It's easy for me, since, as I demonstrated above, stuff from my RL often intertwines with my recollection of events online too.
Damn. I remember he had brain cancer, but I must have missed that post.BlazerBoy had brain cancer; in one of his final posts (I think on LONAF) he described it as "terminal." He disappeared entirely from all the boards around 2008 (I think?) so it's hard not to assume the worst happened.