Derrick Bohn has passed away

Discussion in 'Community Center' started by Deinos, May 22, 2018.

  1. rarreola


    Dec 4, 2010
    Rest in peace
  2. Jhansenak47

    Jhansenak47 Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 27, 2005
    That is too bad he was one of the better people in the knife community. Honesty and fair dealing are virtues he epitomized.
  3. Chris*33

    Chris*33 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 16, 2017
    I have communicated with Derrick a couple of months ago, regarding the shipping options in KnifvesShipFree.
    Two messages from him and three from me...Two messages and i was amazed in the way he answered, he communicated in a way that showed a gentle and loving man...i realize it may sound strange but, i had that feeling immediately after his first response. Even though he couldn't help me with the issue i had, i didn't care at all, and was even left happy that i had such a pleasant communication with says a lot for a man been able to communicate such characteristics and joy in just two web messages.

    My respect to him, and strength to his family.
  4. LMT66

    LMT66 Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 18, 2008
    So young but accomplished so much while here. Much respect.
    My condolences to his family and friends. One of the good guys!
  5. Spaten

    Spaten Basic Member Basic Member

    Dec 27, 2015
    What a terrible loss. My heart goes out to his loved ones.
  6. fishface5

    fishface5 Gold Member Gold Member

    Feb 3, 2001
    OMG what an awful surprise! My heartfelt condolences to the family. We lost a good one.
  7. red mag

    red mag

    Apr 12, 1999
    Prayers and thoughts for the family.
  8. rswanson

    rswanson Gold Member Gold Member

    Jun 10, 2011
    Oh no! This is just a tragedy. So, so very sorry to hear this. I know we all feel the same. One of those things that when you hear it, well you just want to wish it away.

    Thoughts, prayers and condolences to the Bohn family.
  9. Mike Large

    Mike Large

    Jun 24, 2017
    I am a diehard fan of Knivesshipfree. I have purchased many many knives and other products from this company and never once had even close to a problem on either end. The weekly Friday e-mails are the best! Actually made me feel as if was a part of everything that went on there. This tears my heart out. I sure hope his family is reading this thread just as a little reminder of how truly appreciated Derrick was in this this amazing hobby/way of life of ours. So sorry for his family. You will be missed Derrick Bohn.
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  10. dispatch184

    dispatch184 Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 9, 2015
    A good man that uplifted and helped grow others passion for the hobby. KSF was a friendly haven for me when I was new knife knut and continued to be one of my favorite businesses. Thank You Derrick, Rest In Peace.
  11. Boru13

    Boru13 Super Moderator Staff Member Super Mod Moderator

    Apr 25, 2000
    Condolences to the family
  12. Pomsbz


    Jul 31, 2015
    A man who achieved with his life and earned the respect of those who dealt with him. A loss to our world.
  13. danbot

    danbot Gold Member Gold Member

    Oct 31, 2009
    Condolences to his family and friends.
    RIP Derrick.
  14. jwb01

    jwb01 Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 6, 2016
    Prayers and condolences to the family. Nothing more tragic than a sudden, unexpected, untimely lose.
  15. Augustus Cole

    Augustus Cole Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 16, 2011
    So sorry.
    Really sad news.
  16. Chief

    Chief Chief Master Sergeant USAF (ret) 1975-2000 Platinum Member

    Nov 15, 1998
    Thanks for all you did for the knife world, your photos raised the bar for others. Rest in peace Derrick.
  17. mb>

    mb> Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 24, 2014
    Wow, what a shock to hear. Condolences to the family. Derrick was always an honorable guy and will be missed.
  18. *Magic*


    May 27, 2014
    Prayers and thought's for his family! May he rest in peace!
  19. 007hunter

    007hunter Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 21, 2016
    My deepest condolences to the Bohn family. Derrick was such a great person and asset to the knife community. He will be sorely missed...RIP Derrick, you have left a legacy that will carry on for generations to come.
  20. kyhunt


    Mar 20, 2007
    RIP my friend.

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