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jgruschow

OZx Flying Club© Repaints ::Ode To An Old Friend ZK-JFG (Jack Gruschow)

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File Name: Ode To An Old Friend ZK-JFG (Jack Gruschow)

File Submitter: jgruschow

File Submitted: 12 Feb 2015

File Category: OZx Flying Club© Repaints

Manufacturer: Cessna

Model: C172

Specifications: ZK-FJG

To Whom It Concerns but please all read,

A long long time ago, in the early run up days of VOZ I ran into an old grumpy man by the name of Jack, Jack Gruschow, he came from Rotorua in New Zealand and in writing was the most terrible man.. or so I thought.

Then one day when we started with multiplayer flights, I spoke to him on Team Speak and he was the loveliest old man one could imagine. We have shared laughs, tears, and every other emotion you can think of over the years. My last 18-20 months have been so hectic that I did not even notice Jack was not around anymore until the other day and a joined effort of the team here has confirmed that Jack has passed on to another place.

Jack's favourite plane to fly was the default green C172

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Jack, I will miss you my old friend, you taught me a few life lessons and on occasion I cursed you and ranted at you because you had posted another abrasive post on the forum, but anyone who spoke to you on TeamSpeak fell in love with you.

May your and your wife's soul entwine in the arms of eternity my dear old friend. Finally reunited, I know how much you missed her, I know how much you wanted to be with her again. May you both rest in peace for all eternity and know that at OZx every July 29th will be Jack Gruschow Day.

18 months you have been dead and I did not even know... I am so sorry my friend for not realising you were not here anymore, forgive my oversight. Out of sight perhaps but never out of my heart anymore.

Blue Skies Jack... blue skies my friend and stop fiddling with the f*&king settings Jack !!!!!

Check out these threads as well:

Permanent blog for Jack:

http://jackgruschow.blogspot.com

This repaint with a huge thank you to RichardLouis who graciously donated this paint.

Blue Skies Jack my old friend.. I will miss you.

Jay

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