We are very saddened to learn of the death of a fellow sailor we met last year. The day we arrived in
and got WiFi internet access I read
Houston Chronicle online and learned of the death of one of the nicest men we
have ever met. He was a fellow sailor and a fellow Houstonian, but the
Chronicle article never mentioned that he was a local guy. New
In late June 2007 we sailed in their company along with 5 other boats from
As you know, we sailed on westward. Cathy and Ken stayed in the
They, in company with another cruising boat, S/V I Lean, had sailed to the
There is on active investigation by the Venezuelan police into this murder and attempted robbery, but I do not think I have violated any private information in relaying what I have written here. The same information has been posted by others in the comments section for the article published by the Houston Chronicle online.
Our very deepest sympathies go out to Cathy. We hope she has God`s grace to sustain her under such a burden. This was so totally senseless.