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Remembering Jane Henson (1934-2013)

Discussion in 'Henson People' started by Phillip, Apr 2, 2013.

  1. Drtooth

    Drtooth Well-Known Member

    Pretty oblivious of me to just find this out, but none the less depressing news. Especially since I almost went to the Jim Henson's Magic World exhibit the day she was speaking. I'm never good at commenting on these things. My sympathies go out to the Henson family. I haven't lost my parents yet, but I can't imagine anything being as terrible as that.
     
  2. jgidley

    jgidley Active Member

    My goodness. This is unbelievably sad. RIP Jane. Say hi to Jim for us.:(
     
  3. FrackleFan2012

    FrackleFan2012 Well-Known Member

    Amen.
     
  4. fuzzygobo

    fuzzygobo Well-Known Member

    God rest you, dear lady...
     
  5. RC1979

    RC1979 Member

    Rest in Peace Jane.
     
  6. Convincing John

    Convincing John Well-Known Member

    It's really too bad that the Wilkins Coffee company went out of business. No other beverage would seem worthy enough for drinking a toast to Mrs. Henson. Otherwise, I'd be raising a steaming mug of it high right now.

    Nevertheless...my condolences to the Henson kids, her loved ones and anyone that her heart touched.

    And now, a new series of Sam and Friends can begin taping up there. Until us folks down here have a chance to see it, for now, goodbye Jane. We love you and miss you.
    :jim:
     
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  7. This is the first time I've been on the Internet since Sunday evening, and just found out through the A.V. Club. Also, I'm not terrific with these things either.

    R.I.P. Jane. My condolences to the entire Henson and Muppet family.
     
  8. HeyButtahfly

    HeyButtahfly Well-Known Member

    I haven't posted in this thread yet because I haven't known what to say. I still don't, really... just that this news has deeply saddened me. My sympathy to the Henson family in this time.
     
  9. mo

    mo Well-Known Member

    Rest in peace Mrs. Jane Henson now you and Jim may forever be together :cry:.
     
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  10. Piggy The Frog

    Piggy The Frog Well-Known Member

    My thoughts go out to Jane's family and friends at this difficult time. :cry:
     
  11. jrhatshepsut

    jrhatshepsut New Member

    :halo:
    Togther again, in spirit and memory. May the "Rainbow Connection" of The Muppet's family stay strong as we lose another legend.
    Love and condolences to the Henson family, the staff and crew and to all the Muppets, from myself and my family.
    We'll miss you Jane.
     
  12. misspiggy5260

    misspiggy5260 Well-Known Member

  13. Dbailey15

    Dbailey15 New Member

    I've just read the many tributes to Jane Henson who has just died. Firstly I was sad to hear the news, but like her husband Jim a great human being. Thanks to Jane and her faith in her Jim for creating such wonderful Muppet characters over the many decades. My thoughts are with Jane's family and friends at this sad time, but what wonderful memories you must all have of such a very special lady.
     
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  14. Mister Muppet

    Mister Muppet Well-Known Member

    Rest in Peace Jane Henson we will miss you
     
  15. FrackleFan2012

    FrackleFan2012 Well-Known Member

    Here's a tribute picture to Jane Henson made by Fireshocker Bill.
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  16. Twisted Tails

    Twisted Tails Well-Known Member

    Awww! This is so sweet! I forgot Jane was a mother to him, but he was always with Jim. Like father, like Frog! (sighs) Thanks for sharing this wonderful tribute, FrackleFan.
     
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  17. FrackleFan2012

    FrackleFan2012 Well-Known Member

    No problem. :jim:
     
  18. theSHE124

    theSHE124 Active Member

    Tell me 'bout it, grrlz! This is such an adorable tribute! :):cry:
     
  19. FrackleFan2012

    FrackleFan2012 Well-Known Member

    Here's a tribute picture made by Jesse Oliver.
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  20. ploobis

    ploobis Well-Known Member

    Glad you like my tribute drawing! :)
     
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