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Old 09-24-2013, 06:38 PM
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RIP Jim. His help and knowledge will be missed here.
1996 Prostar 205 LT-1
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Old 09-25-2013, 09:47 AM
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I didnt know Jim that well but he was referred to me by many on here and was one of the first TT's I had the pleasure of dealing with. He was happy to help a newbie and I am grateful I got to deal with him if only over the phone. Sad to hear this and know his loss is felt by all of us.
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Old 10-22-2013, 10:17 PM
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Thanks to all who have posted on team talk. I am Jim's wife of 28 years - Mary Jane. I just found these e-mails and they are touching and wonderful. Jim loved waterskiing and talking to all of you on this site. Thanks again for your support - Love, Mary Jane
James (Jim) Kranendonk Pres-BAWS
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Old 10-22-2013, 10:37 PM
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Boat: 40th Anniversary X14
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Mary Jane my heart goes out to you and the boys. I hope I have the pleasure of meeting you when I finally get to your area and catch up with a few old friends that are mutual friends.
40th Anniversaary X14

'97 Prostar 190 - LT-1 (For Sale)

Prior boats - 2009 X14, 2008 X14, 2005 197, 1988 Tristar 190, 1989 Prostar.
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Old 10-22-2013, 11:45 PM
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Mary Jane, all the best to your and the boys. Jim was a huge help to many of us, he will be missed.
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Old 10-23-2013, 12:33 AM
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Mary Jane, I am just up in Orlando - I wish I could get down to BAWS. I lost my dad in Feb. He had a place in Seminole. My thoughts go out to you and your family and friends.
...A bad day water skiing still beats a good day at work...1995 Pro Star 205....
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Old 10-23-2013, 12:47 AM
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So sorry...no words
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Old 10-23-2013, 04:02 PM
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Mary Jane my prayers are with you and your family. Sorry for your loss, but know this “You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.” Jim has helped out and treated many, many, people on this forum that could do nothing for him and he asked nothing in return. Jim was a stand up guy and did right by people. This world could use and learn from others like him. I've never met him personally, but over the years I've learned a lot from. He will be missed. God Bless you and yours.
"The doctor said I swallow a lot of aggression... along with a lot of pizzas!"
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Old 10-24-2013, 05:49 PM
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Mary Jane ... Thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family ... Losing a loved one is never easy ... Know he had a lots of friends here ... It's all about what you do in life ... He touched many people here
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Old 10-24-2013, 06:07 PM
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Mary Jane... My heart goes out to you and yours. Please know that Jim had a real impact on many people in our world here, and he will be missed.




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Installed my carb that was rebuilt by thatsmrmastsercraft, Thanks Peter!! Hot or cold this boat starts and runs like it fuel injected.
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