R.I.P Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

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R.I.P Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby Kaz » Mon May 23, 2011 2:50 pm

This was posted on Tempers Ball earlier today by Crynus

Just writing to let everyone know of another (probably somewhat more obscure) old timer that is leaving us.

Curtis Butterfield (known as Tekmet) suffered massive head trauma from a fall about 6 months ago and was taken off of life support a few days ago, he is currently in hospice care surrounded by his wife and family.

More info is here for those that care: http://www.curtisbutterfield.com/

He was my AGM in The Epic Dynasty, The Eternal Dynasty, and was also a member of our group that joined 9Sages of Fate (9SF).

More importantly he was a good person, and a dear friend.

He was 36 years old, and is survived by his wife Sara, his daughter Clara (2) and many adoring family and friends.

Thanks,
Ryan (aka - Crynus)


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Tekmet passed away on may 29th
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Re: Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby Nether » Mon May 23, 2011 5:46 pm

I remember him, we are losing way to many good people. Prayers to his family.
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Re: Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby owly » Thu May 26, 2011 7:04 pm

so young i wish the best for his family
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Re: Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby Kaz » Tue Aug 16, 2011 7:40 pm

Looks like we missed an update on the website :(

Early morning, May 29, 2011, Curtis breathed his last breath.
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Re: R.I.P Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby Nagash » Wed Aug 17, 2011 6:33 am

Sorry to hear it. Tekmet was a nice person.

My sympathy to his family.
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Re: R.I.P Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby Stryfe » Mon Oct 24, 2011 8:42 pm

R.I.P :( Was a good guy
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Re: R.I.P Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby Ryloc » Sat Oct 29, 2011 1:40 am

Condolences to his family and the community as well.

Tek will live on forever in his own way. Godspeed.

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Re: R.I.P Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby Calis » Thu Feb 21, 2013 12:52 am

Oh, damn..I didn't know about this :( I had the honor of having tekmet and his group of friends playing for me back in the days of 100k built realms in Maxim...back when divine light was still a small guild, he was a huge part of our success. I remember many many conversations after warchats about all those kinds of topics that his wife said he loved to talk about.

Guess I'll never get to take him up on the free ink he promised me if I ever made it down to Illinois...heh

rest in peace old buddy, thanks for the memories)

(here's a good article about it - http://www.qconline.com/archives/qco/di ... ?id=546179)
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Re: R.I.P Tekmet - aka Curtis Butterfield

Postby Oriana » Wed May 28, 2014 9:36 pm

Sweet sleep Tekmet....

My heart goes out to his family & friends, no matter how much time goes by it's still never enough to heal all the hurt. :-(
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