Walt Arfons

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Walt Arfons

Postby Andamo » Tue Jun 04, 2013 5:25 pm

Walt Arfons has passed away at the age of 96. Condolences go out to his family members and friends. Thank you Mr. Arfons for all the thrilling memories you gave us and may you rest in peace.
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Re: Walt Arfons

Postby draglist » Tue Jun 04, 2013 7:24 pm

He was one of a kind and a true American hero. RIP, Walt. bp
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Re: Walt Arfons

Postby pro70z28 » Tue Jun 04, 2013 10:29 pm

Would that be Brother to Art Arfons?
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Re: Walt Arfons

Postby draglist » Tue Jun 04, 2013 10:34 pm

I thought they were brothers, but apparently they were half brothers.

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Re: Walt Arfons

Postby WildcatOne » Wed Jun 05, 2013 11:42 pm

A true original and a pioneer of high-speed landmark performance. Walt and his brother Art were two of my all-time heros in drag racing. Rest in peace, Walt, and thanks. WC1
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