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Kathie R Postoloski-Friesen (#47763673)
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Bio Photo Member & Secretary of the Vauxhall Cemetery Committee. I have photographed all the headstones at the Vauxhall Cemetery and have catalogued those headstones and burial plots.
If I can be of any assistance in photographing any of the Southern Alberta Cemeteries please contact me and I will try to accomodate you.
If I have made any mistakes in my entires, please contact me and I will correct the errors or make transfers.

As I walk through Cemeteries I sometimes fantasize about my ancestors and those long gone, what their lives must have been like, the losses, & hardships they may have suffered, The happiness of a simple life back then. This poem says it all.

Dear Ancestor,
Your Tombstone stands among the rest,
Neglected and alone.
The name and dates are chiseled here,
On polished marbled stone.
It reaches out to all who care,
Though it is too late to mourn.
You do not know that I exist,
You died and I was born.
Yet each of us are cells of you,
In flesh, in blood, and bone.
The place you filled so many years ago,
I wonder if you could have known,
Would spread among the ones you left
In all the seeds you've sown.
I wonder if you lived and loved?
I wonder if you ever knew?
That someday I would find you in this spot,
And come to visit you?

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Linda Hole
James Hole's obituary
Hello,
Thanks for going to the trouble of finding the obituary for James Hole. That was very nice of you. Thanks, Linda
Added by Linda Hole on Nov 18, 2014 11:04 AM
Joyce
obituary for Edward Percy Pittard
Thank you for sending the obit for E. P. Pittard. I appreciate you sharing it with me, especially without my asking for it.
Added by Joyce on Nov 12, 2014 4:22 PM
MEB
RE: Find A Grave Memorial# 126557820
Kathie,

Please take a look at her memorial. I gave you credit and I think I finished it. I actually was researching her son James as a Remembrance Day Project. However, Bear Hugs transferred her memorial and her husband's after I uploaded the photo and sent her some info.

Margaret
Added by MEB on Nov 09, 2014 5:05 PM
MEB
RE: Find A Grave Memorial# 126557820
Kathie,

Thanks for the information! I will add what you sent me to her memorial. I just found her obituary in "The Lethbridge Herald," Monday, March 5, 1945, pg: 6 and added that to her memorial. If it was not for your hint, I would not have found it.

Thank you again!

Margaret
Added by MEB on Nov 09, 2014 4:18 PM
MEB
Find A Grave Memorial# 126557820
Hello Kathie,

I just saw your edit for:
Louisa Sproat
Sent by: Kathie R Postoloski-Fries...
Nov 09, 2014 1:56 PM
Death Date:
unknown
 
Death Place:
Alberta, Canada 
 
Edit to -
Death Date:
Mar., 1945
 
Death Place:
Milk River
Lethbridge Census Division
Alberta, Canada

May I as do you have support for this?

I know Louisa must have passed away before her husband by his obituary but I have not found any proof.

Margaret
Added by MEB on Nov 09, 2014 3:46 PM
Diana Steer
Wayne Joseph McDonnell
Hi Kathie, I am looking for info regarding Wayne. Is it possible to contact Shane Allen.
Added by Diana Steer on Nov 03, 2014 2:39 PM
Alison
Frederick Rudd
Thanks for the archived obituary for Frederick. I have added it to his page.

Alison
Added by Alison on Oct 28, 2014 5:34 AM
Linda
RE: Pictures of headstones
Hi ...all entered ...thanks for the reminder...

- Linda
Added by Linda on Oct 20, 2014 11:38 PM
Linda
Weeks family headstone photo & bios
Hi Kathie,
Thank you for the great photos & obituaries for Stephen & Corintha Weeks (cousins of mine). I had tried a few years ago to get into the Cemetery but the roads in were flooded at the time.

Thank you for doing all that you are doing!

- Linda
Added by Linda on Oct 09, 2014 8:38 AM
Sheila
Elfreda Marie Mathiesen
My pleasure. Thank you for adding the obituary.

Enjoy your day ahead,
Sheila
Added by Sheila on Oct 06, 2014 11:40 PM
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