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Paul Di Troia (#144243)
 member for 14 years, 10 months, 23 days
Richard Wright
Elizabeth Gibson Constable
Thank you for the transfer of Elizabeth's memorial to me. I have been able to update it with much more information about Elizabeth's life.
Richard Wright

Added by Richard Wright on Feb 04, 2015 10:27 AM

Richard Wright
Elizabeth Gibson Constable
Thank you for the transfer of Elizabeth's memorial to me. I have been able to update it with much more information about Elizabeth's life.
Richard Wright

Added by Richard Wright on Feb 04, 2015 10:27 AM

Peggy Bargen Duey
Find A Grave Changes
A friend told me about this change a couple days after this was deployed. I have sent an edit/s to you so I thought maybe you didn't know about it. You might want to pass it on to your friends. thanks!!! ~Peggy

New "Automated" system for "Suggest a Correction/Submit an Edit"

******Please Note******
New System for Memorial Edits deployed by FindAGrave on 12/5/2013

Go to your Contributor/Profile page.
Look in the upper right corner. You should now see a tab called "Edits" - check there to see if any have been submitted to you. Then just review and accept.

Way easier for doing updates to names/dates/places/plot numbers/links. If you don't approve within 21 days it will automatically accept it.

You still will get e-mails to add info to bio section.

Added by Peggy Bargen Duey on Jan 30, 2015 7:59 AM

Margaret Sopp
Nannie Stone
Thank you for the transfer. I appreciate it.

Added by Margaret Sopp on Dec 16, 2014 12:02 PM

elwood and hannah malin james
hi, I was at the media cemetery this past july and have the headstone photos of elwood and Hannah but Find A Grave does not want duplicates so I am asking that you transfer their memorials to me.elwood is my 2nd great grand contributor # is 48599323. you can transfer all the memorials you have, including my 3rd great grandparents sarah and Maurice and for all the james' buried in the media cemetery as I believe they are all my grandmothers james' family. I already have Washington, I created it before I saw your entry. thanks


Added by monica on Dec 05, 2014 9:31 AM

John Royds
Thanks so much for the speedy transfer!!! Appreciate it greatly :-) Great job!~!


Added by J_A_nyce on Nov 13, 2014 10:37 AM

Amy Ganci
Thanks for the transfer!


Added by Shoe142 on Nov 11, 2014 6:41 PM

Daphne Manuel
RE: Elmwood Cemetery, River Grove, IL
Thank you. . Appreciate your trying. It was the only way I could seem to find anyone working in the Elmwood Cemetery. I, as I likely told you, am now 85 and live just East of Pensacola in the Florida panhandle so, with all the creaks and aches that show up every morning, my being able to go to Illinois and poke around for myself, doesn't look to be something that likely can happen. I was born and raised in St. Charles, IL so it is a favorite part of the county. If you hear of anyone working that area of the country (lucky them), I'd appreciate your putting the question to them if you don't get to the area yourself. Knowing the answers for sure would solve questions on where some 6 or 7 of my missing relatives can be found. I am just beginning to get my daughter interested in the family genealogy but at 85 I'm about the last one hanging around and I'm having to leave her copious notes and hope I can fill in some of the questions and save her a ton of digging. Thanks ever so much for whatever information comes your way on these mysterious people. Wish my curiosity arrived while there were still people I could ask. Tried my best to get what I could from my cousin, Joy Vanda Castic, but, while she admitted to have several boxes of family information never could get her motivated to go thru it or at least send them to me to do myself. I'm sure one of her three may have them but can't get them to respond to my letters.

Daphne Vanda Manuel

Added by Daphne Manuel on Nov 02, 2014 12:49 PM

Daphne Manuel
Elmwood Cemetery, River Grove, IL
I note you have located the burial spot for my 1st cousin, Joy Vanda Castic and her husband, William A. She told me that there was a family burial plot where he was already buried and where she expecte to be. Stated that her parents, Earl and Muriel Vanda were already there along with an infant son who died in 1931 and our grandparents, Phillip and Minnie Mitrinka and assorted relatives from her mother's side (Sanford) I am 85 and able to travel only limitedly and want to locate Joys parents, brother, grandmother and step-grandfather. Travel being an almost impossibility, I wrote to the cemetery office requesting to know if these people were buried there and if possible, a map of the grounds showing where the plot in question was located. Even sent them $10.00 for their trouble but never had a response nor was my money returned. I'd really appreciate it if the next time you are in Elmwood Cemetery, if you could help me locate these people so I can pass it on to my children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Thanks so much. I have birth and death dates if they would be of any help and will be glad to send them along if you need them. At 85 that much travel is beyond my capabilities to do this myself.

Added by Daphne Manuel on Oct 15, 2014 2:31 PM

Amy P Ganci
Amy was my g-aunt. I would like to have her transferred to me, please. Thank you, BJ

Added by Shoe142 on Sep 29, 2014 4:26 AM

Edward Gane
Calary Cem.
Memorial# 5200983, Memorial# 5200985 may actually be in the Calvary Cemetary in Media, Delaware County.
Edward V. 1886-1946, Sarah B. 1882-1943

Added by Edward Gane on Jun 28, 2014 6:24 PM

Jim Carroll
I created duplicate memorials
It was a simple error; everyone else (starting with # 130623088), who remained in Chester area was buried in St. Michaels or Immaculate Heart. As I entered three generations of family members, I penciled in # 130781577 (your # 5201694) and # 131738793 (your # 5201695) into St. Michaels and continued to search for obit confirmation. I was shocked to find they are in Calvary; I had no reason to look there.

Please consider transferring your submissions to me. I'll transfer my data to yours and delete my memorials. Thank you.

Added by Jim Carroll on Jun 24, 2014 6:33 AM

RE: Rachel Laird
Thank you for sharing your memory. I remember the cold night of the wake as well. Standing outside for a very long time without a coat. I still vividly recall the emotional service, how I could hardly sing, and the huge number of Bradley and Conant (?) students as well. Also, how no one wanted to leave the grave side.

The Bradley Chapter of Alpha Phi Omega still performs service in her honor every year. Some students have attended the annual walk.

Thanks for letting me manage this and for putting it online for everyone to see. Blessings to you!


Added by Ace on Jan 29, 2014 8:22 PM

Jerry Simmons
Howell Lewis Shay death year
... is incorrect on the memorial. The gravestone confirms his death date as Aug. 18, 1975. Can you make this correction? Thanks, Jerry Simmons

Added by Jerry Simmons on Jun 19, 2012 8:12 AM

Joan Pacitti
Joan W. McCandless' memorial
Hi: My name is Joan Pacitti. I entered Lawrence McCandless' memorial back in 2004. His son contacted me and gave me additional information on his father and mother.
Since you added his mother, I thought you might want to know that she passed away in Clifton Heights, Delaware County, Pa.
Joan Pacitti

Added by Joan Pacitti on Feb 02, 2012 7:58 PM

Priscilla Woodruff #4100855
Please note, obit added; actual death date is 8-3-1951; wife of the late James Ralph; Born in Mahoney City Pa

Added by Joz on Jan 20, 2012 8:27 PM

Sarah E Griswold
Actual death date is 7-2-1937; obit is attached.

Added by Joz on Jan 16, 2012 8:24 PM

Megan Annand
RE: More Annands in Media
Hi Paul,

Here are the numbers for the Annands in Media Cemetery. Thanks for filling in the information and for preparing these notes to begin with!

James Annand 4102522 was the husband of

Jane Annand 4102523

they were the parents of
Jean Annand 4102525 and
Crissy Annand 4102524 and
Fred Annand 4102526 and
James I 4102527

Megan B. Annand
Law Office of Megan B. Annand
6101 Griffin Lane
Medford, OR 97501
541 779-7131 T
866 777-0323 F or

Added by Megan Annand on Jan 12, 2012 8:08 PM

Tina Culbertson
Benjamin Williams
Hello. I just aw your post of Benjamin Williams grave at Old Union United Methodist Church. Could you tell me about the writing on the grave stone please? I can not read it. I appreciate your help very much.


Added by Tina Culbertson on Jan 12, 2012 10:12 AM

Megan Annand
More Annands in Media
Hi, Fred is also a son of James and Jane. Do I need to send the numbers along? Probably. Makes sense. In this case, because Annand is a rare name, they are easy to find.
Megan Annand

Added by Megan Annand on Jan 08, 2012 11:37 PM

Megan Annand
Jane and James Annand
Hi Paul,

Jane and James Annand were my great grandparents. I linked their names to my grandfather, Frank Alexander Annand. Could you link them to each other along with Jean and Mary Annand, their daughters?

Are you a descendant also of the James Annands?

Best wishes for the new year! Great work on this site.

Megan Annand
Medford, OR

Added by Megan Annand on Jan 08, 2012 2:17 PM

Robert Butler

Thank you so much for linking Robert to his parents and wife. I really appreciate it!

Added by V B on Sep 13, 2011 11:24 AM

Jessie Decker Media Cem
Maiden Name: Beam; death date: 12-23-1946

Added by Joz on Sep 08, 2011 8:50 PM

J. George Crookshanks Media Cem
Death date per obit 12-5-1946

Added by Joz on Sep 08, 2011 8:02 PM

Paul Nevells Media Cem
Please note obit. Death date is 12-3-1946

Added by Joz on Sep 08, 2011 7:59 PM


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