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Lori Fredona (Tucson) (#47007805)
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Bio Photo I live in Tucson, AZ and am willing to travel to any cemetery in this area, as well as Phoenix, Benson, Bisbee, etc. Let me know where your interest is, and I can decide, based on gas prices! If I can go or not!
I'm a nurse, my father Loren Riggs (Ypsilanti, MI) died when I was very young, and I began genealogy as a way to "find family".
I am married with 4 children, and 4 grandchildren.
If you are a family member of someone I have posted, I am happy to transfer to you. (Unless they are also mine). My trees include Riggs, Mackinder,Cantrell,Coykendall,Force,Fredona, Thiele and Barbino
I can't do the "heat" in Arizona very well, but will try my best to fulfil requests, even in the summer.

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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Barb in Michigan
RE: Dunham Riggs & wife
I just uploaded pics of Dunham Riggs and his wife, Julia to their respective FINDAGRAVE page. Enjoy!
Added by Barb in Michigan on Aug 19, 2014 7:43 PM
Barb in Michigan
Dunham Riggs & wife
I've rescued a couple of pics of Dunham Riggs and his wife and am trying to find a family member that would like to have them. Can you help?

thanks,
Barb
Added by Barb in Michigan on Aug 17, 2014 9:44 PM
Joe Schallan
Your Yahoo mail has been hacked
Hi Lori-- I just received a scam message under your Yahoo email account name. Looks like someone has hijacked your Yahoo address book. The person sending the message who claims to be you says she is stranded overseas and needs money. All your contacts will probably get this message. Thought you'd want to know.
Added by Joe Schallan on Jun 26, 2014 10:19 AM
Robert Blackburn
Floyd & Leona Benton (Evergreen Memorial Park)
Hi Lori, thanks for creating memorials for my grand uncle Floyd Benton and his wife Leona. They were from Michigan also and moved West while I was still young. They had no children so sadly they missed the joy you and I find in our grandchildren. I added a couple of photos of Floyd and will search for one of Leona. Kind regards....

Robert L Blackburn
Added by Robert Blackburn on Feb 12, 2014 8:07 PM
J O Pierce
Re: Sarah Bradford # 29804386
Hi Lori,
I see you have created a memorial for my great grandmother Sarah Bradford #29804386 and great aunt Narcissa Hartman # 29804397. Would it be possible to have you transfer me the sites as I have more information to add to their sites and links to family.

I really appreciate your creating and taking the photo of their gravestone. Thanks so much for your endeavors and time.
Sincerely,
Jennifer
#46920541
Added by J O Pierce on Sep 05, 2013 8:51 PM
Leslie Rebentisch Holland
RE: Frances Riggs-Roderick
Sorry, we were out of town for a couple of days.

The transfer is done...enjoy. Leslie
Added by Leslie Rebentisch Holland on Aug 11, 2013 6:04 PM
Leslie Rebentisch Holland
RE: Frances Riggs-Roderick
No, I didn't know your aunt. If you would like me to transfer her memorial to you I would be happy to do that...let me know. Leslie
Added by Leslie Rebentisch Holland on Aug 06, 2013 7:59 AM
Helen
Request
Hi Lori, I see that you photographed the headstone for Myrtle Jones Stevens in Ingham,Michigan. Do you mind linking her with her parents here at Find.a.Grave: Minerva Druck Jones #66661328 and Jonathan J. Jones #81056258? I have been working on this family tree as my Great-Grandmother, Elizabeth Isabel Crawford married Myrtle's brother, Dallis. Are you also a descendant of this family? Thanks, Helen of Tennessee
Added by Helen on Aug 04, 2013 10:41 PM
lemurian
Transfer
Lori...
I found my aunt and her husband in your cemetery listings. Are they part of your family? If so, guess we are related. If not, would you be willing to transfer them to me?

The records are: South Lawn Cemetery, Tucson
Lena Hill #32814942
Louis D. Hill, Sr #32814905

My name is Pat Hembling and member # 48107992.

I'm new at this and not sure how it all works...
thanks...Pat
Added by lemurian on Apr 28, 2013 11:30 PM
ShaneO
RE: San Xavier
Yeah I have removed the photo request....
Added by ShaneO on Feb 23, 2013 11:13 AM
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