Monday, March 19, 2012

We've lost a good friend.

My good Friend Ron Shurkus passed away today after a year long fight with Asbestos Cancer. Last March he was given 3 months to live, and lasted a year. He was able to drive and enjoy his 64 Olds, drag race it, and even won 1st place at a car show.

He will be missed a bunch by me and a lot more folks. Great guy.

Ron founded Ye Olde Speed n Sport in Connecticut back in the 80s and sold it around 1991 and moved here to Anderson, SC. I will continue to keep his memory and old speed shop name alive here.

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