014, 04:05 PM   #36
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Never had the opportunity to meet him personally. but see you in the next act of this play, my brother.
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Old June 12, 2014, 07:27 PM   #37
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I haven't been reading lately and am sorry to see this today. SW was a true gentleman, and I enjoyed our correspondence some time back when I purchased an old Colt DS from him that he carried during a brief stint as a corrections officer. Godspeed, sir.
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Old June 14, 2014, 10:28 PM   #38
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Wow, I just saw this. Sorry to hear this. I enjoyed reading his posts on all the forums I belonged to. He was a well spoken gentleman and very intelligent. Sad news indeed.
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Old June 14, 2014, 11:51 PM   #39
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It's sad to hear of his passing. Godspeed, Standing Wolf.
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