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Gale Boetius Perez (#47724849)
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Bio Photo I have been researching my family's history for years. Many of my memorials are of my relatives and people I have known. My family has many old photos which I have posted so that others can enjoy them. I try to personalize the memorials as much as possible by adding bios, details discovered through ancestry research, and the personal remembrances of people who knew them.

My father's mother (Olive Kullgren, 1897-1986) left many fascinating photos of her youth in Colorado and later in Southern California, where she became private secretary to Edward L. Doheny Sr. in 1925, after the departure of his previous secretary Miriam Lerner. I spent many hours pouring over her photos, trying to identify family and other people in them, and created memorials for the people I was able to identify, such as for her lifelong friend, Eunice Winifred Morgan, and two friends from Denver who served in World War I (Charles Matthew Klaiber and Wesley Louis Murray). Her photos touched and inspired me.

I'm currently working on cemeteries in Shawano County, Wisconsin, where my mother's father (Einer Louis Tulberg) grew up. I'm researching the individuals buried there to provide family links, obituaries, full birth/death dates and full names. One challenge is tracing the maiden names and parents of married women.

My family's names are Boetius and Blad (Denmark), Kullgren (Sweden) and Morrison (Scotland) on my father's side. On my mother's side, my ancestors are Tullberg (Sweden); Houm, Engebretsen, Kjerneby, and Vestby (Norway); and Stolz and Klein (Germans from Russia). Other surnames close to me are those of my second cousins - Hollands, Scott, and Zook on my father's side, and my mother's North Dakota cousins (Schacher, Wagner, Enockson).

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David Roscoe Duncan
Ivor Hadley Memorial
Gale; Thank you for the information about the marriage of Ivor and Berniece Catherine Miller. I have added information and perhaps you will want to visit and review it. Dave Duncan of Paonia Colorado
Added by David Roscoe Duncan on Mar 27, 2016 6:22 PM
Re: Mary Bretzke
You're very welcome. I was happy to take the photo for you. Have a wonderful Easter!
Added by TLilly on Mar 26, 2016 4:45 PM
RE: Otto and Emma Malueg
Glad to help. I looked for your request for Marjean Becker #148117384 and have not found her. Do you have any clues that could help? Did she live in the area, as Lodi and Johnson Creek are some distance apart. Just wondering if she is in a different cemetery. Let me know I'll try to help. Dale
Added by DMaron on Mar 11, 2016 4:22 PM
RE: Gail Ow (72197962)
Added by lolamaude on Feb 28, 2016 9:10 AM
Kevin Finch
Evelyn Brunelle
Hello again Gail

I just left the cemetery office , where I was told Evelyn is buried with Joseph, in section K, Plot 168, Grave 12.

I went back to his gravesite and checked again for Evelyn, but it appears she has no stone of her own, but rests peacefully with Joseph, under his stone.

At least we know where she is, and you can now update their memorials with their exact location.

I hope this helps you.

Added by Kevin Finch on Jan 13, 2016 11:27 AM
Kevin Finch
RE: Joseph Brunelle photo
Just checked the records for Evelyn, and found nothing. I'll call the office tomorrow, and see what I can find out.
Added by Kevin Finch on Jan 11, 2016 6:31 PM
Kevin Finch
RE: Joseph Brunelle photo
I did not see see Brunelle next to him. Let me check the records. I'll get back to you
Added by Kevin Finch on Jan 11, 2016 6:28 PM
Michael Hague
Norman T. Young, Forest Home Cemetery
Gale, the memorial for Norman T. Young that I created I believe is that same as Norman T. Young # 123911886 and the VA records for my memorial are incorrect. I have deleted my memorial and sent a SAC to update Norman T. Young # 123911886. The VA has no record for the correct Norman T. Young # 123911886. Thanks... Michael
Added by Michael Hague on Dec 17, 2015 1:41 PM
Susanna Parrish Allen
RE: Transfers
Any time. It appears you are working the cemetery. I was going to transfer them all to you.
Added by Susanna Parrish Allen on Dec 15, 2015 9:46 AM
Laura H2
Thank you
Hi Gale,
Thank you for taking the time to photograph my great, great, grandfathers grave.

I truly appreciate it.

Take care,
Laura H. :)

Added by Laura H2 on Dec 15, 2015 12:26 AM
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