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Old 05-14-2018, 09:05 PM
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Default Sadly a Good Net54 Friend Has Passed Away - RIP Jantz Morey aka Jantz

Sadly Jantz Morey has passed away. I don't have any details but was given a message from an anonymous person through the board. Jantz always seemed upbeat on the board. RIP friend.
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Old 05-14-2018, 09:11 PM
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Great guy for sure. He will be missed. Truly one of the good ones in this hobby.
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Old 05-14-2018, 09:19 PM
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So sad, he always seemed to be a really good guy. He was quite young. My family will pray for him and his family.
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Prayers to his family. He was always very friendly. RIP, Jantz.

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Old 05-14-2018, 09:21 PM
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Met him once at a National. I'm a shy/quiet person, but he saw the net54 pin I had on and struck up a conversation and seemed very nice and humble and easy to talk to. Also seemed like a very happy person.
Only 51 yrs old. Sad. RIP Jantz.
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Wow. We are losing too many members lately. Jantz was a great guy, May he Rest In Peace.

Not sure if it was posted here or not but we also lost Gil Maines last week.
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I'm so sad to hear that Jantz passed away. I sat next to him at the Net54 dinner at the last Nationals that were held in Cleveland. He was very friendly and asked if I bought anything at the show. I sheepishly showed him a low grade Cy Young T206 that I had purchased that afternoon and expressed concerns that I had overpaid. He immediately replied, "Joe, I would be proud to have that card in my collection." His affirmation made me feel like a million bucks.

I have always appreciated his comments on the board, and he always responded in his posts with knowledge and kindness--a rare combination.

He will be in my prayers. God bless him and his family.

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Unreal...way too young.

I only dealt with him once but it was such an enjoyable transaction, on some signed baseballs that he won in a charity auction on my behalf.
I wish I had followed up more on our newfound kinship, as he had a certain coolness to him that I envy.

RIP from a Net54 bro.
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Shocking to read this very sad news. Way too young.

What an outstanding member and person. He will be missed. RIP bro!
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I didn't know Jantz or Maines other than from this board. Sad news. I know they were vintage card experts. Sad day.
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