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Ken Ruff-Brophy Irish Setters

Postby KwikIrish » Wed Jan 22, 2014 8:44 pm

Today, the Irish community lost a truly significant force in our breed. Ken Ruff passed away today. His family requests donations be made in his memory to the ISCA Foundation. I only saw Ken once a year at our National Field Trial, but he was always kind, and incredibly welcoming. His history and contributions to our breed, especially in the trial scene, will not be forgotten.
Godspeed, sir.
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Re: Ken Ruff-Brophy Irish Setters

Postby NLsetter » Sat Jan 25, 2014 10:03 pm

Sad to hear. Certainly has done a lot of tremendous work with the Irish breed. My pups father is a brophy dog.
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Re: Ken Ruff-Brophy Irish Setters

Postby S'setter » Sun Jan 26, 2014 11:28 am

My condolences to his family & friends... He was truly a remarkable person! I met him a field event many years ago. He took the time to answer all my novice questions & even followed up the next week to make sure I didn't have any more!
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