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Penny Wood Spaziani (#47639767)
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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 story..like 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 and Pennsylvania 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.

Family names:
Wood-Aufderheide-Riehl-Howell-McGregor-Wallace-Willis-Westfall-Spaziani-Latorre-True-Chanslor

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.
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Eric Wilde
RE: CAROOMPAS MT. VIEW
Penny - just FYI. ANY Caroompas you run across (almost) anywhere is going to be related.. if you get s chance snap any others as well - thanks!
Added by Eric Wilde on Jul 29, 2015 7:10 PM
Eric Wilde
RE: CAROOMPAS MT. VIEW
thanks again :)
Added by Eric Wilde on Jul 29, 2015 6:07 PM
Eric Wilde
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Thanks for the photo of T. Caroompas!
Added by Eric Wilde on Jul 29, 2015 6:06 PM
Marvin & Samme Templin
Esther Simpson
Thanks for filling our request.
Added by Marvin & Samme Templin on Jul 22, 2015 1:54 PM
Ginni Morey
Nancy Isabelle Smith Dugger Beard
Thank you so much for the picture. By any chance was her husband George William Dugger buried next to her?
Added by Ginni Morey on Jul 21, 2015 12:11 PM
Margie LaPlante
Bessie Fudge & Mary Bishop
Thank you so much for your efforts in locating the stones for Bessie and Mary. I like that you put the photo on the memorial where the stone should be....and that you posted the fact that there is not a stone for her and her sister Mary. Eliminates future questions. It's sad that they don't have some kind of marker. I'm going to send in some family information on them through the edit page to at least give them some station in life. Thank you again for all you do for us.
Margie LaPlante
Added by Margie LaPlante on Jul 21, 2015 10:03 AM
Karen Wiedemann
Elmer and Ivy Youmans
Thank you so much for taking the time to take this picture.

Karen
Added by Karen Wiedemann on Jul 20, 2015 11:32 PM
Glynnda Kennedy Wesson
Georgianna Westfall
Thank you for taking the photo of her headstone. Deeply appreciate you time and efforts.
Added by Glynnda Kennedy Wesson on Jul 18, 2015 12:38 AM
Hernandez Family
RE: Ivan & Jessie Gillam
Thank you Penny, and yes you've made our day.
Manny & Sarah Hernandez
Added by Hernandez Family on Jul 17, 2015 11:05 AM
Hernandez Family
Ivan & Jessie Gillam
Oh my goodness thank you so much for both of their photos, my wife is going to be thrilled to see them. Wonderful photo Penny, do you mind if I use the photos for our family tree? And of course I will credit you for the photo. Have a wonderful friday and weekend.
Warm Regards, Manny and Sarah Hernandez
Added by Hernandez Family on Jul 17, 2015 10:47 AM
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