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    He had been making some AR parts, and then I think he had his own knock-off I think?

    Obviously tho - he had MUCH bigger parts going on recently.

    I seem to have lost his website info in the last 'putor crash.


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    Think Snow Eh!
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    R.I.P.

    My condolences to his family and friends.

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    This showcases the gun part of his business:

    Superior Arms Inc.


    Google Maps


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    RIP Willeo , you are already missed.


    PHEW, that was bolt out of the blue.

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    RIP, brother. You did a good job!

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    RIP.

    No good words for this.

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    Rest in Peace Willeo, hopefully there is a shop full of new equipment up there to play with. Wishes to the family in this difficult time.

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    Rest in peace, fella.

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    Rest in Peace Willeo......best machine foundations ever!!!!!

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    Shocked.

    Cant believe he was / died that young. He was only half a decade younger than me.

    To his credit, I always had him pictured as a Wise Old Owl. Its a special gift when you can give that aura, of being wise well before your years. He had it.

    R.I.P

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    R.I.P Leo, and I might as well re-quote Phil as his post just about sums up all I that can say:

    Quote Originally Posted by machtool View Post
    Shocked.

    Cant believe he was / died that young. He was only half a decade younger than me.

    To his credit, I always had him pictured as a Wise Old Owl. Its a special gift when you can give that aura, of being wise well before your years. He had it.

    R.I.P

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    Quote Originally Posted by machtool View Post
    Shocked.

    Cant believe he was / died that young. He was only half a decade younger than me.

    To his credit, I always had him pictured as a Wise Old Owl. Its a special gift when you can give that aura, of being wise well before your years. He had it.

    R.I.P
    Hear, hear!

    My Sincere Condolences to Family and Friends.

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    Man 47...that is a kick in the gut.
    Gary

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    Sad news this morning!

    I would have never guessed I was a year older than him or that we graduated the same year. Phil said it best!

    My condolences to family and friends!

    RIP willeo

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    Phil said exactly what I thought. I always respected and learned something from his words. They say only the good die young. R.I.P. Willeo.

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    Just like to add my condolences. That's too sad.

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    Rest in peace Leo. Although we never met in person, the years I have spent here on PM reading his posts has been time well spent.

    Reckon it was the bad flu that has taken so many this winter?

    ToolCat

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    Has anyone signed the guest book as of yet ?

    When I first found the Obit, I no one from PM had.

    As his obit specifically called out PM, I think
    it would be nice to the family to know just how many
    people read his words.

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    Haven’t been on PM lately so I was shocked to see this when checking in. He seemed to be a quality individual with a good heart. I’ll miss him. Surely, he was taken too early.

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    Quote Originally Posted by anonymity View Post
    Today, it is with a very heavy heart that I come to report the passing of a dear friend,
    Its not been mentioned yet. Thank you for letting us know.

    Possibly not easy as a new guy with only 8 posts. It's never easy to report these things. 8 or 8,000 posts. Let it be known, your post was appreciated.

    Best Regards. Phil,

    (On Edit) Class act / family until the end. From the above Obituary.
    Memorial gifts will benefit the Wapello Food Pantry and the Wapello Rescue Unit.

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