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Joan Cavanaugh (#46558514)
 member for 12 years, 6 months, 12 days
Emery Metzler
re: Genevieve BALOGA - Sacred Heart Cemetery
Thank you Joan.


Added by Emery Metzler on May 25, 2015 3:54 PM

Russ Griffin
Thomas Butash
Hello Joan,

Thank You so very much for your personal time in responding to my photo request. Your photos are excellent. Tom & I became friends while working many years together at NASA. Please do not hesitate to call upon me should you require my assistance in the future. I must say that your volunteering in Find A Grave surely made a difference. Thanks and all the best to you and your family. Russ

Added by Russ Griffin on May 25, 2015 10:47 AM

Jeff Hall
Thank you
Hi Joan, thank you for the wonderful headstone photo added for Sgt Francis F Lazorick, much appreciated!

Added by Jeff Hall on May 24, 2015 5:33 PM

Posting photo
Thank you for photographing some Landmesser family graves! Could I post the photo you took of Lewis Landmesser's grave on the memorial pages of his wife Philippina and son Edward (since they share a gravestone)? I will credit you - or you can feel free to add it too.

Added by GraceAndPeace on May 23, 2015 12:21 PM

Charles Willson
John Johnson
Thanks for posting the pictures of John Johnson's grave.

Added by Charles Willson on May 23, 2015 11:20 AM

Harlan Blackman
Thank you so much for providing the photo of his gravestone. It is greatly appreciated.

Added by pcamp on May 20, 2015 10:01 AM

Mary Elizabeth Rankin Vandermark
Hello Joan, Once again I want to thank you for fulfilling my request for a photo....Patti

Added by Patricia on May 18, 2015 3:53 PM

Samuel Fink # 145964630
Hi Joan,
Thank you for adding the photo of Samuel's stone. I do appreciate all the photos you add to my memorials and to others as well. You are a gem ! ~nan

Added by Nan on May 04, 2015 8:38 AM

Fink, Elston
Great Pictures again. Thank you very much for all your effort in taking the pictures of the grave markers of Joseph Fink, Laura Elston, Joseph Elston & John Elston

Added by HBE on May 03, 2015 3:10 PM

Leona Henderson
Hunt, Grace Lea
Joan--This is long overdue--Thank you so much for fulfilling my request for a photo of the marker for Grace Lea Hunt. After finding her death certificate, it just seemed she needed to be "found" on Find A Grave, she is a distant cousin of mine. I hope the weather was pleasant when you went out to do this. Thanks again

Added by Leona Henderson on May 02, 2015 6:00 AM

Hazel Mae Elston
Thank you very much for all your effort in taking the picture of Hazel's grave marker. You do a great service to us who can not get out to take pictures anymore. GOD BLESS

Added by HBE on Apr 30, 2015 6:22 AM

Addison Elston
Thank you very much for taking the picture of Addison's grave marker

Added by HBE on Apr 29, 2015 7:03 AM

Carol & David
Samuel Smith
Thank you for taking the time to find and photograph Samuel's gravestone. It is very much appreciated.

Added by Carol & David on Apr 12, 2015 1:44 PM

Frank Rhoads
Hello Joan, thank you for taking the time to fulfill my request for a photo. I do appreciate your help...Patti

Added by Patricia on Apr 12, 2015 1:27 PM

John Fredrick Colvin
Thanks for the very nice photo of his headstone.

Added by mommycita on Jan 17, 2015 1:00 PM

Filled with gratitude
Bless you for adding the Goeltz photos from Hollenback! My family and I so much appreciate it. It is thrilling to click on the link and watch the photo of a grave I have never seen before appear on my phone!
Your service, especially during these cold days, is a gift. I wish you the best.

Added by GraceAndPeace on Jan 16, 2015 7:10 PM

Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
RE: Meyer Tombstones
Thank you for the clarification! I'll contact the memorial owner with a suggested cemetery correction for Herman Frederick Meyer.

I have created memorials for Mary E. (Burkle) Meyer (141409066) and Mary Elizabeth Bennetto Vonderheid (141412061) and am putting in photo requests. Thanks in advance for taking those photos and posting them!

Added by Joan (Wyatt) Bradley on Jan 16, 2015 5:45 PM

Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
Meyer Tombstones
Thank you so much for making photos of the tombstones for Russell Burkle Meyer, Herman Frederick Meyer, and their father, Herman Henry Meyer. I note in your group photo a fourth matching tombstone beside Herman Henry Meyer which is his wife's -- Mary E. Meyer (1864-1949). I will create a memorial for her and submit a photo request for it; would you be so kind as to accept the request and post that same group photo on it (unless you also photographed her individual stone)?

I am somewhat confused about cemeteries now and I hope you can help me. Are these four matching tombstones lined up together in Hollenback or Oak Lawn?? (I am thinking all are in Hollenback.)

When I found the grave of the son, Herman Frederich Meyer, 99529416, already listed in F.A.G., it was listed in Oak Lawn (and still is); however, I am thinking someone created it based on that little obituary attached to it which erroneously says Oak Lawn and that it is actually in Hollenback. Can you tell me if I am right? If so, I'll contact the owner of the memorial and get him/her to change it to Hollenback.

Sorry to be such a pain but will appreciate your help!

Added by Joan (Wyatt) Bradley on Jan 16, 2015 4:04 PM

Randy Stockage
Amelia Clemm
Thank You for the photo!

Added by Randy Stockage on Jan 06, 2015 10:48 AM

Patrick Patterson
Patterson Memorials in Hollenback Cemetery
You were kind enough to locate the graves of Joseph Emmett Patterson and his wife Julia Frances Burnet some time ago in the Hollenback Cemetery in Wilkes-Barre. I am finishing a manuscript on the Patterson family genealogy and history from 1633. If you are in the area of the cemetery in the future, would it be possible to determine if James Patterson's daughter Eva Mary Patterson Cabell, her son Joseph Patterson Cabell and Eva's husband Robert Herbert Cabell are buried in the same plot? The last I could find them was in New Jersey circa 1946, but can't determine what happened to them. I suspect they may be buried in the Patterson plot in Hollenback Cemetery but I am not sure. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
Patrick A. Patterson

Added by Patrick Patterson on Jan 01, 2015 6:16 AM

Joe Nihen
George McIntosh
Hi Joan,

Thank you for the grave photo of George McIntosh. You have enough Civil War Veterans to your credit that we can appoint you Sergeant!

Thank you for you help over the years. I wish you a Happy Holiday Season and a Healthy New Year!

Best wishes,


Added by Joe Nihen on Dec 22, 2014 9:50 AM

Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
RE: May Catherine Bennetto
Thank you SO much! I erred when I said (I think) that May was his mother; she was his wife. I am still looking for a memorial for their son Bennetto III.

Added by Joan (Wyatt) Bradley on Dec 14, 2014 4:29 PM

Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
May Catherine Bennetto
Hello, Joan. On memorial 72187988 (John Delbert Bennetto III), you have posted a photo of his tombstone and this photo includes a second upright tombstone. I looked at it with a magnifying glass and see that is is the grave of his mother, May Catherine (Meyer) Bennetto, whose grave I have not been able to find. With this info I created a memorial for her (140003238) and request that you either post that same photo to her memorial or grant me permission to copy it and post it myself. (If I post it myself, it would not appear with your name as the contributor, but I would be happy to credit you in the caption if this is your preference.) Thanks for considering my request!

I suspect May's husband, John Bennetto II, is also there but there is no memorial for him either.

Added by Joan (Wyatt) Bradley on Dec 14, 2014 1:25 PM

Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
John Bennetto
Thank you so much for taking the photograph of John Bennetto's tombstone! Hollenback looks like a lovely cemetery.

Added by Joan (Wyatt) Bradley on Dec 14, 2014 1:03 PM

Schall tombstone photo
Joan, thanks for taking the time to find and photograph this gravestone.

Added by M on Oct 19, 2014 9:26 AM


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