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Steve Jobs' Family

He Died 'Peacefully'

10/5/2011 5:05 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Setve Jobs died peacefully
Steve Jobs "died peacefully today surrounded by his family" .... the Apple mogul's family said in a statement.

The family said, "In his public life, Steve was known as a visionary; in his private life, he cherished his  family."

"We are thankful to the many people who have shared their wishes and prayers during the last year of Steve’s illness; a website will be provided for those who wish to offer tributes and memories."

The statement concludes, "We are grateful for the support and kindness of those who share our feelings for Steve. We know many of you will mourn with us, and we ask that you respect our privacy  during our time of grief."



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The iPhone 4s killed him

1116 days ago

Voice O Reason    

Ironic, this happens one day after the iphone died.

1116 days ago


I wonder if TMZ will post a reaction from his brother Hand? (What too soon?)

1116 days ago

en Todo Momento!!    

thank god. now his family can finally cash in on his money. greedy bastard kept it all to himself his whole life. apple? trillion dollar company. lambo time.

1116 days ago


From now theend begins website August 27, 2011:

Does Steve Jobs Have An App For What Comes After This Life?

Steve Jobs is preparing for what comes next

“And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast much goods laid up for many years; take thine ease, eat, drink, [and] be merry. But God said unto him, [Thou] fool, this night thy soul shall be required of thee: then whose shall those things be, which thou hast provided?” Luke 12:19,20

Steve Jobs is a hard-working man, that’s certainly a fact. For the last 30 years, having almost single-handedly created the personal computer revolution, has captured the imagination of the entire world with the iPod, iPhone, and now the iPad. Along the way he has enriched himself with nearly $9 billion dollars in personal wealth. But Steve Jobs, a Buddhist, has a problem. He is dying.

One day soon, Steve Jobs will look his last on the things of this life, and he will close his eyes in death. His eternal soul will leave the shell of his human body, and he will stand before the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, to give an account for his life. When he is asked what he did with his life, none of his earthly accomplishments will be asked about. The fortune and acclaim he has amassed here on earth will mean nothing. He will look to Buddha for guidance on what to say, but Buddha will be no where to be found. He alone will stand before God. God will only be interested in the answer to one, single questions – “what did YOU do with My Son?”

What will Mr. Jobs answer back?

Unless something changes soon, he will have to answer God that he rejected His Son and His free gift of salvation. He will have to say that he put his trust in Buddha, in his hard work, in his accomplishments. He will be forced to acknowledge that he rejected Jesus Christ in favor of worldly gain. He will have no one to pay for his sins but himself. The price of that payment is an eternity spent in a literal, burning, fiery Hell created for the Devil and his angels.

But Steve Jobs is not dead yet, and he still has time to change the course he is on, and to accept and receive Jesus Christ as his Saviour. Won’t you pray that he will realize that, instead of being rich, that he really is poor and naked and blind, and in desperate need of the Promised One of Israel?

You Can Be Saved–Right Now. “That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation” Romans 10: 9-10

From Me: I hope he at least considered this truth as Solomon did?

1116 days ago


But WHEN did Steve Jobs die??

Did Apple's board or directors delay the announcement?

Was he gone before yesterday's iPhone 4S introduction?

Big questions we should have answered.


1116 days ago


Rest In Peace Steve.

1116 days ago


APPLE lost it's CORE


1116 days ago


R.I.P. May God Be with your family!

1116 days ago

Raul Duke    

This man was a genius and worth billions yet he would have traded it all to any of us for our good health. Be thankful if you have that. You may be broke and struggling but you are richer than
Him. He was a good man.

1116 days ago

Rick McGlone    

May you rest in peace Steve,you've changed the world for the better and now you are in a better place...God Bless..

1116 days ago


RIP, you will be missed, but your vision has left an indelible mark on technology. Thoughts and prayers.

1116 days ago


My deepest sympathy to the Jobs family. I don't think that ANYONE who is an Apple addict will EVER forget him. He was one of a kind. I hope that the person "filling" his shoes will be half as good as Steve was. Steve is now pain free and in a better place for sure. Just remember all the good times to help ease the pain.

1116 days ago


RIP dude...

1116 days ago

the real diva    


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