Member needs our prayers - Fiberglass RV


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 09-03-2010, 06:18 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Trailer: Casita 17 ft Spirit Deluxe
Posts: 174
Member needs our prayers

Many members here know Steve Labroad and many have wondered why we have not heard from Steve all summer, well I wondered as well as I couldn't reach him by phone or e-mail and here is the reason why.
Steve is in the hospital under acute care and has been since late July. He collapsed at work with a severe pancreatic problem and has endured multiple surgeries, several of them with odds as low as 50-50. Only a week ago he actually "coded" as a result of an abdominal bleed and had to be jump-started. As terrible as that sounds - and he is truly one sick puppy - he is a stubborn fellow and is actually making slow, slow progress. But his doctors tell us he is not out of the woods and his recovery will be a matter of months.
I have been in touch with family and will keep everyone updated on his progress, they have not revealed to me which hospital Steve is in so I am unable to report that.
Please keep Steve in your prayers.
Thanks
Roy Bakehorn
__________________

__________________
Roy Bakehorn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-2010, 07:01 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Name: sherry
Trailer: Scamp
Nevada
Posts: 335
Roy,
I don't know Steve but wish him well and he's in our prayers. We wish him a quick recovery!
__________________

__________________
highlandsgirl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-2010, 07:56 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Chester Taje's Avatar
 
Name: Ches
Trailer: 1992 Kustom Koach 17 FT
British Columbia
Posts: 4,897
Steve was a moderator here. I wish him a safe recovery.
__________________
Retired Underground Coal Miner.
Served in Canadian Army (1PPCLI)
Chester Taje is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-2010, 08:53 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Sandra Lair's Avatar
 
Trailer: 1982 Scamp 13 ft
Posts: 379
Thanks for letting us know about Steve! He'll be in my prayers.
__________________
Sandra Lair is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-2010, 09:04 PM   #5
Senior Member
 
Roy in TO's Avatar
 
Name: Roy
Trailer: 1972 boler American and 1979 Trillium 4500
Ontario
Posts: 4,954
Thank you Roy,
It would be interesting to know if the hospital he is in has an email forwarding service for patients. Some of them will now print off emails and deliver them to the rooms. It would be nice to send him our wishes personally.

Alternatively you might be able to send his family a link to this thread and they could follow it printing off the latest wishes every now and then.
__________________
Roy in TO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-2010, 10:31 PM   #6
Senior Member
 
Name: Ken
Trailer: No Trailer Yet
US
Posts: 1,564
anyone know steve's user name in the forum here to help jog my memory, Thanks.
__________________
Ken C is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-03-2010, 10:47 PM   #7
Moderator
 
Frederick L. Simson's Avatar
 
Name: Frederick
Trailer: Fiber Stream
California
Posts: 8,151
Registry
Send a message via AIM to Frederick L. Simson
Steve L.
__________________
Frederick - The Scaleman
1978 Fiber Stream 16 named "Eggstasy" & 1971 Compact Jr. named "Boomerang"
Frederick L. Simson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2010, 12:39 AM   #8
Senior Member
 
Raya's Avatar
 
Name: Rachel
Trailer: 1974 Boler 13 ft (Neonex/Winnipeg)
Posts: 3,014
Thanks, Frederick. I needed a memory jog as well. Once I saw his avatar I made the connection:


Name:   stevel.jpg
Views: 589
Size:  8.2 KB

Steve, I'm thinking good thoughts for you.

Raya
__________________
Raya is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2010, 06:21 AM   #9
Administrator
 
Posts: 261
People all over the world are rooting for you to get well have speedy recovery. My thoughts and prayers are headed your way from the south of Brazil. Stay strong and keep making that slow progress so in a few months you will be feeling good again!
__________________
Andy R is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2010, 07:37 AM   #10
Moderator
 
Pam Garlow's Avatar
 
Name: Pam
Trailer: U-Haul 1985
Michigan
Posts: 3,220
Registry
Steve - Keep making that steady progress. We are all 'pulling' for you!!
__________________
Pam Garlow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2010, 08:27 AM   #11
Senior Member
 
Bruce Thomas's Avatar
 
Name: Bruce T
Trailer: Compact jr
Indiana
Posts: 721
Registry
swift recovery to you Steve....god bless
__________________
Bruce Thomas is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2010, 09:48 AM   #12
Senior Member
 
Trailer: Casita 17 ft Spirit Deluxe 2007
Posts: 489
Sounds like you are giving it the good fight, we will pray you keep winning.
__________________
Terry R. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-04-2010, 02:45 PM   #13
Administrator
 
Mary F's Avatar
 
Name: Mary
Trailer: Escape 21; (formerly Casita LD 17 & 16)
Texas
Posts: 9,708
Registry
Missing you here, Steve. You've been a member since we started this site, and I have always loved and counted on your sense of humor. I'm sure "Castle Pretentious" is missing you, too. Keep fighting for your health!
__________________
Mary F is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2010, 11:51 AM   #14
Senior Member
 
melissab's Avatar
 
Name: melissa
Trailer: 2012 Scamp 13 DLX
Florida
Posts: 1,372
Slow and Steady wins the race! You're in my prayers.
__________________

__________________
Melissa in Florida
2016 Honda Odyssey
melissab is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
new member Brian N. T. Hi, I am.... 4 08-25-2008 07:17 AM
New Member Gerrie O Hi, I am.... 2 08-12-2008 08:45 PM
I am a new member saying hello. Flint Stevens Hi, I am.... 12 03-24-2007 01:26 AM
new member Brian N. T. Hi, I am.... 0 12-31-1969 07:00 PM

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:52 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.