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#1 propane1 ONLINE  

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Posted October 18, 2016 - 03:05 PM

This fellow had been sick for a few years. Passed away last week. He did road work and snow removal, and used heavy equipment most of his life. I did not know him, but knew of him. He was quite a character, from what heard over the years.
Any way, check out the casket carrier. Only in PEI.

Noel

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Posted October 18, 2016 - 03:33 PM

He's going to that big construction project in the sky.


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Posted October 18, 2016 - 04:01 PM

Work around equipment long enough and you'll want the same!


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Posted October 18, 2016 - 04:34 PM

  No worse than some redneck wanting to be buried in his pickup!!

                               Mike



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Posted October 18, 2016 - 04:39 PM

that beats the hell out of a hearse


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Posted October 18, 2016 - 05:29 PM

A friend ran a dozer all his life.  When he finally retired for health reasons, his nephew for whom he worked had a recliner built like a dozer seat.  He never ran a hydraulic dozer, only the cable operated ones.


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Posted October 18, 2016 - 06:08 PM

  No worse than some redneck wanting to be buried in his pickup!!

                               Mike

That was my FIL's request but he didn't put it in writing so he didn't get it his way.


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Posted October 18, 2016 - 07:09 PM

That was my FIL's request but he didn't put it in writing so he didn't get it his way.


My dads cousin was a lifelong flatbedder. He passed away last year of a heart attack, he was brought to the buiral ground on a his shiny transcraft 48ft flatbed hooked to his W900
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Posted October 18, 2016 - 09:17 PM

Appropriate!   :thumbs:


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Posted October 18, 2016 - 09:24 PM

There was a old farmer around here that was a IH collector, when he passed away his casket was hauled on a hay trailer pulled by one of his restored Internationals and then was followed by the rest of his restored IH's (over 30)


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