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Old 08-19-2003, 18:40   #1 (permalink)
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R.I.P. Howard Marsden

Sadly, Howard has lost his battle with cancer and passed away. Motorsport has lost another important figure, and will be sroely missed.

Condolences to the Marsden family
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Old 08-19-2003, 18:50   #2 (permalink)
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RIP Howard, A true legend to all Ford fans.
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Damn, thats so sad
another great of motorsport gone
Condolences to the MArsden Family
Rest in peace Howard
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Rest In Peace Howard.

A true gentleman and a vision in Australian motorsport.

My condolences to Howard's family.

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Re: R.I.P. Howard Marsden

Truely terrible news.

Really has been a bad yeart for the Motor sport community in many ways.

Condolences to the Marsden family and all close friernds touched bby this loss.
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Re: R.I.P. Howard Marsden

HOWARD MARSDEN PASSES AWAY

Howard Marsden passed away yesterday (19/8/03) after a seven-month battle with cancer.

Mr Marsden died at home surrounded by his immediate family and will be cremated in a private family service later this week.

Howard's wife Christine expressed her sincere thanks for the thousands of messages of support and well wishes received by the family, since the news of his illness earlier this month.

Howard Marsden was well known in motor sport circles around the world, enjoying great success in a four-decade career of car development and team management for Ford and Nissan in circuit racing and rallying.

Messages of condolences can be sent to Howard's daughter Samantha at the Ford Motor Company on: smarsde3@ford.com

Issued on behalf of the Marsden family.
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Another good Motorman in the sky, RIP and condolences to the family and close friends.........
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Terrible news

Condolences to the Marsden family.

It has been a terrible year for motorsport, with the passing of Barry Sheene , Dijero Kato, Stewart McColl and now Howard.
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Re: R.I.P. Howard Marsden

Very sad news. Howard did great things for Ford and motorsport in general. RIP Howard Marsden.
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RIP Howard Marsden, i know you will be up in heaven watching the ford's kick butt both on the track and in the market place.

my condolences go to his family and friends.
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