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Old 11-08-2018, 09:13 PM
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Passing of Polarbear (Ernie Knoellinger)

i wanted to pass on the very sad news, in case you haven't heard, that Polarbear, Ernie Knoellinger, passed away today.

You would be hard pressed to find a nicer man the Ernie. In a day and age when everyone wants to be someone else on the internet...He was always himself.

That man was Ford blue through and through. The world has truly lost a great man.

I was happy to know him and honored to call him a friend.

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Old 11-08-2018, 09:32 PM
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Im speechless ,it will be hard not seeing his post any more!...

My condolences to his Family , An We will miss him here at the FTF!
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Old 11-08-2018, 09:38 PM
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Thanks for delivering this news to me Aaron, feeling like I got gut punched. Ernie was always a standout source of knowledge, kindness, and honesty. Despite not being active here recently I still think about him every time I wash my truck because I changed my washing technique after he posted some of his personal tips. I didn't even question it, Ernie could do no wrong by me.

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Old 11-08-2018, 11:21 PM
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That was a shock. Ernie always provided some lively discussion. My condolences to the family.
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Old 11-09-2018, 08:39 AM
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OMG. I'm stunned.
I'm so sorry to hear this news.
I'll miss his posts.
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Old 11-09-2018, 12:37 PM
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Just kidding- his daughter is just sassy
Thank you all for the thoughts and prayers
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Old 11-09-2018, 01:32 PM
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My condolences on the passing of a true FTF.
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Old 11-09-2018, 01:54 PM
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Ernie was a helluva a guy, and I was proud to call him my friend.

He's gonna be missed.
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Just kidding- his daughter is just sassy
Thank you all for the thoughts and prayers
Well, since you started it.... I'm burning sage in my house tonight.
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Old 11-09-2018, 03:03 PM
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Going to miss you Ernie, our conversations always gave me food for thought.
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