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Old 08-22-2011, 09:49 AM   #1
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RIP dear friend

For the last 5 years I have had the pleasure of traveling all over the country with a friend named Mark Moyer. Mark was a moderator on rideohio.org (his screename and the name most called him by was Passinthru) and one of my closest friends.
This past weekend we were at his house preparing for a weekend ride around WV. Mark had a massive heart attack. I performed CPR on him for over 10min until the paramedics got there but he was non responsive and passed away.
Mark and I had ridden an estimated 60,000+ miles together and you couldn't have asked for a better person to be a friend. Mark's passion for riding was something to behold. Never asking any more than my presence, he was an excellent rider, a loving father to his daughter Kayla and one of the nicest people you could ever meet.
If any of you have ever paid attention to pictures I posted from my rides, Mark's bike was the silver Kawasaki ZZR1200 that was in most pictures I took on these rides.
He will be dearly missed by all that had the distict pleasure of meeting him or riding with him.
He and I were planning a two week trip to the Dakotas and Wyoming next month.

Now I once again ride alone. RIP Mark. I love you buddy.


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Old 08-22-2011, 09:51 AM   #2
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Sorry to hear about this.
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Old 08-22-2011, 09:53 AM   #3
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Sorry to hear of your loss...We never know how much time we have, looking back, I try to be glad about all the happy times i've had so far...and the people i've met along the way.
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Old 08-22-2011, 09:55 AM   #4
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R.I.P., Mark.
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Old 08-22-2011, 10:01 AM   #5
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I'm sorry, man.
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Old 08-22-2011, 10:04 AM   #6
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Re: RIP dear friend

RIP, thats awful, things like this often happen without warning and theres really nothing more you can do about it at the point, unfortunately.

How did you know he was having a heart attack? Did he suddenly just collapse or what?
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Old 08-22-2011, 10:08 AM   #7
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Re: RIP dear friend

Danimal, my sympaties on the loss of your friend.
RIP Mark. Smooth roads and clear skies.
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Old 08-22-2011, 10:09 AM   #8
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Sorry to hear this Danimal! RIP! May you always remember the great times you enjoyed with him! My thoughts and prayers are with his family and you!
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Old 08-22-2011, 10:10 AM   #9
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Sorry to hear. RIP, Mark.
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Old 08-22-2011, 10:13 AM   #10
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Oh man, I am sorry to here this. RIP Mark.
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