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8th August 2008, 20:59
i have just been told tonite that john costa chief steward crossed the bar a couple of weeks ago may he rest in peace good guy sailed with him on a few ships kev.
8th August 2008, 21:14
Rest in Peace John,
9th August 2008, 06:32
Sincere condolences to his family
9th August 2008, 08:27
Sorry to hear thay Kev my Condolences to the family I liked John a lot and sailed with him many times he was a good Chief Steward
9th August 2008, 08:29
Yes , also very sorry to hear about John. Sailed with him not a few times ;
Trollpark , Clarkeden etc.
14th August 2008, 22:19
Yes condolances to the family, sailed with him many times on the GTV's, will always remember the complaints about his cold meats, "spam & corned beef", could we not have a change, so he agreed and the next nights menu read "corned beef & spam". Who else remembers him standing at the end of the bar saying "no I'll just have a 1/2 pint, but put me down for a pint, I can't drink pints like you engineers", but he seemed to to have 3 half pints for our pint !! Hope he had a good retirement before his final drydock
13th November 2008, 17:14
I also sailed with Johnny Costa on the GTVs. Sorry to hear his passing. But good to see his passing marked.
13th November 2008, 17:30
Condolences to Johns family and friends. RIP
13th November 2008, 23:43
I remember John Costa very well, but Barra John I only sailed with once.
Condolences to both families if anyone is in touch.
18th November 2008, 13:30
i have just been told tonite that john costa chief steward crossed the bar a couple of weeks ago may he rest in peace good guy sailed with him on a few ships kev.Just payed off kevin,sorry to hear barra john has passed away.pass on my condolences to his family if u can.He was a fantastic to sail with .
22nd November 2008, 20:04
have passed on all messages to the family kev.
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