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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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B Short
Hazel Alden Smith
Thanks for the lovely photo.
Added by B Short on Sep 14, 2014 3:18 PM
B Short
Ervin Alden
Thanks for getting this photo for me. Even though I am a member and photograph for others, it never fails to astonish me that I can get a photo from so far away so easily.
Added by B Short on Sep 14, 2014 3:13 PM
David L Aten Sr
Cecilia Berry
Thank You for your report on and your efforts to find grave of Cecilia. Your efforts are greatly appreciated. David L Aten, Sr
Added by David L Aten Sr on Sep 14, 2014 12:59 PM
Lindy L. F.
Thank You!
Hi Marilyn,

Thank you very much for taking the photos of the headstones for Leland, Edna, and Emil Felzien. We really appreciate it. Thank you!

LindyLF
Added by Lindy L. F. on Sep 10, 2014 9:47 PM
Sharon Stringer
Ralph and Vee's gravestone
Marilyn, thank you so much for the photo of Ralph & Vee Seymour's gravestone. My mother is Vee's youngest sister, Marilee. Thanks for taking the photos I a too far away to take. With much appreciation, Sharon Stringer
Added by Sharon Stringer on Sep 08, 2014 12:35 PM
lklatt
Photos
Marilyn, Thank you for all the photos you took at the Bird City Cemetery of the White family. I appreciate all your work and effort. This helps fill in a lot of information or correct some in correct information. Linda (Zielke) Klatt
Added by lklatt on Sep 07, 2014 12:26 PM
Cherel
RE: Fred S McCoy
Thank you so much. I'm sorry I didn't send the request the right way. I'm learning. Thanks again. This is a very important find for me.
Added by Cherel on Sep 07, 2014 9:01 AM
Clarke R
Helen Mazie (Hammers) LeBow Allen
Marilyn,
I want to thank you for the changes you made of the above referenced memorial. Your help is greatly appreciated.
Clarke R
Added by Clarke R on Sep 06, 2014 3:59 PM
Cherel
Fred S McCoy
Hi, Marilyn.

Fred McCoy is my great grandfather. I have searched diligently for his grave online and am thrilled that you posted it. I would be happy to manage his site if you will release it to me.

Thank you again for posting his cemetery info.

Cherel Justice
Added by Cherel on Aug 31, 2014 9:03 PM
Ruth Kidwell
Grave sites for Hagers
Hi,
I am not able to get down to McCook that often and a friend of mine said his folks were buried in the Memorial Park and I am not finding them on the web site. Their names are Cecil Hager and Opel Hager. I don't know if they were buried side by side or not. They were divorced and do don't know what the kids did. Would appreciate any help you could give.
Thank You
Ruth Kidwell
Added by Ruth Kidwell on Aug 26, 2014 9:47 AM
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