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Miracle Mile Tim (#46835124)
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Bio Photo Since Las Vegas is a relatively young city, most of the cemeteries in the valley are less than 50 years old. I am currently concentrating my efforts on Palm Valley View Memorial Park, a large, beautiful cemetery that straddles the border of Las Vegas and Henderson.

I believe that the history of any community is comprised of the stories of each and every one of its inhabitants. It is immaterial whether the person was the city's mayor or a dishwasher; every piece of this human mosaic is an integral part of the historical perspective. I am committed to preserving this history by creating entries that include a bio along with the photo of the person's headstone or marker. I hope that my efforts will eventually become a valuable resource for those who are exploring the history of the Las Vegas Valley, as well as for those who are researching their personal family histories.

When creating a memorial entry, I usually start with a photo of the headstone. I then attempt to find obituaries or news stories related to the person's life. The online archives of the local paper only go back to 1991, however, so often I come up empty-handed. Whatever info I can find goes into creating the memorial entry. (Note: I have obtained permission from both of my local newspapers to use published obituaries as long as I attribute the source).

I consider my entries to be "works in progress" and welcome any suggestions that you might have that will enhance an entry. However, I appreciate your patience while waiting for me to respond. Due to the high volume of entries that I have created to date, I receive several letters a day suggesting changes or requesting management transfers. I respond as promptly as I am able. After 30 days, if you haven't received a response from me please contact me again - it's possible that your request fell through the cracks somehow.
I work in a cyclical business (the convention industry) and there are times when I am required to work as much as 60 hours a week. I catch up on the SACs I receive once things return to normal at work.

Please hesitate before trying to cultivate a critical or malicious environment here because of a perceived slight. No slight is ever intended.

I do not adhere strictly to Find-A-Grave's transfer criteria. Any reasonable request will be considered. However, please determine whether you really need to manage an entry before you make a transfer request. For example, one does not need to manage every entry of a particular surname; the virtual cemetery feature allows one to keep track of these sorts of entries.

I will not respond to transfer requests posted on this page. Please follow the proper transfer request procedures so that I receive an email containing links to the memorials you would like to manage.

If you are requesting that I add additional information, please reference the source from which the info was obtained(Veterans Administration records, obituaries, Social Security Death Index, census records, family records, etc.). I strive to make my entries as accurate and inclusive as possible. If I add suggested info into an entry that I manage, I will reference the source. Please do not ask me to add info that is not verifiable. Example: a contributor recently asked me to link two people as married simply because they were interred in the same crypt. Research revealed that they were actually mother and son, not husband and wife.

Please do not submit bios or obituaries that sensationalize the tragic circumstances of a person's passing. I do not believe these lurid and violent details belong on this web site.

I decline to give permission to use my photos for resale, for profit, or to upload to a different web site.

Copyright Notice: I am the creator, and therefore copyright owner, of every cemetery and headstone photograph that I have posted on this site. As such, permission to use these photographs for any purpose, whether commercial or otherwise, must be granted by me in writing prior to the image's use. I have posted these images strictly for the viewing enjoyment of others, for educational purposes, and to assist in genealogical research.
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Mary K. Ward
RE: Yale Allen Cohen # 18037126
Many thanks, Tim! I love the stories! Here is more:
http://lasvegassun.com/news/2000/jul/31/gaming-figure-cohen-dies-at-age-88/ Maybe you can add a few more tid -bits to his memorial. Thanks again!!
Added by Mary K. Ward on May 06, 2015 7:42 PM
sherri schaefer bagby
Mingus
Thank you for creating and processing updates for Mingus family memorials !



sherri
Added by sherri schaefer bagby on May 06, 2015 9:35 AM
The Lady in Black
Loretta Mae and Daniel Maxie Gaber
Hi Tim:

The birth dates for the two of them were obtained from the SSDI and cemetery records. Just wanted to let you know.

Have a great day,
TLIB
Added by The Lady in Black on May 04, 2015 11:27 PM
SHERI MARTIN
Finding the grave stone of Dorothy Marie Domeier Kozar
Hello , First let me start out by saying thanks for taking the picture of my Aunt Dottie's (Dorothy Marie Domeier Kozar) grave I never would have found it otherwise...I'm planning a visit to Las Vegas (Palm Memorial Park (Green Valley) and would like to go visit her grave but I would have no idea where it is located once I arrive at the cemetery, Is there a way to help me figure out a way to find it so I'm not walking around the cemetery for hours?? Thanks in Advance..
Added by SHERI MARTIN on May 01, 2015 12:22 AM
Larry Hagemann
Blossom Dearie
On the anniversary of her birth today, I must compliment you on the wonderful narrative you wrote for her. When I last saw her in Chicago, at a well-known restaurant, it was announced that nothing would be served during her performance; no drinks, food, etc. The kitchen would be closed and the AC would be turned off. There was total silence in the room of hundreds while she performed her magic. It was most memorable. Thank you for remembering her with such a nice tribute.
Added by Larry Hagemann on Apr 28, 2015 6:37 AM
Mary Arvidson
St Adalbert Cemetery-Jazwinski gravesites
Hi Tim..I filled your request for Joseph Jazwinski. His wife, Josephine C (Mar 18, 1918-Jan 17, 1975) is buried next to him and I did take a picture of her headstone. If you create a memorial page for her let me know and I'll post the picture...Mary
Added by Mary Arvidson on Apr 22, 2015 11:05 PM
Nancy E.
Barletta
Correction complete. Thank you.
Added by Nancy E. on Apr 07, 2015 10:41 AM
Vikki Prudden
RE: Correction Suggestion
Thank you for your response, RE: John Russell Cottam. I do use the Edit button for all correction suggestions on any memorial. I currently have three pending corrections for this memorial, birth, relationship, and plot corrections. I apologize if these do not come to you. I assumed that they did. It has been a couple of weeks since they were submitted, so I'm not sure who to contact.

Thank you again.

Vikki Prudden
Added by Vikki Prudden on Apr 06, 2015 10:24 AM
DEB
RE: Beverly McInroe
Wow your a jerk, keep the pg, its not like you get PD for it, and you used my relatives photo without permission. I'll have a family member go by take a better picture
Added by DEB on Apr 05, 2015 10:32 PM
Sheryl Vanlandingham
William Acie Pipkins Jr
I am Bill jr's sister and writing to request the maintenance of his memorial #80090054
Added by Sheryl Vanlandingham on Mar 03, 2015 7:35 AM
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