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14 items from 2014


Roy Garber’s Funeral Guest Book: ‘Shipping Wars’ Fans Remember Him

22 January 2014 7:09 AM, PST | HollywoodLife | See recent HollywoodLife news »

Fans of ‘Shipping Wars’ received devastating news when the show’s star Roy Garber died of a heart attack at the young age of 49 on Jan. 17. Now, fans from all over the world are remembering the beloved star with sweet, emotional messages on his funeral guest book.

Roy Garber of the A&E hit Shipping Wars died of a heart attack on Jan. 17, leaving behind a son named Travis, a beloved longtime girlfriend, a cat named Muffy, and millions of mourning fans. Those fans have taken to Roy’s online funeral guest book to remember the star, leaving hundreds of powerfully emotional messages that prove how fiercely Roy was loved.

Shipping Wars’ Fans Remember Roy Garber

So sweet. Roy’s family has allowed fans worldwide to post messages about the dearly departed star on Legacy.com, and we cried all over our keyboards reading them!

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Roy Garber Dies: Celebs & Fans Mourn On Twitter

20 January 2014 7:17 AM, PST | HollywoodLife | See recent HollywoodLife news »

When it was announced on Jan. 19 that ‘Shipping Wars’ star Roy Garber, 49, passed away following a major heart attack on Jan. 17, celebs and fans were stunned and took to Twitter to send the Garber family their condolences.

As one of the more beloved personalities on A&E’s Shipping Wars, celebs and fans alike were shocked and saddened when it was announced that Roy Garber had passed away on Jan. 17 following a major heart attack. Many took to Twitter to send heartfelt condolences and messages of grieving.

Shipping Wars’ Star Roy Garber Pases Away: A&E Stars React

A&E released a statement on Jan. 19 that read:

We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family. Our thoughts are with Roy’s loved ones during this difficult time. He will be missed.

Shipping Wars has just finished airing its fifth season, so Roy’s »

- HL Intern

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Speed Read: You Won't Believe Where Kim and Kanye Might Get Married

20 January 2014 5:33 AM, PST | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Source: Getty Kim Kardashian and Kanye West scouted wedding venues in Paris, including Versailles. The SAG Awards were on Saturday, and they were a doozy. See the best SAG Awards moments and watch Bradley Cooper get his crotch hugged by a red carpet prankster. Go inside Michelle Obama's star-studded 50th birthday bash at the White House. Beyoncé was there! (And Bo.) One Direction's Liam Payne stirred up controversy when he complimented the Duck Dynasty cast on their "family values." @williebosshog huge love to you/your family huge respect for your business prosperities and the family values you still all behold. big fan — Liam Payne (@Real_Liam_Payne) January 18, 2014 NBC plans on making Peter Pan its next live musical. Cue the sassy tweets! Shipping Wars star Roy Garber has passed away. The Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos are going to the Super Bowl! But Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman »

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'Shipping Wars' Roy Garber -- Cat Co-Star Safe and Sound

20 January 2014 12:45 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

"Shipping Wars" star Roy Garber's beloved cat won't be a casualty in the wake of the his death ... TMZ has learned it's already en route to a home filled with other cute creatures.Garber's cat Muffy was a fixture on the show ...  he refused to travel without her.  So it's no surprise ... the friendly feline was at Roy's side  when he passed away last week ... according to his girlfriend.We're told Texas authorities got »

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Roy Garber: ‘Shipping Wars’ Star Dies At 49

19 January 2014 1:47 PM, PST | HollywoodLife | See recent HollywoodLife news »

So sad. The reality TV star passed away on Jan. 17 after suffering a major heart attack. He was just 49 years old.

Roy Garber was rushed to a Texas hospital on Jan. 17 after suffering heart attack, but unfortunately the Shipping Wars star could not be saved, and he passed away at the age of 49, according to TMZ.

Roy Garber: ‘Shipping Wars’ Star Passes Away

A&E sadly confirmed Roy’s death on the Shipping Wars Facebook page, posting a picture of Roy and a heartfelt message:

We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family. Our thoughts are with Roy’s loved ones during this difficult time. He will be missed.

Roy had an ongoing heart condition, his family told TMZ. He leaves behind a longtime girlfriend, who confirmed his death, and his son Travis – who he raised by himself for over 18 years.

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Shipping Wars Star Roy Garber Dead at 49

19 January 2014 1:38 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Shipping Wars star Roy Garber has died at the age of 49. Garber passed away after suffering a major heart attack on Friday, Jan. 17 in Texas, according to TMZ. The reality star leaves behind a longtime girlfriend, who broke the news, and a son Travis. "We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family," A&E said in a statement. "Our thoughts are with Roy's loved ones during this difficult time. He will be missed." Per Variety, Shipping Wars wrapped its fifth season two days before Garber's death. According to his cast bio, Garber was a "serious jack-of-all-trades and a major know-it-all. From Tig welding to catching alligators, he seems »

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Roy Garber Dies of Heart Attack: Shipping Wars Star Dead at 49

19 January 2014 2:12 AM, PST | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

Shipping Wars star Roy Garber passed away on Friday, Jan. 17 after suffering a major heart attack. According to TMZ, the A&E star was rushed to a Texas hospital after the attack, but passed away shortly after.  Garber, who was 49 at the time of his death, has had an on-going heart condition, sources close to the reality star's family tell TMZ. He leaves behind a longtime girlfriend, who broke the news, and his son Travis -- who he raised by himself for more than 18 years.  In [...] »

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Roy Garber Dead -- 'Shipping Wars' Star Dies at 49 After Suffering Heart Attack

19 January 2014 12:40 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

One of the stars of the A&E show "Shipping Wars" died Friday night after suffering a heart attack ... TMZ has learned.Roy Garber -- a popular character on the hit show -- was rushed to a hospital in Texas after suffering a heart attack and passed away shortly after -- this according to his long-time girlfriend.Sources close to the family  tell us Roy had a heart condition for some time.A rep for »

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'Shipping Wars' star Roy Garber dies at 49

18 January 2014 9:28 PM, PST | Zap2It - From Inside the Box | See recent Zap2It - From Inside the Box news »

Roy Garber, one of the stars of A&E's reality hit "Shipping Wars," died Friday (Jan. 17) after a heart attack. The 49-year-old reportedly suffered from a heart condition.

According to TMZ, Garber's longtime girlfriend says he died shortly after being rushed to a Texas hospital after suffering a heart attack. A show rep says the network is "deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family."

"Shipping Wars" follows heavy-duty movers competing to transport odd items that traditional shipping companies don't want to -- anything from a Civil War cannon to a water buffalo. The movers must figure out which shipments are worth the time and money to move them.

The show's fifth season recently concluded. »

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Roy Garber, A&E’s ‘Shipping Wars’ Star, Dead at 49

18 January 2014 9:07 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Shipping Wars” star Roy Garber has died, according to a post on the show’s official Facebook page. He was 49 years old. “We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family. Our thoughts are with Roy’s loved ones during this difficult time. He will be missed,” the network said. Also read: ‘Partridge Family’ Star Dave Madden Dead at 82 His longtime girlfriend told TMZ that he was rushed to a Texas hospital after suffering from a heart attack and died shortly after. Individuals close to the family told the site that he had suffered »

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‘Shipping Wars’ Star Roy Garber Dead At 49

18 January 2014 9:06 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Roy Garber, star of A&E Network‘s popular reality series Shipping Wars, has died of a heart attack in Texas. He was 49. Shipping Wars has been a staple on A&E since its January 2012 debut; the show’s fifth season finished its 12-episode run this week. It is unclear how Garber’s death will affect the reality series’ future.“We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family,” the network said in a statement tonight. “Our thoughts are with Roy’s loved ones during this difficult time. He will be missed.” »

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'Shipping Wars' Star Roy Garber Dies at 49

18 January 2014 8:58 PM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Shipping Wars star Roy Garber has died. A&E confirmed the news Saturday in a statement. “We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family. Our thoughts are with Roy’s loved ones during this difficult time.  He will be missed," the network said in a statement. Garber was rushed to a hospital in Texas after suffering from a heart attack and died shortly after, TMZ reports. The site also reported Garber had a heart condition. It's unclear where the series was in production -- season five concluded its 12-episode run on Jan. 14 -- but

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'Shipping Wars' star Roy Garber dies

18 January 2014 8:51 PM, PST | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

Shipping Wars star Roy Garber — the owner of Arbie’s Team Transport of New Hampshire — has died.

“We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family,” according to a statement on the show’s Facebook page. “Our thoughts are with Roy’s loved ones during this difficult time. He will be missed.”

Garber is described as a “master tradesman” and “know-it-all” on the show’s website. He also is quoted as saying “look up perfect in the dictionary, you’ll see my picture.”

Shipping Wars just wrapped its fifth season. »

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A&E Reality Star Roy Garber Dies of Heart Attack

18 January 2014 8:02 PM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Roy Garber, star of A&E reality series “Shipping Wars,” has died from a heart attack, sources confirm to Variety. He was 49.

Garber owned and operated Arbie’s Team Transport out of New Hampshire, along with his son Travis, and was one of the show’s top earners.

Shipping Wars” just wrapped its fifth season on Wednesday.

A&E confirmed the news late Saturday evening.

“We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family,” the network said in a statement. “Our thoughts are with Roy’s loved ones during this difficult time.  He will be missed.”

A&E’s website described Garber as a “jack of-all-trades” as well as an avid fisherman and master scuba diver.

Shipping Wars,”  which debuted to 3 million viewers in Jan. 2012, is produced for A&E by Megalomedia. Jonathan Nowzaradan is exec producer and showrunner.

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