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Tigress (#47106654)
 member for 8 years, 2 months, 20 days
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Bio Photo A native of Washington, DC, I have a PhD in Romance Languages from Princeton University (whose mascot is the tiger). I wrote my dissertation on Andre Breton. France is my second home and I often travel there. French cemeteries are very different from American ones. I have traveled to every continent (even Antarctica) except Australia. I enjoy visiting cemeteries and paying homage to the great souls who have made life beautiful.

I began by writing "famous bios" for Find A Grave while recuperating from a broken foot. Then I added memorials of my parents and parents-in-law. This opened the gates to an amazing set of new friends from around the world who have visited my family's sites and given me the opportunity of honoring their dear ones. The kindness, caring, generosity and concern of Find A Grave members have been extraordinary. I am especially grateful to Edda Meinikat for so generously sponsoring my mother's memorial as well as my mother-in-law's site. Three such lovely women would certainly have been friends had they known each other on Earth. I am also thankful for the friendship of Janet, the "Cape Codder," for sponsoring the memorials of my father John Stanford Stultz and a special member of my husband's family, Sister Mary Roddenbery. My favorite Find A Grave "cousin", Alice Morton, kindly sponsored my dear father-in-law, Thaddeus Roddenbery. Then Reilly, my friend in Ireland, sponsored the site of my Irish great-grandfather. The circle of kindness spread even wider when Seagull sponsored my Aunt Indie Gutman on the eve of her 109th birthday. The depth and breadth of my gratitude have grown ever deeper and wider.
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Kris Burns, UK
Michael Ockenden
Thank you so much for visiting my brother. It means a lot to me.
Kris UK.
Added by Kris Burns, UK on Apr 23, 2017 2:31 PM
Kris Burns, UK
RE: Needs flowers
My dear friend,
I know it's been a while since I've been active on Find A Grave, but today I do so with a heavy heart. My big loving brother, Michael Ockenden, died earlier today. I am still in a state of shock, but have made an attempt at a memorial for him.
#178679185. If you still leave tokens I would appreciate one from you. Thank you.
Your friend
Kris, U.K.
Added by Kris Burns, UK on Apr 23, 2017 10:43 AM
Linda H
Frances Copp Baker
It's nice to meet another Copp cousin! According to my Brumback/Copp genealogy database, Fred Beidler was my 5th Copp cousin, so I guess you are also---Welcome!
Linda H
Added by Linda H on Sep 26, 2016 5:04 AM
Linda H
Frederick Beidler
I've added his parents names under 'relationships' on his memorial. I see in his obit this the family surname is spelled 'Beidler', but I also have it spelled as 'Biedler' in my Brumback genealogy---confusing! Linda H
Added by Linda H on Sep 26, 2016 5:01 AM
Esther Kinder
RE: Leona Stultz
No thank you is necessary. It is an honor for me to leave flowers on my friends family, friends and loved ones. Have a great weekend.
Added by Esther Kinder on Sep 17, 2016 9:04 AM
Jan robinson
RE: Eugene Franklin Baker
Did you receive the death certificate?
Added by Jan robinson on Sep 05, 2016 1:10 PM
JAC
RE: Eugene Franklin Baker
Your more than welcome, I hope this has brought at least one piece to this puzzle together.
Added by JAC on Sep 04, 2016 6:10 AM
JAC
RE: Eugene Franklin Baker
All I can tell you for certain is that Eugene was married to a Minnie Wisman, I have linked them and they also share a stone.
Added by JAC on Sep 03, 2016 5:32 AM
JAC
RE: Eugene Franklin Baker
Corrections made. Thank you.
Added by JAC on Sep 01, 2016 2:26 PM
Bob Hufford
RE: Sara Murphy
Thank you. I DO try to get it right. This will take a re-write of Sara's bio...give me a couple of days.

Blessings,

Bob
Added by Bob Hufford on Aug 24, 2016 8:01 PM
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