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Louis M. (#46599444)
 member for 11 years, 7 months, 15 days
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Bio Photo Taphophilia (a passion and enjoyment of cemeteries) has been my main hobby since the late 1970's when I was a junior in high school. I discovered that cemeteries in and around Los Angeles were the best places to hide from truant officers. It was in these adopted sanctuaries that I began to appreciate my surroundings: the grounds, the headstones, the architecture, the artwork and most importantly, the residents.

In October of 2010, I founded The Traveling Taphophiles, a group that sets out once a month to visit cemeteries. Our travels have taken us as far as New Orleans. I'm fortunate to have met others that share my hobby and to have forged some great friendships along the way.

Once photos have been posted, feel free to use them as you wish - photo credit isn't necessary.

Happy Graving ~

Louis DuMort


I miss Chris with all my heart.
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Messages left for Louis M. (2319)[Leave Message]
Nancy Burr
Dorothy Cannon
Thank you so much for taking the time to get a photo of her grave site.
Added by Nancy Burr on Jul 29, 2015 7:10 AM
Famlygeni
63302434
Thank you for your help in completing Rich's memorial. I really love when you pick up my request.
You always do a great job, and I really appreciate all you do here on Find A Grave.

Thank you again, so very much,

Diane
Added by Famlygeni on Jul 28, 2015 10:31 PM
Heidi B
RE: Bobbi Kristina Brown
AHA! I hadnt heard that. Thanks for your reply x
Added by Heidi B on Jul 28, 2015 2:56 AM
Heidi B
Bobbi Kristina Brown
I know BK will probably be buried next to her Mom, but has it been officially announced yet, if that is where she will rest? Perhaps Bobby has another venue in mind?
Added by Heidi B on Jul 27, 2015 4:43 PM
Nia Imani-Diarra
You have done it again!!
Once more you have created a beautiful, well written memorial to a fallen angel, Bobbi Kristina, As Tina Turner sang, "You Are Simply The Best!"
Added by Nia Imani-Diarra on Jul 27, 2015 11:15 AM
George Seitz
Chocolate George and the Summer of Love
Hey Louis!

There is no photo of his marker, but I thought you might like this I surfed across.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=68144964

George
Added by George Seitz on Jul 26, 2015 10:46 AM
JackDRatt
RE: One Incredible Hopper
Good afternoon, Louis. Should you get the time, would you mind emailing me at jackdratt73@gmail.com? I have a rather special favour for which I am truly in your incredible need, please.
As always, my undying and most sincere gratitude is already with you.
Jack, the Hoosier Grave Hopper
Added by JackDRatt on Jul 16, 2015 12:11 PM
Florida Boy 64
Ken Stabler
Thank you for posting up Ken Stabler. He was not only a great player but a great person. I meet him in Oakland he was fantastic. His Dad Leroy 38333975 should be connected to his family link. Just to let you know
Added by Florida Boy 64 on Jul 13, 2015 1:43 PM
Kristy Norman
James and Carrie Clapham
Thank you for taking pictures of their headstones.

Kristy
Added by Kristy Norman on Jul 12, 2015 7:15 PM
John Thompson
Headstone
Louis,
Thank you so much for finding and taking the photo of Lucille Thompson Headstone, I was hoping she was buried at that Cemetery.

John Thompson
Osage City, Ks
Added by John Thompson on Jul 07, 2015 2:14 PM
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