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John Honeywell Notable Cruise Industry Death

October 15, 2017

On Sunday, October 15, 2017, John Honeywell, 69, aka Captain Greybeard passed away in Hampshire, England. Honeywell died after a battle with lung cancer. Honeywell was editor at large of consumer magazine World of Cruising. […]

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Michael R Hayhurst Notable Cruise Industry Death

October 6, 2017

Michael R Hayhurst, 71, owner of Buffalo Harbor Cruises for 46 years and captain of the Miss Buffalo and Niagara Clipper cruise boats, died Friday October 6, 2017 at his Orchard Park, New York home […]

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Charles Kimbell Cruise Ship Passenger Death

October 1, 2017

Charles Kimbell, 85, from Arkansas passed away on a cruise aboard Oceania Regatta near Panama on Sunday, October 1, 2017. Charles served in the USMC in the Korean war, and worked for the Orange County […]

Steven Michael Cox Notable Cruise Industry Death

Steven Michael Cox Notable Cruise Industry Death

August 27, 2017

Steven Michael Cox, 43, from  Kissimmee, Florida, originally from Charleston, South Carolina, passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2017 of complications from Pneumonia. Cox graduated from Southeastern Academy in Kissimmee, Florida in 1993 with a […]

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Elizabeth Betty McKinnon The Cruise Queen Death

July 11, 2017

Elizabeth Betty McKinnon. 75,  from Haverhill, Massachusetts passed away on Tuesday,  July 11, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. After eloping to Hawaii, Betty spent the rest of her life with her husband and best […]

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Robert Stanley Weber Notable Cruise Industry Death

May 15, 2017

Robert “Bob” Stanley Weber, 94, from Bayfield, Wisconsin passed away Monday, May 15, 2017  in Duluth, Minnesota. Weber served in the  U.S. Army on January 2, 1943 to January 3, 1946. He married his wife […]

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Lori Frese Notable Cruise Industry Death Skyscraper Tours

March 27, 2017

Lori Frese, 52, owner of Skyscraper Tours in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, passed away at her home Monday, March 27, 2017, in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Lori Frese’s grandfather and grandmother owned and operated several businesses, one being […]