[Dixielandjazz] Mr Bob Helm

Bob Romans cellblk7@attbi.com
Mon, 2 Sep 2002 07:33:39 -0500

The passing of Bob Helm marks the end of another era for "Our Kind Of
Music"! Long live Bob Helm!
Please!! All of you stay healthy, and be glad that you're a part of the
greatest, happiest jazz in the world!
Thank you, Dottie for being with him for all of us who couldn't!
Bob Romans
Cell Block 7
Jazz Band
1617 Lakeshore Dr.,
Lodi, California, 95242
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-----Original Message-----
From: Dottie Lawless <1lawless@gte.net>
To: Dixieland Jazz ML <Dixielandjazz@ml.islandnet.com>
Date: Monday, September 02, 2002 1:01 AM
Subject: [Dixielandjazz] Mr Bob Helm

>My very dear friend, Mr Bob Helm, left us this afternoon around 4:00
>pm.  He fought a valient, though relatively brief battle with the big C
>-- bladder, to liver and many other areas.  I was so happy that the
>lovely Ms Kay, Bob's wife of so many years, was able to be there today.
>Bob still recognized those of us who were there, though it was difficult
>for him to respond,  and we said our final goodbyes with love.
>Dottie Lawless, SF
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