His sudden departure for health reasons is a very timely reminder of what is important.
Wall street has decided it is about $8 on day one. On the lives of their customers, it is much more, on the lives of the employees, probably more-so.
With all he has achieved and all it means that a micromanager is now incapacitated, it is worth noting that a guy running a company is very sick. In months to come it may be appropriate to talk about Apple without Steve Jobs, however I see no hurry for that discussion.