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Rich Vance (#47818065)
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gracedv
Aunt Fran
Hi Rich, Thanks for taking the time to send an edit for Aunt Fran's memorial. I like to err on the side of being more inclusive and should probably add Pawlowski, too. Take care, Grace

Added by gracedv on Jun 27, 2016 7:48 PM

Nancy Kiel-Gravning
Boyd Kiel
Thank you for visiting my Dad's memorial.
I really appreciate it!

Kind regards,
Nancy

Added by Nancy Kiel-Gravning on Jun 22, 2016 2:37 PM

Robin Slater Boyd
Hi Rich
11074393 a POW for 13 months! Thought you'd like to check it out. I added the info as a pic because I was afraid they wouldn't add bio. His bio was so interesting I didn't want it overlooked. Hope all is well with you :)

Robin

Added by Robin Slater Boyd on Jun 19, 2016 9:01 PM

kellybean
RE: William Cunningham/Evelyn Clark
Aha. That happens. Please re-send the links. I appreciate it.

Added by kellybean on Jun 16, 2016 1:51 PM

kellybean
William Cunningham/Evelyn Clark
I approved your edits and then remembered that yours were the duplicates...so I've reconnected them with the originals even though yours are the correct location of burials. Have you asked that Find a Grave combine the two memorials? That would be the correct way to have it done. (That would be to edit@findagrave.com.) Thanks, Rich -- I truly appreciate all you do. Take care.

Added by kellybean on Jun 16, 2016 6:45 AM

MissingHim
RE: Claude Irons parents
Lol, totally understand!

Added by MissingHim on Jun 14, 2016 7:14 PM

Babe
Josephine Pinder Price
Thank you for the correct burial site, it has been corrected. Have a blessed day.

Added by Babe on Jun 12, 2016 7:03 AM

B. Felix
RE: Photos on wrong memorial
Photos are moved,thanks for catching that.
Bruce

Added by B. Felix on Jun 09, 2016 6:27 AM

Maggie Mac
Bob McCormick
Thank you for taking the time to visit my step father on his angel day. It is much appreciated.

Added by Maggie Mac on Jun 09, 2016 5:21 AM

James Bretzke
RE: MacNeill transfers
I generally think that anyone who has the interest and knowledge to make edits probably is more closely connected than I to the person, so I'm glad to hand them off to you.
Jim

Added by James Bretzke on Jun 02, 2016 2:48 PM

Mary Denzinger
RE: Charley Mitchell
Hi Rich,
You are very welcome for the photo. Of I can be of further help please let me know.

Mary Denzinger

Added by Mary Denzinger on May 31, 2016 1:11 AM

Caring Graver
Duplicate
Deleted duplicate. Doing this on cell is such a pain. Much appreciation

Added by Caring Graver on May 30, 2016 8:57 PM

glenda (contributor #47305349)
American Field Service
A photo of my f-I-l's stone has been posted. It lists American Field Service. Thought you might like to see it. John Pealer Troxell #160622026.

Added by glenda (contributor #4730... on May 29, 2016 10:48 AM

Michael Cannon
RE: John Lally in Saint Catherine's
That it has, it was a hot one today. If you make a memorial for his wife, I can add a photo for her as well.

Mike

Added by Michael Cannon on May 27, 2016 2:03 PM

Caring Graver
FYI
I appreciate all your help. It's nice to have someone help to point out things.

Thanks so much for that information. When I started I copied what other grave markers posted. Now I know better.
I'm currently in California. I'll have to make corrections when I return. I don't have wifi and using up data on 3G

I've taken photos of 2 cemeteries out here.. The one I am at now has 2 cemeteries side by side. I'm working the oldest section first. There's a lot to be done and not enough time! It is like Oakwood cemetery spread apart.

Again, thanks

Added by Caring Graver on May 23, 2016 9:37 PM

Jamie Baker
RE: Re: Richard Mitchell duplicate memorial
I have sent the email asking Find A Grave to merge the two memorial as you requested.

Jamie

Added by Jamie Baker on May 21, 2016 12:46 PM

Mary Denzinger
Nathaniel Attig
Hi Rich. I have posted my photo to Nathaniel's original memorial page as per your request. I also deleted my page. I'm sorry for the duplication. Must have been my "low coffee light" kind of moment! If I can be of further assistance please let me know.
Mary Denzinger

Added by Mary Denzinger on May 18, 2016 7:00 PM

Marji Alexa
RE: Stanley Mraczek, St. Gregory, North East
Thanks for your reply, Rich. I have just added Stanley's WWII Air Corps graduation picture to the site. My heavens, but they were all so young! My eyes are tearing up, they really were the Greatest Generation.

Stanley and Helen lived on Dougan Road, north of Station Road, in a kind of ramshakle trailer, and had 3 kids, Dianne, Jerry and Tommy. He worked later in his life at GE, as a welder, I think, but not sure. He was older when he married, probably 40's. Believe me, if you had known him, you would know it, he was NOT an ordinary man. He was interested in absolutely everything, was fall down laughing funny, incredibly intelligent, and pretty much a bit crazy. We have a few of those in our family, including me, LOL. His kitchen table was always full of car parts and other things he was fixing. He smoked Camel unfiltered cigaretts, and I remember him showing me how to connect the dots on the camel to make an outline of a pinup girl, probably something he learned during the war. He was a pip, all right, and always enjoyable company. I wish I had other photos, but I lost a lot of things in a flood in my basement in 2000.

I really don't need to "manage" anything, you can see how long it's been since I turned the computer on. I see a nice lady has put a photo of the tombstone. I'm going to try to get there this summer. If you come to North East, I live in Wattsburg, perhaps you'd like to get together and look at all the old WWII photos I have. Thanks so much again for making this entry for Stash. Big hugs to you, Marji

Added by Marji Alexa on May 17, 2016 7:05 PM

sagesteps
RE: Your cousin Becky
Thanks Rich - It was made even more traumatic because the day before the night she died from S.I.D.S. we had been to their house so they could show off their beautiful baby daughter. GHS

Added by sagesteps on May 15, 2016 4:51 AM

David Mosier Miller
Re: Katherine Batzell Moser
Rich,
Thanks for the tip on Katherine's last name.

David (in Akron, OH)

Added by David Mosier Miller on May 12, 2016 8:19 AM

kellybean
RE: Flowers
It's totally my pleasure ~ no thanks required! Take care.

Added by kellybean on May 11, 2016 6:30 AM

Caring Graver
FYI
Thank you for that information. Not knowing what questions to look for gets frustrating in the moment. Always learning something new, and its nice to have someone help you along the way.


Baby steps here. Still have a lot to learn.

Added by Caring Graver on May 09, 2016 6:39 PM

Caring Graver
RE: Oakwood Cemetery
If you make requests I know who to look
For. It would be a great help.
Ive posted several already.

You mentioned that you work off
the military records.
I go by what I can read.

I'm working the following cemeteries:
Oakwood
Unity ...took pics of about 7/8ths of the cemetery
Mercer Citizens .. Recorded about 400 and not done

Just to give you an idea of the areas I'm focusing on
Hope this helps you

Added by Caring Graver on May 08, 2016 7:13 PM

Ginger & Steve Bollinger
RE: Elizabeth Gilborn photo
I did not see any indication of inscription, or specific headstone, for Henry. We do check each surface of a larger monument for additional inscriptions as we've seen how much may be put onto a larger stone. Unfortunately, inscriptions on certain faces of a stone are much more susceptible to weathering than on other faces due to prevailing winds, and a lot of other factors.

Added by Ginger & Steve Bollinger on May 08, 2016 1:47 PM

JCPFinder
James Morrow
Thanks, Rich. I was elated to finally locate the stone, having searched for it a couple of times. We finally had a clear sky and the light helped. Please let me know if I can ever help you with your research from my northwestern Pennsylvania vantage point.
JCP

Added by JCPFinder on May 06, 2016 9:34 PM

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