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Dolores Cochenour Carlson (#46778543)
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Bio Photo I've been interested in genealogy for many years. After I retired in 1985, my husband and I made many trips to Virginia and Pennsylvania searching for information on our families. Now I can sit at my computer and find most of the same information; although walking through cemeteries where ancestors are buried and going through old courthouse records was worth the trips. Now that I'm 83 and can't walk as well as I used to, I'm grateful for the computer.

My husband died in 2008 and is buried in Sunset Memorial Park in South Charleston, WV. I have been looking up obituaries on those buried in Sunset and adding their names, if they are not already listed. If I have listed anyone you are related to or want to manage, just let me know and I'll transfer the names. Just click on the Edit button.

If you see any errors I've made (fact or typos), please let me know, I will appreciate it.

DEAR ANCESTOR,
Your tombstone stands among the rest;
Neglected and alone.
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.
It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.
Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.
Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.
I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you.

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Jackie
Memorial# 10458028
re: America Harshbarger Rumbaugh.
Her mother is Ellen Reader, not Helen.
SHe has a brother, Charles, whose daughter married into the Morris family.
America's son, James also married into the Morris family via the Cobbs.

Just thought you might like some addiotnal info.

JHM
Added by Jackie on Apr 11, 2014 2:38 PM
Bud
Zelpha M. Brooks
Done.
If she is family or friend and you would like to maintain her memorial I will be happy to transfer her to your care.
Happy Researching, Bud
Added by Bud on Apr 04, 2014 3:06 PM
Sharon Rogers O'Neill
Arkie and John Shea
Wow, that was fast! Thank you so much for transferring management of these two memorials. I will do some linking and a couple of edits. My brother-in-law will be very pleased. I appreciate this so much.
Added by Sharon Rogers O'Neill on Mar 26, 2014 12:49 PM
James Osborne
Howard G Cochenour
Hi Dolores, Thanks so much for putting all the information on Howard on here. My dad was in Howard's company (Company A, 7th Infantry) and I'm trying to document all the men in the company that were in it during the time my dad was (May 44 - Sep 45). There are 785 men who filtered through the company in those 16 months. If you have any information on Howard's military service you'd be willing to share, I would very much like to hear it. Howard, you and your family have my deep appreciation and respect.

Best Regards,

James Osborne
Added by James Osborne on Mar 19, 2014 3:10 PM
Lula Willard Keefer
Joseph Brisbane Walker Reveal
Thank you for taking the time to up date the memorial of Joseph Brisbane Walker Reveal, Find A Grave Memorial# 85994238.

The first name of Joseph can be verified on the delayed birth certificate of his daughter, Lillian Ufa Reveal Trevillian.

Regards,
Lula
Added by Lula Willard Keefer on Mar 19, 2014 12:05 AM
Patricia Cosner
Sylvester C. Kuhn
Thank you for this obituary notice on Sylvester C. Kuhn. He was my great, great grandfather. I have always thought that his father, Adam Kuhn, was born in Germany....according to this information, He may have been. Do you have any other information regarding his father Adam Kuhn...born around 1798?

Again...many thanks for this obituary on Sylvester C. Kuhn. Patricia Cosner, WV
Added by Patricia Cosner on Mar 12, 2014 1:47 PM
Mary S
RE: Ella McGucken Mitchell
Sorry, my mistake #119656264.
Added by Mary S on Feb 09, 2014 8:14 AM
Amy Wendell Gibson
Clarence Wendell
Delores, you are just awesome! Thank you!!!!!

~Amy
Added by Amy Wendell Gibson on Jan 31, 2014 10:27 AM
Amy Wendell Gibson
Lottie Wendell
Thank you for the obituary! That is amazing that you stumbled across it.

Have a great day,
Amy
Added by Amy Wendell Gibson on Jan 31, 2014 7:57 AM
Esther Eustaquio
susie virginia wilson davis
You had left a flower on Susie and her husbands Aldis Lewis Davis memorial. Are you related to them? Susie would be my Grand Aunt. Thanks esther
Added by Esther Eustaquio on Jan 30, 2014 10:02 AM
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