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Bob Ottinger (#47263661)
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Recently I have started tracing my family tree, and in searching for the burial locations for my ancestors my family and I have found a fun and enjoyable hobby. My nine year old daughter views it as a treasure hunt. She even wants her own camera so she can take pictures by herself instead of using/sharing mine. Now as we go through towns she asks if there are any cemeteries that we need to stop at.

My favorite "treasure" that we have found was by accident. While searching through a rather large cemetery for a distant relative we found my grandfather. He had been killed in a car accident two weeks before my mother was born. I never knew when, how or where he died until I started tracing my family, and no-one was left who could remember where he was buried. At first when I saw the headstone I thought it was my uncle, as he was a junior, but I just kept looking at the date and knew that it wasn't right. Finally it dawned on me who he was.

I hope everyone out there is having just as much fun as we are. Good luck in your treasure hunting.
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Valice Raffi
Walter F Bruemmer
Thanks for posting his obituary!
Added by Valice Raffi on Apr 09, 2014 9:48 AM
louie johnson
please transfer
Hello, Bob ...
Thanks very much for creating the memorial for my father, Frank Johnson. I was about to drive to the cemetery to photograph his grave marker, but searched on findagrave and found it had already been posted. A few weeks ago I added his birthplace, and just now uploaded a photo of him.
Would you please transfer maintenance of this memorial to me. The number is 119566421.
Thanks again ...
Best Regards ...
Louie Johnson

louie johnson (#47890477)
member for 1 year, 7 months, 28 days
Added by louie johnson on Mar 23, 2014 8:38 AM
Aunt-Tea
transfer of Franklin's memorial
Thank you Bob for transferring this uncle to me.
Sheri
Added by Aunt-Tea on Mar 21, 2014 12:18 PM
Bob McLellan
Garland
Thank you very much for the Garland transfers and allowing me to link them all together.
Added by Bob McLellan on Mar 10, 2014 11:25 AM
Robin McIntosh
Speed Family
Thank you for the updates on my family..
Added by Robin McIntosh on Mar 09, 2014 9:36 AM
Bob McLellan
Transfers
Thank you so much for the Decesere transfers and allowing me to add their information and link them with family---much appreciated.
Added by Bob McLellan on Feb 25, 2014 10:58 AM
Patti Manson C.
found another
Izetta B. Lynn Memorial# 119552365 was the mother of Manette Fifield Lynn who married m. Earl Kenneth Wentworth
Added by Patti Manson C. on Jan 31, 2014 11:33 PM
Patti Manson C.
RE: Transfer my Family Members
thank you
Added by Patti Manson C. on Jan 31, 2014 10:40 PM
Pishaw
Hoff transfers
Thank you Bob for transferring Tom, Odell and Math Hoff to me. I appreciate your quick response. I am so glad that people such as you take time to create these sights so that the rest of us might enjoy them! Your work is truly appreciated! K. Pishaw
Added by Pishaw on Jan 31, 2014 11:32 AM
Patti Manson C.
Transfer my Family Members
Would you please Transfer Memorial# 119552442 Kenneth Wentworth & Memorial# 119552413 Ivy Wentworth their my Grand Parents Memorial# 119552436 Katharine Wentworth Step-grand mother

And Memorial# 119552365 Earl Wentworth & Memorial# 119552449 My Great Grand Parents

Added by Patti Manson C. on Jan 29, 2014 6:24 PM
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