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Marilyn Birkby (#47393995)
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March 30, 2014

Finished the Grace Cemetery in McDonald, Kansas just in time for their 125th birthday. Still missing a few obituaries but someone recently found some old newspapers so I'm hoping they get them on microfilm so I can look at them.

I am now working on the St Francis Cemetery and the Bird City Cemetery. As soon as we get some warmer weather, I am going there to take more pictures.

Anyone can use my photos for the geneology research. Please credit me for the picture, but you do not need special permission.

If anyone wants any of the memorial that I have posted, just send me a message. I will be happy to transfer memorials if they are not my immediate family.

Working on my family trees since 1976.

When my brother passed away in March of 2010, I wanted to do some kind of volunteer work in his honor. Since he is buried at Fort Logan National Cemetery, I became a volunteer for that cemetery. However, I also wanted to do the photos of my family that have passed on. Since my husband and I are retired, we began stopping at many little cemeteries and taking pictures of tombstones and listing them on the web site.

Thanks to everyone for their nice responses for the pictures I take.

Marilyn, #47393995
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Luella Hinrichsen
Florence Mae Heer
Thanks Marilyn for linking her to her parents and all the work you're doing with obituaries and EVERYTHING! I'm not related, but trying to do my part also to help others, working on the Table Rock, Nebraska cemetery. I was hoping I'd find an obituary for her too, but no luck yet. It took me awhile to find her, because she is Mae Heer in the family obituaries! Everything else matches. :) Luella
Added by Luella Hinrichsen on Sep 20, 2016 10:48 AM
Sheila D.
Jeanette Cook #135731105
Just want to let you know I didn't mean I wanted a transfer, my mistake. Wanted to let you know that this is a duplicate memorial for Jeanette. Check out #98265250 for Jeanette. It was added on October 4 2012. Thank you
Added by Sheila D. on Sep 14, 2016 2:33 PM
Sheila D.
Katherine Raile Leibbrandr
I had also entered her on August 3 2012 #94757139. Thanks
Added by Sheila D. on Aug 13, 2016 10:33 PM
Sheila D.
Phyllis 126348412
Hi noticed you added Phyllis Elaine Raile Anderson in March 2014. She is my 1st cousin and I had added her July 15 2012
#93640349. You do a great job and appreciate all you do. This has happen to me which I was happy for someone to bring it to my attention. Thanks, Sheila
Added by Sheila D. on Aug 13, 2016 8:37 PM
Sheila D.
Harold Ervin Raile #126345983
Hi Marilyn,
Just notice that you have Harold with wrong parents. His
Father was John Raile #92129310 and mother was
Katharine Gieger #65630140. Thanks Sheila Davis
Added by Sheila D. on Aug 13, 2016 9:33 AM
Helen Schauer Frick
I wasn't expecting a transfer, but thank you very much. My Uncle Carl Schreiner's the son of Johannes Schreiner and Eva Elisabeth Christel, who is the sister of Anna Elisabeth Christel married to George Frick. I have been researching the Christel family from Kolb, Russia, for many years, and 3 siblings live in Tacoma, and actually lived across the street from the Miller grandparents.

You appear to have a number of the Frick family as your memorials, and I would appreciate it very much if you could transfer them to me - one big, happy get-together. I would lovingly care them as I do their family in Tacoma. Thank you for considering my request, and if not, I do understand and appreciate your help. Judi
Added by Yeschke on Jul 17, 2016 1:12 PM
Thanks so much for your prompt response to the edits. Shryll
Added by Shryll on Jul 05, 2016 8:45 PM
Alisa Finley
Which cemetery is Alisa Finley buried in?
On Find A Grave she is listed as being buried in both the Catholic cemetery & City cemetery.
Thank You for your time
Added by Juanita on Jun 16, 2016 9:32 AM
Anna Papke Roll 126258269
I see that your have her mother as Augusta Treptow. What is your documentation for that? I am trying to link Anna (Annie) to Augusta Treptow Papke and cannot find the link I need. I there an obit for Annie?
Added by Jean on May 24, 2016 12:31 PM
# 772669978 Jasper Newton Smith
If you live close to the Mayflower Cememtery in Rawlins County I would really like a picture of this memorial you created. Another contributor thinks he is buried somewhere else and the gravestone will clear this up. Thanks so much!
Added by Laura on Dec 24, 2015 10:05 AM
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