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Penny Wood Spaziani (#47639767)
 member for 4 years, 9 months, 6 days
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Currently I am working in the Mt. View Cemetery (Oregon City) in the County Park #1 section (paupers). It has been neglected for many many years. I have unearthed and photographed some 62 headstones and marked their rows. These folks deserve to have their graves maintained as much as anyone else in the cemetery.

I am a 6 generation Oregonian and have been doing my family genealogy since the early 70's. Back then it took months to find out one fact, today with the computer that information can be found in the blink of an eye.
Only now it seems more confusing the first thing I learned back then was to document all my information and make sure the facts were correct. Now a day's people just put anything on the internet only guessing or by family stories, making things more confusing. I am now trying to set apart family fact from fiction to keep the information correct for future generations to come.
I love doing genealogy it's a real life a good book you can't put down the only thing is I will probably never know the ending or the beginning.

My memorials are family and a work in progress, adding to each one as I find family material and photos. I have traveled to Washington, California, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Kentucky doing my family research in cemeteries and historical societies. If you are family I would love to hear from you.

There is nothing worse than someone stealing someone's work, not giving credit to the original poster then pretending it is their work. Please don't be one of those people, and please don't use my photos or documents without asking first.

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I do photo requests and take photos while I am in the cemetery. I like to take more than one photo of the headstone, to give you the feeling of being there and seeing the surrounding area. If you would like me to remove any of my photos just ask.

One more thing.. if I find an error on any memorial I will ask for the mistake to be corrected. If it is a duplicate that needs to be removed or the addition of the plot location. I would like all memorials to be the best they can be, and if the original creator has a thousand or more and is to selfish to give them up and can't maintain them or the one memorial that needs to be corrected, I would like to help.
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Memorial# 93271147 Edith Crowl Woody & husband
Thank you for photographing & posting their marker.
Added by Pioneersearcher on Jul 27, 2016 10:58 AM
Thanks for the Wade Smith pic from Mountain View Cemetery. It is greatly appreciated.
Added by AndyMyers on Jul 23, 2016 4:34 PM
RE: Mt View Cemetery
Thank you so much! Yes correct names and photos. Thank you for your volunteering.
Added by BlueJeansandPearls on Jul 10, 2016 5:52 PM
Bonnie Rickman
Alvin and Chole Phelps
Mountain View Cemetery

Thank you, Penny for the dual photos to each of their memorial's! They are great. Bonnie
Added by Bonnie Rickman on Jun 23, 2016 1:01 PM
Tom Reece
If you'll look at the main photos they were posted by Jim Reece, my brother., Admin @ TWS. which is where the photo came from.
Added by Tom Reece on Jun 17, 2016 6:07 PM
A R Surfus
Thank you for looking for the headstone
Added by Jauers on Jun 09, 2016 3:04 PM
Anna Lewis
Thank you! Thank you!
Added by BlueJeansandPearls on Jun 08, 2016 8:21 PM
Ray Lewis
Thank you very much Penny for taking those photo's today! You're work is a God send, truly! This will help a lot for a huge family of Lewis's. @>-
Added by BlueJeansandPearls on Jun 08, 2016 8:00 PM
Jason O'Driscoll
Nathan Alexander Compton # 92475695
Thanks for the great photos of Nathans headstone.
Added by Jason O'Driscoll on Jun 08, 2016 7:39 AM
RE: Matilda
You are most welcome, Penny. Its a labor of love; great hobby. Yes, email me anytime. Allan
Added by Allan on Jun 05, 2016 2:39 PM
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