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My Dad


June 3 -  Hello, everybody.  I don't know how to say this other than to just say that my Dad, Kelly Mundt, has died.  He was 66.  It happened suddenly and unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 1st.  It has been so hard to...well, to do anything.  We are all in shock.  We are having a memorial service on Saturday.  Here is a link to my Dad's full obituary.  I hope you'll forgive me if I am once again absent from the WOMP-Blog for a while.  Thank you all for the messages of support.


(my Dad in his office on his last day of work)

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zinccomics
Jun. 3rd, 2010 08:58 pm (UTC)
"His life was gentle, and the elements
So mixed in him that Nature might stand up
And say to all the world, 'This was a man!' "

-William Shakespeare

You have my condolences, my friend.
1womp
Jun. 18th, 2010 09:22 am (UTC)
Thank you, my friend. Dad had been enjoying my copies of your Jake Wilde comics, by the way. You've lost a fan.
djande
Jun. 4th, 2010 02:15 am (UTC)
That is terribly sad news. You're in our thoughts!
1womp
Jun. 18th, 2010 09:27 am (UTC)
Thanks. It means a lot to us here, especially since you kind of knew Dad. He looked forward to seeing familiar faces at last year's FallCon, but I had to point you out before he suddenly recognized you; "Oh! That's the hippie guy!" I guess I have never thought of you as a "hippie," but at least he remembered you!
djande
Jun. 18th, 2010 01:58 pm (UTC)
People always seem to remember me as "The Hippie Guy." I guess there are worse ways to be remembered!

It was cool to meet your dad. He seemed like a genuinely nice guy. (Just like you!)
vovat
Jun. 4th, 2010 09:30 pm (UTC)
I'm very sorry to hear that. :(
1womp
Jun. 18th, 2010 09:30 am (UTC)
Thanks, Nathan. I always meant to tell you that Dad really liked your Red Desert story.
princess_ailina
Jun. 7th, 2010 12:31 am (UTC)
Sorry it took me so long to comment. I know how hard it is to lose a parent.

I'm glad I had the chance to meet your dad at FallCon last year.
1womp
Jun. 18th, 2010 09:31 am (UTC)
Thanks for writing a little note. I'm so happy that you had the chance to meet Dad.
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1womp
Jun. 18th, 2010 09:12 am (UTC)
Thanks, Scott. I'm so happy that you got to know Dad a little. He really enjoyed talking to you, and even asked about how you were doing when I got back from SpringCon.
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