We consider it a solemn honor to print information on the passing of members from the vintage radio community.


  AC0OQ ? John passed away on 2 December 2018

  K0UBK ? Herb was residing at the MN Veterans Home and became a SK on 27 Nov. 2019. Our condolences to his wife Juanita and the entire family. Herb is a U.S. Navy veteran.

  K1SCO ? During the net on 5/30/09, we heard John check in with his ART-13. That was his last transmission. (Frank-KC9NMA)

  K2PTS ? Steve Fried of Schaumburg, IL

  K4GHT Elizabeth Ann Wilson passed away on Sept 29, 2018 Obituary

  K8LKC? I wanted to let you know that Joe Medsker K8LKC from 3 Rivers, MI, died on I believe on the 10th. de John K9KEU

  K8WOQ  ? Chuck Schoner

  K9GDT    George P Sieverson Passed away on Sunday Jan 14th 2018 Obituary

  K9KAN  ? February 28, 2017 From Harry N9CQX... Our sincere condolences to Alex K9KAN who lost his wife, Diane on January 27, 2017.

  K9TRG ? It is with deep regret that I report the death of Mr. Art Housholder, K9TRG. Art passed away on Tuesday July 7, 2009.

  K9YHH ? January 28, 2017 ? From Harry N9CQX...Wiliam Prepejchal K9YHH passed away on January 23rd, 2017

  KB9BTI ? Bobby A. Woolwine, 55, of Elkhart, died Oct. 12, 2008 in Elkhart General Hospital. (Information provided by Jeff AA9JC)

  KB8GP ? Melvin L. Dykstra, age 67, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Muskegon.

  KC9AA ? We are saddened to report that Katie Bruehl, XYL of Karl, KC9AA for 30 years, passed away on Thursday, May 27th. Harry N9CQX

  KJ9T ? From Harry N9CQX...Net member KJ9T passed away 11 February 2017

  N8ECR ? Mike Beachy, 57, died at home unexpectedly Saturday, December 1, 2018 from natural causes. Mike worked for several of his family’s businesses, including Beachy Poultry Farms, Pigeon Printing and Lefty’s Diner and Drive In. He hosted a weekly nationwide amateur radio discussion network.   Go to DX 60 Net

  N9HSB ?   Long time net member Clifford Belz

  NK4D ?   Bill from Elmore, AL  SK December 13,2016

  W1FIF ? Norman Thomas Hunt, of DeForest, WI died quietly at Agrace Hospice on Thursday afternoon, June 26, 2014, with family close at his side.

  W8ZAP ? February 26, 2017 ? From Harry N9CQX... "Our condolences to Jerry W8ZAP regarding the sudden loss of his 35 year old daughter."

  W9DIK ? I am saddened to report that Harold, W9DIK of Waukegan, IL became a SK on February 14th 2014. (from Pierre K9EYE)

  W9DWP ? W9DWP passed away in Sept 2018

  W9LRS ? Hi Harry: I wanted to let you and the group know that I lost my oldest son Andrew on June 7, 2017. Thanks, Lou W9LRS

  W9MIM ? Marcus I. Mullen passed away Friday, January 31, 2020

  W9OWV ? W9LRS reports that long time net member, Warren, W9OWV, passed away on 21 September 2014.

  W9QAH ? Bruce E. Walther, of Stevens Point, W9QAH, signing off March 31, 2008.

  W9RWS ? W9RWS Dick Smith passed away in March 2019

  W9SWS ?  James A. Lapinski, 55, of Byron died 10/6/08 in his home, surrounded by loving family and friends. (From K7YOO, KC9GMF & K9ACT)

  W9UB ? Charles H. Haut - Born: 20 May 1933; SK: 21 December 2010

  W9WR ? From Harry N9CQX. . . William "Bill" Ross, long time friend, ARCI, AWA, became a silent key on March 2, 2016.

  WA9JEZ ? WB9IMR reports the passing of George Sopocko, former owner of "Chicago's Radio-TV Labs in July 2009.

  WA9QNN ? Ronald J. Doering, age 66, of White Lake and formerly of Kaukauna, passed away Friday, June 7, 2013 (from Karl, KC9AA)

  WA9YEQ  ? Charles York of Muskego, WI had a bad fall on 4 Dec 2013 and he passed away 3 weeks later on the 28th.

  WA9ZTY ? Robert Hummel dedicated net control operator of The Midwest Classic Radio Net for 13 years became a silent key 05/01/2008

I care not where they put me when with this world I'm through, as long as from my resting place I can still call CQ.
From QST years ago via K9YVT

  Go to ? MCRN Home