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Author Topic: OT, But Busnut Family Member "Fred Hobe" is needing surgery.  (Read 2724 times)
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« on: October 26, 2010, 02:13:29 PM »

Hello Everyone,

I hope he will not be angry with me for posting this but I feel it is important for us to know that one of our family members will be having back surgery on Thursday, October 28, 2010.  The time is yet to be determined by the Operating Room.  He is a very private person and that is the reason I hope he will not be upset I have posted this.  If you could post messages to him to encourage him knowing he has hundreds if not thousands of busnuts pulling for him.  His name, (Fred Hobe), of Florida.  I have mentioned times before if you have not taken the time to meet and visit with Ole Fred, you should make this part of your Bucket List!!  One fine fellow.

Anyhow, I hope those that know him as I will send him their best wishes and prayers for this medical operation he needs for comfort, every since his fall a couple of years ago off that MCI he was working on the roof of.   

Fred, My prayers for you are special for Thursday and now here are messages from those that will be thinking of you all day until we get word you are in the recovery room doing fine.  Best of luck my Friend, Get well soon.

Thanks Everyone,
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« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2010, 02:48:15 PM »

Fred, may God guide the surgeon's hands and bless you with a fast recovery.  The bus nut world needs you around for a long time to come.
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« Reply #2 on: October 26, 2010, 02:54:46 PM »

Fred, Ken and I had the opportunity to meet you a couple of summers back. You gave us so much helpful advice on our bus. We are praying for your fast recovery, God bless you and yours. Hope to see you soon. Ken and Ruth Masters
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« Reply #3 on: October 26, 2010, 02:58:44 PM »

Gary,

Thanks for the Update, sometimes you have to chance a little anger to do some good.


Fred,

We are all praying for a quick healing and a good nights sleep for your surgeon.

Get Well Soon....

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« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2010, 03:10:48 PM »

Fred,

May the doctors work with healing hands! You have blessed us for a long time, now it's time to continue in better health. I can relate to back surgery, it is all worth it believe me.

Take care and let us know how you are doing,

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« Reply #5 on: October 26, 2010, 06:22:07 PM »

Best of luck Fred.
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« Reply #6 on: October 26, 2010, 08:29:31 PM »

Fred:

May the good Lord be glorified in your successfull sugery and fast recovery.
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« Reply #7 on: October 26, 2010, 09:56:38 PM »

Fred you dont know me, but I sure know your work! Please be assured you are well respected and admired by many. It will all be over before you know it and may your recovery be swift! God bless
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« Reply #8 on: October 27, 2010, 03:16:47 PM »

Fred....Wishing you a successful and speedy recovery to a living legend in the Bus Conversion World...
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« Reply #9 on: October 27, 2010, 06:28:20 PM »


   Fred, Praying for a speedy recovery for you.


   Steve 5B........here in Indianapolis
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« Reply #10 on: October 27, 2010, 10:49:51 PM »

Fred, we have never met, however I have been the beneficiary of your website's information & knowledge.

May you have a quick & full recovery in return,

God Bless
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« Reply #11 on: October 28, 2010, 05:05:11 AM »

Fred,
   We will keep you & Carolyn in our prayers and pray for a successful surgery and speedy recovery.  Good luck my friend.  Jack
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« Reply #12 on: October 28, 2010, 06:28:20 AM »

Best wishes and get well soon!
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« Reply #13 on: October 28, 2010, 06:44:16 AM »

Prayers and thoughts go out to Fred. git er done'
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« Reply #14 on: October 28, 2010, 05:27:24 PM »

Hello Everyone,
This is an update on Fred's Operation.  I did not get to talk to him personally but he left a message a little while ago on our phone, (HE IS HOME ALREADY, FEELING BETTER, NO PAIN IN HIS LEGS ETC. ) But a little under the weather.  You talk about a tough ole dude, I was in the hospital for 4 days re cooperating with the same surgery.  Goes to show you, now you know why I look up to ole Fred. 

I am happy to give you this update, I will talk to him tomorrow when he is more alert or I am!!.   Thanks for all your prayers and thoughts today for Fred, I know he will thank you when he gets back on line.  I can't believe it!!  Same day home!!

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