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Bob’s Story

Dear loving friends and family. I am sure by now the rumors have taken their natural course.I wanted to share that I have had a set back and I have been in the hospital the last few days and thinking of you!My family is here with me and we are starting to process the information that has been provided. I want you all to know that I am in good hands and having the support network that I do is making this easier. Please keep me in your thoughts and prayers. Lovingly, Bob

I have been diagnosed with Interstitial Lung Disease, essentially fibrosis of the lungs. And, FYI, I've never worked in a coal mine, smoked, or driven a tractor. I'm in a private room at Renown Medical Center receiving extraordinary care by a network of doctors who are my friends, highly respected in their field; some whom I met while chairing the Renown Foundation Board years ago.We're taking this day by day and will keep you updated.

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Celebration of Life for Dad

Mark, Mom and I just wanted to update you on the Celebration of Life for Dad/Bob on Monday, September 9, 2013. Location is The Grove, 95 Foothill Road, Reno. Here are a few details that may be helpful:

- Time/schedule: Doors open at 1:45pm. We will have about 30 minutes of prepared remarks beginning about 2:15. Please plan accordingly. There will be an opportunity for those who wish to share their thoughts at the end of the formal remarks. Attire is business casual.

- Lodging recommendations: If you are looking for lodging close to The Grove (non-gaming properties), here are a few recommendations:
1. Hilton Garden Inn, 775-850-9700, www.hiltongardeninn.hilton.com
2. Residence Inn Mariott, 775-853-8800, www.residenceinnreno.com
3. Staybridge Suites, 775-657-8999, www.staybridge.com
Make sure and inquire as to shuttle service.

For gaming related properties, about a ten minute drive from The Grove, here are two options:
1. The Peppermill Hotel and Casino, 775-826-2121, www.peppermillreno.com.
2. Atlantis Hotel and Casino, 775-825-4700, www.atlantiscasino.com.

Please contact me if you have any other questions, 775-232-2420. Stephanie