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Jaybro

Social climber
Wolf City, Wyoming
Aug 13, 2013 - 02:08pm PT
Imagine the Blitzo/Shipley/Bachar knuckle bump...
survival

Big Wall climber
Terrapin Station
Aug 13, 2013 - 02:22pm PT
Good work Ron.

I too will burn some sage today.




Credit: survival
KP Ariza

climber
SCC
Aug 13, 2013 - 02:23pm PT
There's a huge crew with open arms on the other side for you Blitzo.

Peace and love
10b4me

Ice climber
Wishes-He-Was-In-Arizona
Aug 13, 2013 - 02:48pm PT
God, grant me the strength of eagles wings,
the faith and courage to fly to new heights,
and the wisdom to rely on his spirit to carry me there
-anon
mucci

Trad climber
The pitch of Bagalaar above you
Aug 13, 2013 - 02:56pm PT
Wish you the best Billy.


Cheers Mate.


Josh
Beatrix Kiddo

Mountain climber
ColoRADo
Aug 13, 2013 - 03:07pm PT
Love and peace to you Blitzo and to his friends and family here as well.
Fluoride

Trad climber
West Los Angeles, CA
Aug 13, 2013 - 03:31pm PT
Per Sooze Billy was rested and peaceful overnight. Is hanging in there as the process continues.
SteveW

Trad climber
The state of confusion
Aug 13, 2013 - 03:38pm PT

Thanks for the update, Beth.
neebee

Social climber
calif/texas
Aug 13, 2013 - 04:15pm PT
hey there say, beth... thank you so much...


Jan

Mountain climber
Okinawa, Japan
Aug 13, 2013 - 04:32pm PT
A sad moment to tune in again to ST again after my recent trans Pacific move and travels. So much love from so many friends! Although I never met Blitzo, his story has touched me as it has so many. Again, thanks to all who have been helping in so many different ways.

May his final transition from this dimension, be peaceful and above all, painless.



Norwegian

Trad climber
dancin on the tip of god's middle finger
Aug 13, 2013 - 04:39pm PT
Todd Gordon

Trad climber
Joshua Tree, Cal
Aug 13, 2013 - 04:42pm PT
Credit: Todd Gordon
Locker, Blitzo, and Susan this AM at Sky Harbor, Yucca Valley.


Credit: Todd Gordon


Blitzo is resting and peaceful......
Tarbuster

climber
right here, right now
Aug 13, 2013 - 04:43pm PT
My deepest sympathies for all involved.
Locker: my heart goes out to you bro.

Vaya con Dios Billy.
goatboy smellz

climber
Nederland-GulfBreeze
Aug 13, 2013 - 04:58pm PT
Deep from within the beach bayou.





Mees

climber
Aug 13, 2013 - 05:08pm PT
This thread and community support for one of their own is golden. I never met Blitzo but I have admired his photography for years. He really took some remarkable images, photos that require a certain mastery, passion and dedication to produce. He rubbed elbows with many of the greats, Harding, Bachar, Dano to name a few. Can't imagine the stories he must have living the life for all these years. I know what it's like to lose a good friend, most of us do. The hurt does linger for awhile, but we are left with memories and we take our friends wherever we go. Though, it just doesn't seem right when someone with such a connection with the wild places has to exit in a freaking hospital bed, with the grace and loving support of a lifetime of so many friendships it doesn't matter. Peace to you Blitzo thanks for inspiration!
nevahpopsoff

Boulder climber
the woods
Aug 13, 2013 - 06:01pm PT
there is nothing I can say that hasn't already been said. it is my loss that I never had the chance to meet the man.......
Timid TopRope

Social climber
'used to be Paradise, CA
Aug 13, 2013 - 06:30pm PT
nita and I were thinking of Blitzo last night watching shooting stars and making wishes last night in the Lassen parking lot.
I snapped this this morning and though it doesn't compare to Billy's photo expertise, offer it up with my wish that he can make the transition and break free of this mortal life with knowing that he is loved and will not be forgotten.
With love
With love
Credit: Timid TopRope
Norwegian

Trad climber
dancin on the tip of god's middle finger
Aug 13, 2013 - 06:52pm PT
bitchen glass skip,
you sure know how to harness ma earth's silica tears.

Credit: Norwegian
Credit: Norwegian
Credit: Norwegian
CrazytownIndianCoveAKATheAGENT

Social climber
Joshua Tree, CA
Aug 13, 2013 - 09:27pm PT
Calm and quiet visit today. He's very peaceful and surrounded by friends.

Love you Bill
SteveW

Trad climber
The state of confusion
Aug 13, 2013 - 10:58pm PT

We all love you, Billy.
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