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I have just heard that Mike Barrett passed away on January 29th. A burial service was held last Thursday.

His death was not alcohol related.

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Hi All,

I have just heard that Mike Barrett passed away on January 29th. A burial service was held last Thursday.

His death was not alcohol related.

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Thanks for passing on the news. As I have mentioned elsewhere to you, in doing a massive cleanout of our computer room I came across some papers related to the Maybrick Diary and Anne and Mike Barrett came to mind.

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Sad news.

Any idea how old he was?
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I don't know his exact year of birth but I'd guess he was in his mid to late 60s if he was close in age to his ex-wife Anne.

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Now we'll never know for sure. Or do we?
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His death was not alcohol related? Is that the usual disclaimer here?
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61 years old I believe.

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Young then.

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His death was not alcohol related? Is that the usual disclaimer here?
No, Errata, it isn't.

I was anticipating the question in this case, so nobody need ask it.

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I saw Mike Barrett last summer he told me had been in poor health and he was of the booze it was the first time I'd seen him in a long time.I think anyone who met him would agree that he was a very colourfull character.
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