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“Roger, you have touched my heart! I never had the pleasure of helping you along your journey, but reading your story brought tears to my eyes. What...Read More »
1 of 203 | Posted by: Summer Blessing - Temple, TX

“Just seen your message on facebook and I really do hope you keep traveling the world and meet some great people ;) safe travels from Darlington...Read More »
2 of 203 | Posted by: steven mitchell - darlington

“Roger what an amazing journey you must be having. Perhaps one day we will travel the same waterways. May God bless you and your wonderful friends and...Read More »
3 of 203 | Posted by: susan acker - Bliss, NY

“RIP... the journey continues. ”
4 of 203 | Posted by: John Land - Baxterville, MS

“Hi Roger, even though i did not get your message personally, i saw it on facebook. I'm in Ottawa Ontario Canada. Hope you get to travel everywhere....Read More »
5 of 203 | Posted by: Francesca M. - Ottawa

“My heart goes out to his family. So glad to see that his message has reach so many. ”
6 of 203 | Posted by: Shannon - Williamsburg , KY

“Hi Roger, I got your message on the message in a bottle that washed up in Florida today. I'm in Cape Town, South Africa and hope you come visit...Read More »
7 of 203 | Posted by: Keith Tiltman

“Hey Roger! Just recently seen that you'd made your way to Florida! Hope you get to see many other places also! Have a great trip! K.McDade ”
8 of 203 | Posted by: Kae McDade - Glasgow, Scotland

“Safe travels Roger. And God bless ”
9 of 203 | Posted by: Chad - Iowa City, IA - Touching

“I was touched when i saw your message on Facebook and I would like to say travel well and hope you lend somewhere in Africa..... ”
10 of 203 | Posted by: T.D - Gaborone, Botswana

“Inspiring thank you for sharing such sincere faith, peace. ”
11 of 203 | Posted by: Nick Pappis

“Wow, what a truly touching story! Wishing you calm seas and pleasant journeys......sail away! ”
12 of 203 | Posted by: Wendy Weatherston

“I saw your story on facebook. It makes me smile knowing that your life and death has become a great tribute. I pray that you are in peace on your...Read More »
13 of 203 | Posted by: Melissa Dixon - Atlanta, GA

“Hi Roger and Family, I along with many others have read your story on the internet. Your story has touched me along with thousands of others. I...Read More »
14 of 203 | Posted by: Allison Padua - Henderson, NV

“Roger, I do not know you or your family however your story touched me deeply. I am so happy you are finally traveling. I live in Florida and read the...Read More »
15 of 203 | Posted by: Julie Bradstreet - FL

“Well, from what if recently heard is that he was in Florida. From there he will most likely go to England or catch the current going to South America...Read More »
16 of 203 | Posted by: David - FL

“Roger was spotted on a Florida beach. ”
17 of 203 | Posted by: Sky Yukna - Middle river, MD

“Amazing the impact one idea and one person can have on so many... ”
18 of 203 | Posted by: Chase - Palo Alto, CA

“Be free, be at peace, and know you are not forgotten. ”
19 of 203 | Posted by: KL - Winter Springs, FL

“I miss you glad that you are traveling! I remember when we had our chat when Pixie got out of the yard. It is a good memory ”
20 of 203 | Posted by: Dee Guy - MI

“"Give me my Romeo; and, when he shall die, Take him and cut him out in little stars, And he will make the face of heaven so fine That all the...Read More »
21 of 203 | Posted by: Jackie - Somewhere in, PA

“I never knew you but I saw your story and I think it is awesome. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless ”
22 of 203 | Posted by: KH - Rome, GA - Internet User

“I never met Roger, but I am a better person because of his beautiful spirit. ”
23 of 203 | Posted by: Dave

“Roger, It is quite obvious that you have touched many people today, and I'm sure that would have pleased you greatly. Enjoy your swim! ”
24 of 203 | Posted by: KE - New York, NY - Friend

“your story really touched me and brought several dozen tears to my eyes. sail on, brother. your journey is just beginning. ”
25 of 203 | Posted by: Alexis - Gatineau, QC

“Sail on! ”
26 of 203 | Posted by: Shelly - AL

“Roger, i saw your story on imgur and you are awesome, I hope your story reaches many many more. ”
27 of 203 | Posted by: John - Garden Grove, CA

“Roger was born but a single day before me in May of 1962. Sail on, Roger. I hope to find your momento on a beach somewhere, sometime. ”
28 of 203 | Posted by: Jim Thompson - Austin, TX

“Someday you will be reunited with your family and friends once again. Until then, sail on Friend. ”
29 of 203 | Posted by: Patrice - Montreal, Qc.

“Calm winds and smooth sailing. ”
30 of 203 | Posted by: Jacob - Wichita, KS

“We found you on the beach in Jupiter Florida yesterday Roger, I had the pleasure of speaking to your wife Shannon last night. You have touched so...Read More »
31 of 203 | Posted by: Jonetta Allen Rosati - Jupiter, FL

“May you see all of the world that you have ever dreamed of and so much more, happy sailing, you are clearly loved! ”
32 of 203 | Posted by: Reddit Girl - Houston, TX

“His dream was to travel, and he has traveled in spirit here to San Diego. My condolences for your loss, but know that his dream to travel is coming...Read More »
33 of 203 | Posted by: Corey - San Diego, CA

“Sail on my friend ”
34 of 203 | Posted by: Kevin - Grand Rapids, MI - none

“Just saw this note on reddit. I hope you travel the world roger ”
35 of 203 | Posted by: Jared

“Dear wife, I know reading all of the comments us strangers have left you will make you happy and touched and yet at the same time make you feel...Read More »
36 of 203 | Posted by: Elysia S

“Smooth sailing and calm seas ahead! ”
37 of 203 | Posted by: Charles - San Francisco, CA

“Heard of your journey through reddit. I read some of the candles and memories and I can only hope to leave the same impression on lives the way that...Read More »
38 of 203 | Posted by: Richard - Long Island, NY

“Like many others today, I too have been touched by your spirit. You are the candle on the water for so many! Keep on traveling and never stop! ”
39 of 203 | Posted by: Jen - IL

“Roger & Shannon, I saw your story on reddit this morning. I hope knowing how many lives he's touched today speaks to how far he really has...Read More »
40 of 203 | Posted by: Melissa - Edwardsburg, MI

“You have touched many hearts today ”
41 of 203 | Posted by: Redditor2 - San Rafael, CA

“I came across your story and was deeply moved. To your wife, what you did was a beautiful thing. I can tell the love you two share carries long into...Read More »
42 of 203 | Posted by: Rachel - Stranger

“I don't know you Rodger as I live on the other side of the world. I came across your message in a bottle on Reddit today and it touched my heart. ...Read More »
43 of 203 | Posted by: Billy - Glasgow, Scotland

“Your bottle may not have reached Australia yet, but i can only hope you wash upon our shores one day, only to have another stop on your long journey....Read More »
44 of 203 | Posted by: Chris Wedlock - Sydney, Australia

“Saw the bottle on Reddit. If I happen to see you near the Irish Sea, I'll give my regards and toss you back. Sail on in peace. Enjoy the world....Read More »
45 of 203 | Posted by: Emrys Wyllt - Dublin, Ireland

“You're an inspiration! ”
46 of 203 | Posted by: Sarah Goldt - Rostock, Germany

“You are a true inspiration to so many! You have reminded us all to dream big & enjoy the beauty that life gives to us every day. Thank you & your...Read More »
47 of 203 | Posted by: SD - Leesburg, VA

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48 of 203 | Posted by: .

“Sail on, brother. You've accomplished much more than most ever will. ”
49 of 203 | Posted by: Voltaire - NY

“I'm glad you made it—via the internet—to the nation's capital, Roger, just in case you never had the chance to see it before. I'll look at...Read More »
50 of 203 | Posted by: Gina - Washington, DC

“Dear Roger, Thank you for reminding the world to treasure life today. I dream of having the love your wife shares with you. HN, Northeast USA ”
51 of 203 | Posted by: redditor

“Dear Roger, your story has touched my heart today and my tears won't stop, your wife and friends are such wonderful human beings and it breaks my...Read More »
52 of 203 | Posted by: Alex - UK

“Roger, You are such an amazing guy who's obviously touched so many lives. I hope to see you on England's shores soon. John ”
53 of 203 | Posted by: John Healy - London - Stranger

“Came across your message in the bottle at reddit. Your story touched me greatly. I'll keep an lookout the next time I'm at the beach. Rest in peace...Read More »
54 of 203 | Posted by: MiaoHui - Singapore

“I saw the picture on Reddit and had to pay respects. What a man you must have been. ”
55 of 203 | Posted by: EskimoEd (Reddit) - Cape Town

“I just saw a photo someone took on reddit of your note in a bottle and had to come and say I hope you have a safe journey and clear skies ahead, Your...Read More »
56 of 203 | Posted by: RedditorTash - Australia

“SAIL ON!! ”
57 of 203 | Posted by: CartmanBane (Reddit)

“Bon voyage, Roger! ”
58 of 203 | Posted by: a friend. - MS

“O'R the tides you go. I whispered a hello Roger Beauchamp! See you in every wave that laps my feet. ”
59 of 203 | Posted by: cheri - earth, HI - fan

“won't forget you. ”
60 of 203 | Posted by: Eleanor Crell - San Francisco, CA

“I heard about your message in the bottle and wanted to leave a message of my own for you. Thinking of you from the UK ”
61 of 203 | Posted by: Tina - Dartford, UK - None

“Hope you get to make it out to Dublin and have a good craic! :) ”
62 of 203 | Posted by: Reddit - Dublin, Ireland

“I never knew you, but your story has brought tears to my eyes. Rest in peace, and I hope you make it to every place you have ever wanted to go. ”
63 of 203 | Posted by: Joseph

“Such an incredible maelstrom of feelings. I've never burst into tears before so quickly, but for such a human message, it happened. Lady Shannon,...Read More »
64 of 203 | Posted by: Mango In Seattle

“I hope the tides bring you to the shores of New Zealand, it is an awesome place to visit! All the best to your family and your travels sir. I hope...Read More »
65 of 203 | Posted by: Leroy Rooney

“Just seen the message in a bottle on reddit. Enjoy your travels. ”
66 of 203 | Posted by: Donna - United Kingdom

“May the sea take you to places unknown. ”
67 of 203 | Posted by: Reddit - KY

“Dear Roger, Your journey inspires me, knowing that you live on. Thank you. Shannon, I lost my Mom in January this year. I understand the...Read More »
68 of 203 | Posted by: Redditordave

“Thank you for restoring my faith in beautiful things. ”
69 of 203 | Posted by: Kathryn - Brooklyn, NY

“You do not have to live without him as he lives on through you. Thank you for your thoughtfulness. His adventures are now shared by many. ”
70 of 203 | Posted by: Canadian - Canada

“Adding my message to the ever growing list - Came across your message in a bottle on Imgur this morning. Lovely idea to travel the world like this -...Read More »
71 of 203 | Posted by: Jeff

“Requiescat In Pace ”
72 of 203 | Posted by: Robert - San Diego, CA

“Float on. ”
73 of 203 | Posted by: David - Eugene, OR - Strangers

“I hope you meet many wonderful people and creatures on your journey, Roger! All the best on your fantastic travels :) ”
74 of 203 | Posted by: Lucy Starita

“I hope you're enjoying all of your travels Roger! ”
75 of 203 | Posted by: Anon - CA

“Dear Shannon, You and your husband have touched my life, you have touched my heart, I saw the bottle on Reddit, I hope you find peace within...Read More »
76 of 203 | Posted by: Bradley Michael Hutchings - Omaha, NE

“A man I never knew about just had his name spoken by a man he never knew. He touched mine, and so many other people's heart today. Sounds like he's...Read More »
77 of 203 | Posted by: RedditAnon

“Another Redditor. I loved the note, and my heart aches for Roger's wife, family, and friends. I hope to come across his bottle someday and send him...Read More »
78 of 203 | Posted by: Lynn - Houston, TX

“I was very moved to see that Rogers note was found. I am sad he did not get to travel with his friends, but seeing that his note was found is pretty...Read More »
79 of 203 | Posted by: Becca - TX - Redditor

“I truly hope Roger and your message in the bottle get to travel all over the world. The beautiful thing is that today, Roger got to travel all over...Read More »
80 of 203 | Posted by: Jordan - OR

“Reddit brought me here, his bottle was found a washed on a beach by a fellow Redditor. May he travel the worlds oceans and see all it's splendor from...Read More »
81 of 203 | Posted by: Marisa - Sylmar, CA

“Even in death there is life. As many here today I come from Reddit and am so glad I found your message. Your message inspires me to fulfill my own...Read More »
82 of 203 | Posted by: Daniel - Portland, OR - Stranger

“Your life did not end with you. You live through your wife and family and now you continue on through our earth. Keep swimming and when you get to...Read More »
83 of 203 | Posted by: redditor - the Front Page, CA

“I feel I met Roger today. I met the kindness Shannon loved, and it brought a tear of joy to the eyes of a stranger. How lucky we are to have Roger...Read More »
84 of 203 | Posted by: JP - Gainesville, FL

“You may not have gotten the chance to see the world but you did get the opportunity to truly touch people all around it. Keep on truckin', boss. ”
85 of 203 | Posted by: Eric - Santa Clarita, CA

“I hope that wherever you are and wherever your family is that you all feel the love from all of these people all over the world thinking of you. ”
86 of 203 | Posted by: Amy - OR - Just another soul

“Keep on swimming my friend. There's a whole lot more places left to see. R.I.P. ”
87 of 203 | Posted by: JVJ

“Enjoy your travels Roger, rest easy. Feel free to drop by anytime. ”
88 of 203 | Posted by: Eddie - Hong Kong

“Rest easy. ”
89 of 203 | Posted by: AK

“I hope you get to see the world, buddy. Keep on swimming! ”
90 of 203 | Posted by: Dcastell-Redditor - El MIrage, AZ

“I too dream of traveling the world. Maybe someday we'll cross paths! Godspeed, traveler. ”
91 of 203 | Posted by: J. Reddit - KS

“Ride on the waves brother. ”
92 of 203 | Posted by: James Gannon - Stranger

“I heard of his message in a bottle travelling around the world via; I'm so sorry for your loss and I think it is an amazing thing you have...Read More »
93 of 203 | Posted by: Sara - Nowra

“I did not know you personally, but if you were kind, then I knew you by knowing that in me. Thank you for living. ”
94 of 203 | Posted by: Jake Chapa - Arlington, TX

“I would be more than happy to take you around to the local castles, soak in an onsen, go sake "tasting", hang out at a local festival... Come in the...Read More »
95 of 203 | Posted by: L - Japan - Redditor

“The world saw Roger today. ”
96 of 203 | Posted by: Alex

“From what I've collected in the recorded memories, your husband seems like a great man. I'm very sorry for your loss. Here is the link to the Front...Read More »
97 of 203 | Posted by: Jordon - Reddit - Seattle, WA

98 of 203 | Posted by: corey - boston, MA - redditor :)

“Rest in peace brother. Enjoy the ride. ”
99 of 203 | Posted by: J

“I saw your message on Reddit. I just wanted to say I'm sure you're family loves and loved you very much. Keep on swimming, Roger. Enjoy your travels. ”
100 of 203 | Posted by: GP - Los Angeles, CA - Stranger

“Seen your bottle on reddit. Glad you got to see the world. Rest easy. ”
101 of 203 | Posted by: Ross - Sydney, Australia

“I never knew you personally but, like many others, I saw the message you left in a bottle thanks to the person who found it. I want to give my...Read More »
102 of 203 | Posted by: Rebecca M - Conway, AR

“I never knew you, but from what I've seen, you must have been an incredible man. My thoughts go out to your wife and family. I found you on the...Read More »
103 of 203 | Posted by: Donovan McCray - Baytown, TX

“May the waves carry you far, Roger! I hope you continue your journey and see the whole world like you once wanted to. ”
104 of 203 | Posted by: Anton - NJ - Distant Stranger

“So sorry for your loss. Roger sounds like an incredible person with lovely friends and family members. May he travel onward and his spirit find...Read More »
105 of 203 | Posted by: Jim - Boston, MA - other

“Saw you on the front page of the Internet today. I never knew you but I know where you came from. Sad to hear a fellow Michigander was lost but you...Read More »
106 of 203 | Posted by: J.Scott - Highland, MI

“You were found in Florida, and continued onto the internet where several thousand people found you. Float on Boychik. ”
107 of 203 | Posted by: Adam Sherman - Winter Springs, FL

“Have a nice swim! You're pretty famous on Reddit! ”
108 of 203 | Posted by: Logan - Palmetto, FL - Redditor

“Roger, If only you could know how far you traveled today--and how many hearts you have touched. It is truly amazing. Happy travels, now and always. ”
109 of 203 | Posted by: Marissa - Santa Barbara, CA

“I don't know you but I read your message in a bottle. I'm sorry you checked out before I could share a drink with you. This Cuban cigar and...Read More »
110 of 203 | Posted by: Sean - Fort McMurray

“Hope you get to see all of the world! Such a lovely idea. You sound like an incredible man. Prayers to your family, and your wife. Your memory will...Read More »
111 of 203 | Posted by: Tara - Alberta - Canada

“Came to this via Reddit. So sorry for your loss but amazed that someone found the message in a bottle. Hoping your loved one continues his travels...Read More »
112 of 203 | Posted by: Kate M

113 of 203 | Posted by: The Ocean - Mckinleyville, CA

“"What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal. -Albert Pike ”
114 of 203 | Posted by: Julie - MIMS, FL

“My man Roger, I hope you had a pleasant swim to Florida. All these people want you to see Australia which sounds pretty awesome. However, if your...Read More »
115 of 203 | Posted by: Ryan - Chicago, IL

“From the ocean to the web; you are with us all at once. Every computer, tablet, and smart phone can connect to the image of your bottle. To you. Your...Read More »
116 of 203 | Posted by: McKayla - Arcata, CA - Redditor

“What a lovely idea, for Roger to travel the world and touch the lives of so many. Wishing you strength, love and joy in this time and the coming...Read More »
117 of 203 | Posted by: Redditor - Alberta Canada

“Just saw the post with the water bottle. Your dream is exceptionally inspirational, knowing that I have the capacity and means to travel and not...Read More »
118 of 203 | Posted by: Johnny - Ottawa, Canada

“Roger, I've always dreamed of traveling the world, too. I'm glad you're still able to even after passing away. Happy trails, friend. ”
119 of 203 | Posted by: David - VA

“Dear Shannon and family, Roger sounded like a wonderful man and I hope to see his bottle on the shores of Sydney, Australia one day. I'm sorry that...Read More »
120 of 203 | Posted by: Aussie redditor - Sydney

“Happy trails, Roger! ”
121 of 203 | Posted by: Redditor

““hark, now hear the sailors cry, smell the sea, and feel the sky let your soul & spirit fly, into the mystic...” - Reddit ”
122 of 203 | Posted by: Anonymous Redditor

“another redditor inspired by your journey. Hopefully you're enjoying the ride. ”
123 of 203 | Posted by: john - CA

“Condolences to the family. Thanks for sharing the memories. ”
124 of 203 | Posted by: Bianca - AZ - redditor

“Very cool Mr. Beauchamp! I hope your family sees the impact your wish has had almost two years past your funeral. ”
125 of 203 | Posted by: Jason - CA

“A candle and a prayer for those you left behind. ”
126 of 203 | Posted by: Gabriel A. Subia - Odessa, TX

“I also saw your message on Reddit today and I have been touched by your story. I hope you get to visit everywhere you ever dreamed of and that some...Read More »
127 of 203 | Posted by: Sarah - Inspired Internet friend

“Roger, Your lovely note found its way onto reddit tonight and has touched thousands of people, myself included. I'm sorry I never had the privilege...Read More »
128 of 203 | Posted by: Carina - Boston, MA

“RIP Roger, I am truly sorry your life was cut short, it's just not fair. I can tell you were loved by many and with a loving family you left behind....Read More »
129 of 203 | Posted by: Benjamin Javid - FL

“Saw your bottle message on Reddit. Very beautiful. You belong to the ages now. ”
130 of 203 | Posted by: Gabriel - Odessa, TX - redditor

“You truly traveled the globe today, what an amazing idea. Good luck on your journey and godspeed. ”
131 of 203 | Posted by: Benny - Portland, OR

“I have never seen a more beautiful act of love. Shannon, I hope Roger makes it to everywhere he wished to have gone. ”
132 of 203 | Posted by: Anonymous Redditor - NC

“I saw your wonderful message floating the seas on Reddit tonight, it brought a tear to my eye. I wish you and your family the best of luck, and I...Read More »
133 of 203 | Posted by: Chris - Cape Elizabeth , ME

“Saw you on reddit! Happy trails... it appears that your virtual self is logging some miles too! ”
134 of 203 | Posted by: Mike T - NY

“Hope your having fun traveling the world Roger! ”
135 of 203 | Posted by: Skye - CA

“Roger, although you are gone, I cannot help but be amazed that you are inspiring me years later. You will travel the world. Thank you for being...Read More »
136 of 203 | Posted by: Micah - Russellville, AR - Friend

“I am just another humble Redditor that saw a picture of this man's note in a bottle. I hope he does travel the world. Happy trails, Roger. ”
137 of 203 | Posted by: Isaac

“Happy Trails Roger ”
138 of 203 | Posted by: m

“(((hug))) ”
139 of 203 | Posted by: Cat Klingler

“Just another redditor here to offer condolences and hoping that Roger gets to travel the world. ”
140 of 203 | Posted by: lithedreamer

“I saw you on reddit! I hope that you travel far! Best of luck to the family. It doesn't get easier, but it gets bearable. ”
141 of 203 | Posted by: J - MD

“Saw your note on reddit, hope your bottle makes it everywhere you wanted to go and more, may you rest in peace ”
142 of 203 | Posted by: Jacob - Jacksonville, FL

“Saw your note on Reddit sir. May you travel the world until the end of time. ”
143 of 203 | Posted by: Gravytrain - Copperas Cove, TX

“Saw a post on regarding a bottle that Roger tossed into the ocean, a bottle with his info and his dream of traveling. I just wanted to...Read More »
144 of 203 | Posted by: Kalid - Denver, CO - Stranger

“I'm yet another redditor touched by your story. I hope you get to see all the places you dreamed of ”
145 of 203 | Posted by: Rachel - Boone, NC

“This is the reddit thread that brought all the new comments and touched so many people. More »
146 of 203 | Posted by: Redditor - Somewhere in Canada, MI

“Like many others I saw the photo of Roger's bottle on Reddit and it touched my heart. May his family and friends be forever blessed by the knowledge...Read More »
147 of 203 | Posted by: judy - Carbondale, IL

“Greetings from Toronto, Canada, hope he travels here someday! ”
148 of 203 | Posted by: Jack Tizon

“Just saw your message on Reddit. Wish your family and loved ones all the best perhaps your bottle will make it to Hong Kong one day! Here's me hoping...Read More »
149 of 203 | Posted by: Richard Siu - Hong Kong, China

“I also saw the picture on Reddit about your note in a bottle. Though I'm not religious, the message itself has made me teary eyed for the past few...Read More »
150 of 203 | Posted by: Redditor - NY

“Another redditor here touched by your story. My heart aches for your family. I hope you can make it to my hometown of Honolulu, Hawaii some day. Then...Read More »
151 of 203 | Posted by: Megan - Honolulu, HI

“I just saw the photo of the bottle and note. Without ever meeting or knowing more than a few words about him, you and Roger have given me hope....Read More »
152 of 203 | Posted by: Ashley - Boston, MA

“I heard about your story over Reddit and I sincerely hope you travel all over the world, wherever the waves take you. Maybe you'll make it over to...Read More »
153 of 203 | Posted by: Allie - TX

“I saw that your bottle washed up in Florida, not too far from me! Your wish really touched my heart, and several others as well. Hope you are at...Read More »
154 of 203 | Posted by: LBA - Reddit - Miami, FL

“Like the others I saw you on Reddit. Keep traveling and may you see the world, god speed. ”
155 of 203 | Posted by: Tarrah

“Roger may not have travelled during his lifetime but today he visited my heart in Queensland, Australia. ”
156 of 203 | Posted by: Pamela - Moranbah, Australia

“Fair Winds & Following Seas ”
157 of 203 | Posted by: Danny - TX

“Just reading about your bottle.Amazing story. InPeace Byon Bay, Australia. ”
158 of 203 | Posted by: Leigh

“Good journey curious traveler! ”
159 of 203 | Posted by: Florida Redditor - FL

“I've never met you before but saw of your story on Reddit and it touched me deeply. I hope you are able to travel the world and are able to find new...Read More »
160 of 203 | Posted by: Another Anonymous Redditor - AL

“Like everyone else, I saw this story on Reddit today. I hope your family is doing well. ”
161 of 203 | Posted by: jessica

“May the ocean currents carry you far and wide, Roger. You have inspired the Reddit community with the discovery of your bottle and note. God...Read More »
162 of 203 | Posted by: Anonymous Redditor

“Keep on traveling and make more friends! ”
163 of 203 | Posted by: Redditor - New York, NY

“Good luck traveling the world hope you see every inch of it my friend :) ”
164 of 203 | Posted by: Angel

“Saw the story of this man on Reddit. Just wanted to say Im touched! I hope he gets to travel wherever his heart desires. ”
165 of 203 | Posted by: CDJ - Cranston , RI

“I saw online where Rogers bottle has been located. This is so wonderful. ”
166 of 203 | Posted by: Jessica - Roseville , GA

“Hope you are at peace in your travel. ”
167 of 203 | Posted by: Random

“God Speed . Much love from the reddit community. ”
168 of 203 | Posted by: andrew - IL

“You've touched the lives of many today, and while the bottle did not make it here to Texas, the spirit of it did. Rest in peace. ”
169 of 203 | Posted by: Anonymous Redditor - Fort Worth, TX

“Regards from Texas. You're becoming quite the sensation. Obviously impacting many even after life. ”
170 of 203 | Posted by: Mike Moody - Lubbock - Redditor

“I never knew Roger, but he touched many today. I'll pray for him and all his family too. It's truly something great how he is seeing the world. ”
171 of 203 | Posted by: Anonymous Redditor

“Hi There We found your note in a bottle Robert. It's good to see you are traveling the world in such a magical way. You touched the lives of many...Read More »
172 of 203 | Posted by: Reddit Community

“My dearest husband, Today marks the day that you were born and you would of been 51 years old. There is not a moment that goes by that I don't...Read More »
173 of 203 | Posted by: Shannon Beauchamp - Southfield, MI

“I just heard from Shannon about Roger's passing. I haven't seen Roger in very many years. We grew up together playing sports all through our...Read More »
174 of 203 | Posted by: Doug Larsen

“My darling husband it has now been close to a month that you have been taken from me, I still can't believe you're gone. You have been my life and...Read More »
175 of 203 | Posted by: Shannon

“My deepest condolences to the Beauchamp family, So many memories growing up down the street from Roger! May God Bless you and your family, all of you...Read More »
176 of 203 | Posted by: Jill Hansen Manor

177 of 203 | Posted by: Gail Krowl

“To Rogers wonderful family i am so sorry for your loss Roger was a wonderful guy , he is now in a better palce next to our dear lord ”
178 of 203 | Posted by: Billy Beckey

“Dear Shannon, I just heard this evening of Rogers's passing and I am so sorry to hear this. Roger grew up in my neighborhood as a kid, and I always...Read More »
179 of 203 | Posted by: Kim (Hyduk) Poma

“Thoughts, love, and prayers to you all. ”
180 of 203 | Posted by: Sue (Hinshaw) Mcneill

“Dear Shannon and Family, During your time of sorrow may the caring love of your family, presence of friends, and the memories you cheerish bring...Read More »
181 of 203 | Posted by: Daren & Renee Holland

“Roger thanks for the great child hood memories. Alumni Memorial, Park street, the Annex baseball field where all the dreams came true. Roger I love...Read More »
182 of 203 | Posted by: Greg Martinez

“Ms. Beauchamp, Debbi, and Shannon - I am so sorry for your loss and I wish I could be there for you. Roger will be missed. He was a good friend to...Read More »
183 of 203 | Posted by: Jody Ashton

“Dear Shannon, my wishes for comfort and peace are sent to you! I am so sorry for your loss and although I had only just met you and Roger I know he...Read More »
184 of 203 | Posted by: darcy vergis

“Rodger, You made growing up fun. Thank-you for pushing me on the tire-swing... I will never forget you. ”
185 of 203 | Posted by: Mary Lauren Mimura-Hinshaw

“My thoughts are with all of you. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
186 of 203 | Posted by: Judy Paris

“Do not stand at my grave and weep, I am not there I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blow, I am the diamond glint on the snow. I...Read More »
187 of 203 | Posted by: dan lambrix

“Rest in peace Roger :( You will be missed ”
188 of 203 | Posted by: Linda Messina

“I had the honor of knowing Roger and working with him as his Art Therapist for over two years. What a creative, fun-loving and sensitive man. You are...Read More »
189 of 203 | Posted by: Margaret McGuinness

“Dear Beachamp Family, My sincere condolences go out to you. My Dear Shannon please keep in touch. Remember I told you I just lost my Jimmy. He was...Read More »
190 of 203 | Posted by: Eraina

“Shannon, We at Dr. Spoor's office were sad to hear about Roger's death. He was such a sweet and kind long time patient, that we will truely...Read More »
191 of 203 | Posted by: Bernadette VanAssche

“Dear Shannon, Although I only had the opportunity to meet you and Roger one time, I could tell you were wonderful people. I know my brother and...Read More »
192 of 203 | Posted by: Michelle Rosebush

“Rest in peace my cousin, my childhood friend. ”
193 of 203 | Posted by: Kelly Miller Pierce

“My dear Roger, In the short time we knew you, you have forever changed our lives with wonderful memories. Your smile and laughter will be missed. We...Read More »
194 of 203 | Posted by: The Murfey's

“Shannon...We only knew Roger for a very short time, but he made such a good and lasting impression. He was a very special person and I'm so glad we...Read More »
195 of 203 | Posted by: Roberta Kolosiek

“I was Roger's Music Therapist and had the joy of hearing him sing, play the piano and the guitar. He was a vibrant man who captured the hearts of...Read More »
196 of 203 | Posted by: Andrea Boswell-Burns

“Shannon, My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Roger was one special guy! I am so sorry for your loss. Love Diana ”
197 of 203 | Posted by: Armstrong, Diana

“My dearest husband....... Today marks the day we would of celebrated 10 years of marriage. My life is so incomplete without you here with me. ...Read More »
198 of 203 | Posted by: Shannon Beauchamp - MI - Wife

“My dear Shannon; I'm so sorry that for some folks that Roger wasn't known by hundreds or even dozens of folks but to those of us whose life he...Read More »
199 of 203 | Posted by: Alice A - Blue Ridge, GA

“I was just having a case of the sabobo's I just thought of you ! A smile came to my face and I just chuckled to myself as I thought of that smile on...Read More »
200 of 203 | Posted by: Michael Attard - BlueRidge, GA

“"Who Knew" You took my hand You showed me how You promised me you'd be around Uh huh That's right I took your words And I believed ...Read More »
201 of 203 | Posted by: Shannon Dawn - Southfield, MI

“Rog, I still miss all the times we hung out together as kids, playing basketball, football and just goofing around. It's been a pleasure to have...Read More »
202 of 203 | Posted by: Doug Larsen - Olney, MD

“Besides the day we got married the next best day was my husband said I love my life I love my wife. My husband truly was my soul mate and life is...Read More »
203 of 203 | Posted by: Shannon Beauchamp - MI - Wife

Age 49. October 10, 2011.

Beloved husband of Shannon. Loving son of Beverly Ann & the late Leon Beauchamp. Dear brother of Debbi and Anita Beauchamp. Son in law of Joe & the late Judith Everhart. Brother in law of Jeff (Julie) Elkins, Erik (Darlene) Everhart and Danielle Giannini. Dearest uncle of David, Scott, Haley, Noah and Lonnie.

Donations preferred to the Brain Injury Association of Michigan.

Visitation Wednesday 3-9pm and Thursday 10:00am until 11:00 Funeral Service at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc. 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile).