fred phelps dies

After the death of their founder Fred Phelps, members of the Westboro Baptist Church posted a piece on their blog titled
I grieve for Fred Phelps. The man spent a great portion of his time on earth using his gifts in such a hurtful, and ultimately silly way. But I won't picket his funeral. I won't dance on his grave. I will try not to emulate him in any way.
The founder of one of the most hated churches in America died Wednesday.
"I can tell you that Fred Phelps is having some health problems," WBC spokesman Steve Drain told the Lawrence Journal-World