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I have know John for several years .
He is one of the truly good guys . Yesterday he was hurt badly in a tragic accident .
John and his Family are in for a long road for recovery .
They will need whatever we can give to not only to pay medical bills but for the family to survive during his recovery ..
Please give what ever you can .
Gofund me
Thank you
Tim
 

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Yep,
Me tooo done..
Ohh mann..
I sure do wish this didn't happen, but I guess that's stupid..
I really feel for you John..
I'm sorry man..
Never forget,
time is relentless..
The next year will go by in a blink just like the last one did and the one before that..
My prayers are with you John..

Teddy
 

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Done. Praying for him and his family....
 

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Real sorry to hear about John, met him at MWP a couple of years ago and really liked him. Donation sent, I’ll order something too to help bump that up. Can anybody share more details about what happened?
 

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For those of you that do not know John, a nicer guy couldn't be found. He is a mechanic at Southwest airlines and as such is allowed buddy passes for friends and family. John hooked me up with round trip airfare from NC to Chicago and a ride to the hotel and back for Midwestpower last year.. All totally free. I wish John a speedy recovery. The rocketry community is awesome. Last year during my illness(stroke) Ya'll donated almost 2 grand to help me with my expenses. I know john appreciates it as much as I did. THANKS!!!
 

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Man; Strangely enough I had a stroke last year! Nothing like waking up in the Hospital. With a steel thing stapled to your head, with hoses running to.. OK, no reason to gross anyone out.
 

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I was extremely lucky as I was already in the hospital. I woke up and was told I had had a stroke. I was on the phone when it happened and remember not being able to talk and the world running down to a stop.
 

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I want to thank everyone who has helped so far .
We raised over $1000 last week for John and his family with your help .
This week we are going to have a raffle to benefit them.

wildmanrocketry.com
Raffle to benefit injured rocketeer John Williams​
Wildman Hobbies is having a Raffle to benefit one of our fellow rocketeers. John Williams suffered 3rd degree burns on 15-20% of his body.
John and his family are going to need financial help.
We are raffling off some of Johns favorite Wildman kits .
Cherokee 98
Lance Beta
2.6 Goblin
along with a Blackhawk 38 donated by David Schwantz
Raffle tickets are only $10 each
The Winning entries will be drawn on Friday August 6th
With the prizes being sent out the following week​
 
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