[squeak-dev] In Memory of Andreas Raab
hannes.hirzel at gmail.com
Tue Jan 15 19:02:43 UTC 2013
Very unexpected news. A death too early.
My condolences to the wife of Andreas Raab, family and friends.
On 1/15/13, Chris Muller <asqueaker at gmail.com> wrote:
> OMG I'm stunned. Shocked. Saddened. Mostly for Andreas' family --
> they were still newly-weds and IINM Andreas was a father too. This is
> a crushing blow to his family and friends and to our community as
> Andreas, I didn't know you well -- only met you once, but I always
> considered you my friend. I loved your personality and the way you
> unflinchingly dealt cold hard facts to move our community forward. We
> NEED your mix of personality and intelligence and that makes this all
> the more devastating a loss. May you rest in peace.
> On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 8:30 PM, Ron Teitelbaum <ron at usmedrec.com> wrote:
>> I met Andreas many years ago. I knew very quickly that Andreas was
>> extremely bright and a very interesting person to know. The more I found
>> out about him the more we interacted the more I grew to respect him and
>> talent. I was lucky enough to get a chance to work with Andreas.
>> was a phenomenon. The work that he created was beautiful. His method
>> precise, his solutions well thought out and he was able to create with
>> unmatched dexterity and efficiency. We became good friends. I was also
>> lucky enough to be meet Andreas in person for the first time at his
>> Andreas was a very happy man. Kathleen was Andreas’ perfect match.
>> We will miss Andreas terribly not only for his talent, but for how he
>> touched our lives. We lost a great friend. The world feels like a much
>> smaller place today. Our hearts go out to Kathleen, and to the big group
>> family and friends that loved him so.
>> Ron Teitelbaum
>> From Alan Kay:
>> Dear All
>> At lunch today we -- Bert, Aran, Yoshiki and myself -- first got word (via
>> phone call from Rita to Bert) that Andreas was suddenly in a hospital in
>> serious condition. Then a few minutes later we were told that he had
>> At this point we have no other information except that he left normally
>> work this morning.
>> Bert will let us know when we have more news.
>> We all loved Andreas and nothing can lesson our grief at this sudden
>> Best wishes to all
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