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essay (#47288952)
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I am delighted to have found Find A Grave, and happy to contribute by adding memorials and photos.

Currently, I am "mowing the rows" in NE Ohio, including Medina, Wayne, Summit,Stark & Carroll counties. I never know just where my wanderings will take me, but I am usually looking for a cemetery.

Pittsburgh, PA, specifically the Homewood area is of particular interest. I am currently preparing to index a collection of ledgers from the Fisher & Owen Funeral Home that was located there from about 1912 through the early 50's.

So much information in these old volumes! It is exciting and at the same time, a bit overwhelming. If you have ancestors from that area, I don't mind doing lookups, and will soon have an eBay listing offering that service, or you can email direct through FaG.

Please know I am happy to make corrections, add information, and to transfer within the FaG guidelines, which can be found by following the "Help with Find A Grave" link.

Please make all requests/suggestions through the EDIT tab at the top-right of each memorial.

Cheers!

~essay




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David Thomas
Fag#72000975 and 72000955
Could you plz transfer Gene T. Stickler and Bessie J. Stickler to my account # are 72000975 and 72000955 they are pert of my family tree. Thank you also for posting them and the headstone pics.
Added by David Thomas on Jun 30, 2016 9:43 PM
Watchman In the Night
Transfer Memorial Management
Would you please consider transferring management of Alice B. Bendel's (84096672) page to me. I am her grandson and this request is within the guidelines for transfer.

Thank you.
Added by Watchman In the Night on Jun 09, 2016 9:10 PM
Jeanne
Edward E. Phillips #67925493
This person was never married to Edward Phillips.
Please make correction. Thank you Jeanne
Added by Jeanne on Jun 02, 2016 3:16 PM
Steve
Please transfer Memorial# 58122547
Please transfer Memorial# 58122547 to me. Frank Moran is my Great-Grandfather, and falls within the 4 generation rule of Find A Grave. Thank you
Added by Steve on Apr 13, 2016 11:54 PM
Steve
Please transfer memorial 58122530
Please transfer memorial 58122530 to me, Pearl Moran is my Great-grandmother, and she falls within the 4 generation rule of Find A Grave. Thank you
Added by Steve on Apr 13, 2016 11:51 PM
Utah Quilter in D.U.P.
Could you please delete this duplicate memorial, after the picture is moved to the older one, Thanks
Could you please delete this duplicate memorial, after the picture is moved to the older one. Thank you.
Donna Rae "Cookie" Parker Jensen Pekkanen
Added by Utah Quilter in D.U.P. on Dec 26, 2015 7:22 PM
Janice Dyer Doran
Requested connection
Hi Essay, I put in a request on the "edit" for Marius Dickerson #83995253 to be connected to his parents John C. Dickerson #135572385 and his mother Ida Dickerson #135572386 several weeks ago and have not seen the connection yet. Would you, please, connect them.
Blessings and thank you
Janice Dyer Doran
Added by Janice Dyer Doran on Nov 11, 2015 6:05 PM
Pauline Fitts
Constantin Oref vs Gref
I meant to add that you manage his and my grandmother Pauline Oref's grave site on here. They are buried in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Grafton, Ohio. If you wouldn't mind I would like to take over management of them since they are my grandparents. I am a newbie to Find a Grave so I am not sure how to go about it.

Thank you,

Pauline Oref Fitts
Added by Pauline Fitts on Nov 08, 2015 10:20 AM
Pauline Fitts
Constantin Oref vs Gref
This is my grandfather and you have the last name spelled wrong. As you notice on the grave it is spelled Oref not Gref. I thought I would bring this to your attention.

Thank you,

Pauline Oref Fitts
Added by Pauline Fitts on Nov 08, 2015 10:10 AM
Debbie Sweeney
Leona Sluss Percy Cemetery Frostburg, Maryland
Hello! Can you add the following obit to Leona Sluss's Find A Grave page? Thanks in advance.

Debbie Sweeney
__________________________________

SLUSS, LEONA
b. 1911
d. September 29, 1915
a. 4

“Died from Diphtheria. Leona Sluss, aged 4, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Sluss, 299 Mechanic street, died yesterday morning with diphtheria. The child was ill one week. The funeral took place this morning a 9 o’clock from the home. Rev. Harry Beidelman, pastor of St. Paul’s Lutheran church, officiated. Burial was in Percy cemetery.” [CET 9-30-1915, p. 7]
Added by Debbie Sweeney on Sep 25, 2015 8:27 AM
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