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Body of third plane crash victim found under freezer

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The body of plane crash victim Frank Amerosa lay unnoticed under a crushed freezer within feet of passing search parties for three weeks, authorities said Thursday, a day after his body was found. β€œ[Amerosa] landed on the freezer,” Fulton County Sheriff Tom Lorey said, β€œand the weight of the fall collapsed it around him. A foot on either side and he would have been clearly visible.” A small twin-engine aircraft carrying Amerosa, 64, and his ...

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June 13, 2013
10:30 p.m.

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To die in this type of plane crash is a horrible way to die.

June 13, 2013
11:56 p.m.

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pnotto, granted, a horrible way to die, so unexpected, while fighting for life from another disease, but there is so much in life we have no control over. Today I found out that a good friends wife, both of whom I have known forever, passed away, from a form of leukemia, AML; sixteen days from healthy and diagnosis, to death, including 7 days of 24hr/day chemo; no time to prepare yourself and family, no time to get your affairs in order, no time for anything but shock. She didn't even get to join her husband in retirement. I was saddened beyond words. I guess it's true that we should live our lives as if each day is our last.