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Chi-Town - Scott Eddy has passed away.

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Postby CoasterDave316 on January 19th, 2017, 6:38 pm
Today I received word that Scott Eddy, Chi-Town as he was known on these forums and other coaster forums, passed away.

Scott was one of the first members, moderators and founders of this web-site. Most importantly though, he was a great person and a great friend throughout the years.

I have so many memories going through my head right now it is hard to write about at this moment, he will be missed greatly!
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Postby Coaster Justin on January 19th, 2017, 6:45 pm
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Postby MrsTaxi on January 19th, 2017, 6:54 pm
May he R.I.P. :cry:
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Postby AirTimeDaz on January 19th, 2017, 7:13 pm
Sorry to hear this! Rest in Peace, Scott. Thank you for helping build this awesome sfgam community. :cry:
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Postby gottastrata33 on January 19th, 2017, 7:44 pm
:( This is upsetting news to lose a member. My condolences go out to his friends & family.
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Postby Guy_With_A_Stick on January 19th, 2017, 8:41 pm
What terrible news! Thoughts and condolences to his family and friends. :cry:
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Postby Muck Finnesota on January 19th, 2017, 9:41 pm
Sad news. Very briefly ran into Chitown once at the park a long time ago (I want to say the year Superman was new, it may or may not have been the Coasterbuzz event). Chitown is one of the very first names I can remember from when I discovered this hobby exists online (again, Coasterbuzz), so when I finally registered at SFGAmworld, I recall being surprised and glad to see he was a moderator here too. My condolences to his family and friends- RIP Scott
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Postby RollingCoasting on January 19th, 2017, 9:49 pm
Oh man, I'm sorry Dave. I've read a lot of the early posts on this forum and Scott is a really funny guy, he'll surely be missed. I'll always remember him as the only mod who's locked a topic I made :lol: Condolences to his family and friends.

R.I.P.

Btw, I'm sure he would love if Joker was dedicated to him. (I think a member of the Carowinds forum got his name on a piece of Fury track as he died a few months before it opened)
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Postby CoasterCale on January 24th, 2017, 10:56 am
I honestly don't think I ever met him or anybody else on here. Unless I knew them already that is.
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It seems like the other side always wins on American Eagle :?
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Postby MrsTaxi on January 25th, 2017, 1:10 am
CoasterCale wrote:I honestly don't think I ever met him or anybody else on here. Unless I knew them already that is.




We've met...once :)
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Postby CoasterCale on January 26th, 2017, 9:48 am
Oh. That's odd.
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It seems like the other side always wins on American Eagle :?
Also, I've ridden Goliath 23 times in one day. HBU? :roll: :P
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Postby Mr. D.T. on January 26th, 2017, 12:35 pm
Oh no, so sorry to hear that! My condolences go to his family.
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Postby CoasterRiderSC on February 3rd, 2017, 3:41 pm
How old was he? Did he have a family, kids, etc?
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Postby JaminOut on February 3rd, 2017, 5:28 pm
Terribly sad news... Hope his passing was peaceful. My condolences go out to his family.

May he live an afterlife riding roller coasters in heaven!


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Postby tribar on February 14th, 2017, 2:33 pm
That's terrible to hear. What a great guy. RIP.
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