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Carley Broder, our own carbro, has died February 25, 2014 R.I.P. carbro


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#1 Marga

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 07:23 PM

Earlier tonight, Carley's sister, Betsy Broder wrote:

"Surrounded by family, Carley died earlier this afternoon. She died peacefully and with no pain."
 

Carley was always an intelligent, friendly presence on Ballet Talk, welcoming new members and answering questions, moderating discussions with wisdom and professionalism. She was a good friend and an avid balletgoer who attended performances of ABT and NYCB almost daily. Her sudden death is a great blow to her family, friends both in real and virtual life and all who knew her. My heart is broken.

 



#2 volcanohunter

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 07:27 PM

Oh no! How tragic. I'm at a total loss for words. May she rest in peace.



#3 abatt

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 07:28 PM

It is very sad.  She was always friendly whenever I ran into her at the Koch or the Met at a ballet performance. My deepest sympathy to her family.



#4 bingham

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 07:37 PM

My deepest sympathy to her family. She was very kind in helping me understand questions about ballet and ballet  going. May she rest in peace.



#5 Amy Reusch

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 07:41 PM

Carley was perhaps the most altruistic balletomane I ever met... She will be so very missed....

#6 cubanmiamiboy

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 08:02 PM

She was the first face I knew from this forum, when I had the pleasure to met her at the MET years ago.  May she rest in peace.



#7 canbelto

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 08:14 PM

 I am so saddened to hear this. My condolences to Carley's family. Carbro always had the nicest, most positive reviews. You could tell she genuinely loved dance and dancers. sad.png



#8 sandik

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 08:28 PM

Oh, this is terrible news.  Will members here who know her family please add my voice to the condolences.  And if there is some way that we might make a contribution in her memory and honor, please post the information here.



#9 Gina Ness

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 08:59 PM

I am so sad to hear of Carley's passing...  May she rest in peace...  Deepest sympathy to her family...



#10 Quiggin

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Posted 25 February 2014 - 09:11 PM

Very, very sad. I always looked forward to reading her posts. My condolences to her family.



#11 Bonnette

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Posted 26 February 2014 - 01:38 AM

Oh, I'm so sorry to see this. I join my colleagues here in sending condolences to her family and loved ones.



#12 Mme. Hermine

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Posted 26 February 2014 - 02:53 AM

What sad, sad news. She was a wonderful, friendly person and she will really be missed by us.



#13 kfw

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Posted 26 February 2014 - 04:30 AM

What a sad, sad shock this is. RIP, Carbro.



#14 Barbara

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Posted 26 February 2014 - 05:12 AM

I'll so miss seeing her posts. I'm sorry not to have met her in person. Adding my condolences to her family.



#15 Alexandra

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Posted 26 February 2014 - 05:14 AM

Very sad news, indeed.  Carley was such an important part of this site. She added so much to our discusisons, as people have said, and she also was invaluable behind the scenes, managing membership, which is quite a task! (Deleting probable spanners, helping new members through the process, always with her kind and gentle patience). Rest in peace, Carley.




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