OldestManAlive passed away December 1, 2018, after a short illness. He is celebrated by his adored wife, five headstrong children, thirteen beloved grandchildren, and a very Silly dog. A Vietnam veteran and a successful businessman, he lived his life with verve and compassion and will be remembered for his charisma, brevity, heartfelt honesty, and fierce independence. His legacy is not in his accomplishments, but in the lives he touched and inspired.

This story may eventually be continued by his eldest, after a mourning period.