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Old 08-02-2007, 11:26 AM   #1  
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Default Capt. Boubacar Fall, RIP

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It is with sadness that the Company announces the death of Capt. Boubacar Fall on Friday July 24, 2007. He was assigned to the STL base and had been with us for 2 ˝ years. His wife, Peggy and step-child Taylor survive him. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday August 4, 2007 at the Ritz Carlton from 4 to 6 pm, located at 100 Carondelet Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63105. Our sincere condolences go out to Mrs. Fall and all of Capt. Fall’s family.
CHQ Captain. I don't know why he has passed.
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Old 08-02-2007, 11:33 AM   #2  
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Motorcycle accident. He was a recent upgrade.
Funeral's in Senegal.
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Old 08-02-2007, 01:35 PM   #3  
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Oh my...I believe he was at TSA before CHQ...A Parks guy..
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Old 08-02-2007, 02:49 PM   #4  
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Very upsetting news... remember him as an instructor at Parks... EXTREMELY nice guy! My sincerest condolences to his family and may he R.I.P.
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Thats terrible, be careful on those bikes guys, I knew too many people that lost their lives the very same way
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yeh, captain was talking to me about it on this last trip...If you ever find someone who says motorcycles aren't dangerous...think again. I know a lot of us ride them, just want to say, be careful out there fellas.
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I think about it everytime I'm hitting a blind-curve or sketchy intersection on my Bike...seeing myself splattered on the pavement in my mind is sobering enough to fully-respect the danger...

Sadness for sure...condolences to his wife and stepchild.
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For those who knew him above, his wife has planned a local memorial service. Saturday August 4th, 4pm -6pm at the Ritz-Carlton Saint Louis.
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My condolences.

What years was he at Parks?
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He was at Parks as an instructor until about 2002 or 2003. I'm not sure if he went to school there. He was there for quite a while because of 9/11. Boubacar was a great guy. Super friendly, usually had a smile on his face.
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