The QBasic Forum Tribute to Mac McLamore
Hilliard Moffett McLamore, 72, died on June 14, 2008 at 6:30 p.m., at his home in Vienna, Virginia. As one of the first computer programmers, Mac started working for IBM in 1959 in Kingston, NY and he was quickly promoted and transferred to the Washington D.C. area, where he met his future wife, Gudrun Larsen of Denmark. In 1967, Mac moved overseas to work for Investors Overseas Services (IOS), and later, World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland. In 1974, he moved back to the Washington DC area for good, and worked as a database administrator for Boeing Computer Services (BCS). Throughout his career, Mac kept time with the rapid-fire changes in computing, and upon retirement, he devoted himself to The QBasic Forum. No matter how much he knew, he was always willing and able to learn more.


 "Mac" McLamore
1936-2008 
 The above information was graciously provided by the McLamore family. 
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Message TitleAuthorRepliesLast Post
V'GER...TheBOB-Jun 18, 2008
The Mac I knew and will remember.MystikShadows-Jun 18, 2008
A LegendMarineDon-Jun 18, 2008
I still see his posts everywhere.Ted Weissgerber-Jun 18, 2008
He generously shared his knowledge with all.Dav-Jun 19, 2008
From the main forum...TheBOB-Jun 19, 2008
Aloha to MacBlondie-Jun 20, 2008
You were one of the greatest.E.K.Virtanen-Jun 21, 2008
My last goodbye message to a friend.roy-Jun 21, 2008
Mac's first post...TheBOB-Jun 21, 2008
St Peter.Valerie-Jun 21, 2008
i didnt talk to mac much...Zob-Jun 23, 2008
Mac, great guy.agamemnus-Jun 23, 2008
Memories of MacSolitaire-Jun 23, 2008
You will be missed macAndrew-Jun 24, 2008
My Story with MacThe PhyloGenesis-Jun 24, 2008
Goodbye Macpetko10-Jun 24, 2008
Some Admin quotes.roy1Jun 28, 2008
In memory of Mac:Dr_D-Jun 25, 2008
maybe next time aroundmennonite-Jun 25, 2008
I've learned a lot here.Dustinian-Jun 26, 2008
"QbasicMac Calling!"bomberpunk (bp)-Jun 27, 2008
Kudos and Goodbye Mac.Relsoft1Jun 29, 2008
Remembering MacDaniel H. Benson-Jul 2, 2008
Be kind to one anotherStina, aka Christina Macsdottir-Jul 2, 2008
Farewell, friendlkt153-Jul 10, 2008
Nobody's perfect, but Mac was one of the best.Artelius-Jul 11, 2008
Memories of a great friend.Pete-Jul 13, 2008
Thank YouIan-Aug 8, 2008
     

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