HELLO FROM!: Natalia Krasovskaya
PRESENTLY IN: Presently in Ghana, West Africa. Would love to move to
Asia. Anyone knows of a job with not 'slavery' like conditions ?
NAME: Dave McLean
PRESENTLY IN: Liverpool
IS LOOKING FOR: Pierre Odendaal
CLUES: Last known Cape Town. Will be visiting S.A next year would like
to catch up
NAME: Andrea & Andrew Flynn
PRESENTLY IN: Greece
IS LOOKING FOR: Hungarian trainees and experienced
CLUES: Empire Budapest. Over 1 year on. Where are you all now, and
what are you doing ??.
NAME: Nick Moger
PRESENTLY IN: US
IS LOOKING FOR: Kevin Walters
CLUES: Worked with AA from '87-'88 on Rotterdam. Last seen in working
at a casino in Swansea.
NAME: Kerry Gordon
PRESENTLY IN: South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Frans Voster
CLUES: Ceasears (Now Peermont)then on- line Piggs Peaks an now I have
NAME: Lisa Waterfield
MESSAGE: Just heard the news about about Marty from Badger. Fond memories
of Marty taking a few tumbles in Raffles. He was the man! Hi to all who
remember Sun City in the 80's.
NAME: Rene Kunzi
MESSAGE: Sorry to hear the sad news about Marty. We have all got fond
memories from Sun city days R.I.P Amstel Man.
NAME: Ricky Kanhai
MESSAGE: looking for Sophie Moffat & Lorenzo Meroni. We worked
at the Dragon in Suriname.
NAME: Lisa Stapleton
PRESENTLY IN: Macau
IS LOOKING FOR: Stuart Porritt and Bruce Woodward.
CLUES: Last seen in Dublin 2005
NAME: John Lynch
PRESENTLY IN: Indiana
IS LOOKING FOR: Nassau PB & cable Beach
CLUES: All friends from where ever who worked in nassau 1983 - 1991
NAME: Eileen Geldhof (Nee Rose)
MESSAGE: Marty my "adopted son", I can't belive you have gone. You
were always such a big part of my and Dennis's life and a permanent fixture
at my dinner table. You were the best man that anyone could have had at
their wedding even tho you said i looked like a Meringue. We lost touch
years ago but you were never forgotten. Rest In Peace. from "Mum".
HELLO FROM!: Bryan Webster
PRESENTLY IN: Hi to all the ex Sun City folk who have posted recently
re Marty - great to see so many names from the 80's - they bring back so
many vivid memories of great times! And Ian - deep down you know we all
love this site!!!
NAME: Nick Moger
PRESENTLY IN: US
IS LOOKING FOR: Any of the 14 we managed to get in the toilet on the
Viking Princess or anyone who cares.
CLUES: Golden Horseshoe, London '84-'87 AA '87-91
NAME: Romeo Jonathan Malgas
PRESENTLY IN: Western Cape (South Africa
IS LOOKING FOR: Colin Hayes
CLUES: Last I heard from him he was working at the Grand Palm in Swaziland.
NAME: Kerry Gordon
MESSAGE: I am looking for Paul Morris, clues last time in Cape Town
NAME: Bill Bixby
MESSAGE: Used to work in Suriname Casino's, south America If you want
any information before working there please contact me.
NAME: Carole Ann Rice
MESSAGE: Just as Dudley says, and I thank you to Ian for this wonderful
website you created for all us casino people old and new. Also i would
like everyone to take a moment and pray for the 6 miners in Utah that are
trapped almost 2 wks now, also the trapped miners in China and all the
people in the worlds other disasters. God bless you all.
NAME: John Lynch
MESSAGE: Looking for Playboy Bahamas & cable Beach Caisno friends
from 82 -91
NAME: Howard Berchowitz
MESSAGE: So sad to hear of Marty's passing. Lost contact for10 years
- hope he was doing well. A great guy and top Casino operator. Fond memories
from Sun City and Piggs Peak days. RIP
NAME: Louise Adamson
PRESENTLY IN: middlesbrough
IS LOOKING FOR: dawn & martin stout
CLUES: We worked together at the Cromwell Mint in South Kensington,
NAME: Lorna Mornington-Abrathat
MESSAGE: So sorry to hear about MARTY, a true gentleman, a very sad
loss for all who knew him. He will most definitely be remembered with affection.
NAME: John Sidebotham
MESSAGE: Thanks a million on behalf of am sure all the casino people
whom read your website Ian. I'am sure as usual they just forget to say
THANKS! keep up the great work and I didn't get the last cheque yet!.
OH ALSO I was gonna make some website with
casino pics from ships, but im not ready to die yet but am sure have
some NICE pics ;)
good thinking about making a website, you have to do it. I've sent you
a little something via NetPal for the kind words.
NAME: Jess Chavez
MESSAGE: My condolence to Marty's family. Marty was a real character
and a gem from a great time.
NAME: David Crowther
MESSAGE: Just returned From Holiday. Saw the Very Sad News of Martys
passing. What a great Guy, new him for several years (Sun City), He WAS
one of the Best. Cheers Mate. R.I.P.
NAME: Dudley Burke
MESSAGE: Dear Ian, I'd like to thank you for the relentless time &
effort that you commit to making Gamingfloor.com the No1 industry site.
Keep up the good work.
Dudley. Much appreciated - the cheques's in the post.
NAME: Koko Bhengu
MESSAGE: A true gentleman has passed. RIP Marty. It was a pleasure
NAME: John Sidebotham
PRESENTLY IN: manchester u.k
IS LOOKING FOR: Linda K Jones
CLUES: One of the best casino managers ever! trying hard to contact
her! clues: Australian, maybe back home in melbourne on a farm. help
please! would be nice to contact her.
NAME: Steve Bostock
MESSAGE: Just heard about Marty & remembering all the good times
- drunken games of pool in the staff pub etc. Great memories of a great
bloke. RIP Marty. Steve & Sue.
To all message board users
We've seen some sad events
over the past few months with several well known casino industry vet's
passing away. Life must go on though, and along with searching for old
casino buddies more upbeat messages are also welcome - engagements, marriages
& births etc...even promotions !
Also it would be nice
if just occasionally someone replied to my confirmation email and said
- Thank you !. We all need the occasional pat on the back, unfortunately
it's a long time since I had one. Ian
NAME: Andy McCluskey
MESSAGE: So sad to hear the news that Marty has passed. Had many a
laugh driving the cameras at Sun City, recording his humerous antics on
the gaming floor R.I.P.
NAME: Steve Tomkinson aka buddha
PRESENTLY IN: Florida
IS LOOKING FOR: old friends and animals
CLUES: have now stopped shaking, can now work a keyboard
NAME: Kerry Gordon
MESSAGE: I am looking for Anne Champion, Anne if you read this if can't
get hold of you on your cell. Clues Gauteng, Cape Town. (Found)
NAME: Tony Ranaldi
PRESENTLY IN: Cambodia
IS LOOKING FOR: Rolando Rueda (rolly)
CLUES: filipino dealer last seen working for royal caribbean
NAME: Steve Austin
MESSAGE: Marty! How many long past good memories does the name conjure
up ? A good guy.
I'm also looking for a volunteer with HTML skills
to gather together the messages for individuals who have passed away over
the years. I think that they should have their own section and the board's
archives go back to 2001 - circa 70 pages. If anyone's interested let me
NAME: Leon Penner
MESSAGE: Just heard about Marty. Another sad loss. Just to many of
late. It was an honour to have known him and he will be remembered by all
as one of the greatest characters and a true gent.
NAME: Andrea Dudbridge & Katie Head
MESSAGE: So sorry to hear the sad news of Marty. We have some wonderful
memories of you. R.I.P
NAME: Richard Chapman
MESSAGE: Marty was a pleasure to be with either in or out of work,
I had not seen him in many years, but the good memories are still there
as if they were only yesterday,
My condolences to all Marty’s family & friends Bye Marty RIP.
NAME: Nick Holt
MESSAGE: A gentle man and a skuller, who finally shuffled the mortal
Sincere commiserations and condolences to all Paul's family, and Marty's
VB? Amstel, no contest. So sad. Goodnight mate.
NAME: Shaun McCamley
MESSAGE: Marty Evans one of the true Sun City characters who made working
their in the 80's so much fun. R.I.P
NAME: Alex "Basher" Bisset
MESSAGE: Very sad to hear of Marty passing away, the memories are now
priceless. May your enduring spirit ever shine.
NAME: Graham Suttie
MESSAGE: You will never be forgotten. An honour to be you friend. R.I.P.
NAME: Steve Tanton
MESSAGE: To. Anca Tanton & Mark Wright.
Congratulations on the annoncement of your forthcoming marriage.
Much luck and happiness to you both.
NAME: Bryan & Julie Webster
MESSAGE: Just back from holiday and heard the
news about Marty. It was characters like Marty that made the experience
of working and living in Sun City so memorable. Have a drink with Rickman
up there! Great memories - another sad loss!
NAME: John Head Aka "Snow White"
MESSAGE: Sorry to hear of Marty's passing, will always remember the
great time at Sun City especially the "Pantomime Snow White and the Seven
Dwarfs" RIP Marty....
NAME: David Boyce
PRESENTLY IN: America
IS LOOKING FOR: Clive Maxwell.Yates
CLUES: I believe he is in England working as a document specialist..whatever
Might be in Holland
NAME: John Gracia
MESSAGE: It is great to see so many good wishes for Marty Evans. I
had the pleasure of working with Marty for the last few years in Perth
W.A. Marty will be laid to rest this Friday 10th August. Have a VB for
him, I know a lot of us will be!
HELLO FROM!: Helen Howell (Evans/Lewis.)
PRESENTLY IN: EH-UP MARTY, EH-UP, Only good memories.
NAME: Ihab Gamil
MESSAGE: Today is suppose to be Mike Collins birthday, we all still
First win of the season for Man Utd against the blues was for you.
NAME: Neels Meyer
MESSAGE: Marty, your laugh always brought a smile and a giggle to me,
I can still hear it clearly. Not the best singer, but you realy got a sing-along
going! Thanks for the memories..A true legend! R.I.P.
NAME: Lesley Thoumi ( Bluer )
MESSAGE: A truly great guy, gone but never forgotten. R.I.P. Lesley.
NAME: Sally Morton
MESSAGE: So sorry to hear about Marty, such fond and happy memories
of such a nice man that will never be forgotten. R.I.P x
NAME: Dave Scott
MESSAGE: You will be missed Marty - Rest In Peace.
NAME: Caron Smith
MESSAGE: R.I.P Marty what an outstanding guy, will always be remembered
with love caron xxx
NAME: Chris Cousins
MESSAGE: Very sorry to hear about Marty passing away. All around top
bloke and Welsh as well!!! Right comment about having a drink to his memory.
NAME: Maureen Scott
MESSAGE: I was at Sun City from day one untill 88. Have just logged
into this site and read the sad news about Marty. I am so very sorry for
most of us poineer staff as Miron called us. Marty was Sun City, a great
larger than life guy who none of us that knew him could ever forget
NAME: Kathryn Laramee (Keyter)
MESSAGE: Marty,one of the best Casino Managers I ever had, kind-hearted
and a true gentleman.You will always be remembered.
NAME: Dean Evans
A true legend.
NAME: Jackie Block
MESSAGE: You lived life to the full Marty... you were a legend at sun
city and most of all a great guy R.I.P you will never be forgotten xxxx-
MESSAGE: 'WILD ROVER' God bless Marty, will always remember the great
half time talks. A great man passed.
NAME: Vic Aslet
MESSAGE: Marty, what a man and what a legend. As many people have said
here "you will never be forgotten" you touched so many peoples lives sometimes
without even knowing it. God bless you MARTY and thanks for the memories.
NAME: Dennis Connaghan
MESSAGE: Never missed a game or a tour.Swazi to Cape, Aces all the
way. The pleasure was ours.R.I.P.Marty. Dennis and Jackie.
NAME: Clive Beadle
MESSAGE: Just heard the sad news about Marty, some very fond memories
of the 5 card stud poker games, staff pub and of course the Rebels aces
football matches. Another Sun City legend is gone but certainly not forgotten
NAME: Mandy Oattes
MESSAGE: Really sorry to hear that Marty had passed away, I hope he
went with his cap on! remember when he was leaving Sun City to go to Pigs
Peak, what a party!. I will remember him with great affection and I hope
knowing he was such a popular character will be of comfort to his family.
RIP Marty x
NAME: Mark and Colwyn Dovale
MESSAGE: So sorry about Marty Evans. Always last man standing in the
pub and first one in for dayshift, God forbid you were late for work and
used the pub as an excuse. Hamba Kahle.
NAME: Mike Visser
MESSAGE: Marty ~ Thanks for all the fun memories.
NAME: Dave McMillan
MESSAGE: Very sad to hear about Marty, a great guy and a great laugh,
will always remenber you as "the man" at Sun City in '85. God Bless
old mate, Dave Mac & Wilms
NAME: Dave and Julie Atkins
MESSAGE: RIP Marty - one of the finest.
You will be sorely missed, but never forgotten.
We will raise a glass or two in your honor - 'hey diddley dee, it's
a drinker's life for me!'
NAME: Kathy Carter (nee roberts)
PRESENTLY IN: Liverpool
IS LOOKING FOR: Anyone from atlantic assosiates1989-1992 or QE2 1994-1996
CLUES: LEARY SCOUSER
NAME: Jackie Fell
MESSAGE: really sad to hear about Marty...yet another from those Sun
City days gone...we will never forget you...you lived life to the max...
may you be at peace.
NAME: Stewart Giles
MESSAGE: What a great bloke Marty was. Always game for a laugh and
always positive. Hope there is a football team in heaven for him to manage
and an open bar!
NAME: Stephen Thornton
MESSAGE: Sorry to here the news about Marty; you may be gone Marty,
but as long as we have our memories you will never be forgotten. God Bless.
Steve & Michelle.
NAME: Hugo Mersey
PRESENTLY IN: the bedroom
IS LOOKING FOR: the Rizlas
CLUES: Rev.Green, in the library with the lead piping.
NAME: Nigel Block
MESSAGE: Terrible news, a very sad loss. A better friend one couldn't
have wished for. Numerous happy memories of times spent together. Cheers
NAME: Scott "the dog" Campbell Cowan
MESSAGE: Lets all not be sad about Martys passing, that is the last
thing Marty would want. Let us celebrate what a great bloke he was. Lets
raise a glass to Marty, and remember him at the bar in Sun City, lost on
the golf course and the staff pub of course. You will be missed, rest in