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Mark Alberthal (#47564602)
 member for 4 years, 6 months, 20 days
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Bio Photo I came across the findagrave website by accident one day while looking up my wife's obituary. I didn't know that it existed and was touched how someone had put in her obituary on the site. So I felt the need to help out other's as I can.

My wife Tammy Vance Alberthal is buried in the Boerne City Cemetery along with our first dog Oscar.

I retired from working in June 2012. Now I spend my time volunteering at several organizations and going to cemeteries to take pictures then update them on Find a Grave. I have walked and uploaded tombstone pictures of the entire Boerne City Cemetery, Mission Park Cemetery in San Antonio (except for inside the mausoleum), Der Stadt Friedhof (City Cemetery) and Saint Mary's Catholic Cemetery both in Fredericksburg. Currently I'm working on Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in San Antonio. I go by and check the mausoleum at Mission Park every now and then but have not found it open.

I'm not a numbers person -- for memorials that I add, I try to find the obituary for the individual and add it to the memorial as well as a picture of the person (and give credit where I found it). I believe everyone has a story and needs to be told to keep their memory alive and for future generations to see.

Don't be afraid to ask for transfers for anybody. I am totally for it and hope others would do the same for me.

My photos are free to anyone who wants to copy them for non-profit purposes, no need to ask. Just say it was from me! I give credit where I found photos on memorials that I add if they are not related to me.

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Roxie Wood
John Danel Brief
John #98643595 Can you add his parents to his memorial. Father Dan Brief #117312029. Mother Maurine Brief #117386216. His Sister is Mary Alice. He was my best friend since we were in 6th grade
Added by Roxie Wood on Feb 06, 2016 1:30 PM
Gloria Berrien
Thank you Mark so much for transferring my cousin's memorial to me. I understand it wasn't necessary for you to do so and I truly appreciate your generosity.

Added by RKD on Jan 18, 2016 9:36 AM
Gloria Koch Berrien
Thank you for creating a memorial for my cousin Gloria. Her passing was a shock to us all. If you're willing I would appreciate your transferring her memorial to me (47110731). She and I are among 29 first cousins from the Emil and Ottilia Klein family and I'm blessed to mange our memorials. If you wish to keep her memorial, please link her to her parents: mother Leona Klein Koch 46077966 and father Werner Koch 46078042.

Regina (RKD)
Added by RKD on Jan 17, 2016 3:54 PM
Marcia Lynne vonGunden
Transfer & thank you
Hello again Mark,
Thank you for your generosity in transferring:
Norma Pearl Kissel Heimann # 156339639
to my care. With your help, I have successfully connected her with her mother and, soon I hope, to her three siblings. As I receive more information, I will add it to Our shared memorial.
With sincerest appreciation,
# 47059326
Added by Marcia Lynne vonGunden on Jan 16, 2016 9:15 PM
Bonnie Batson
Bobbie Ruth Mitchell Whitehead
She was not married to Joseph Franklin Whitehead.
Added by Bonnie Batson on Dec 03, 2015 8:16 PM
RE: Henry Taylor III
Thanks so much for your efforts on Find A Grave!
Added by Titania on Nov 27, 2015 5:25 PM
Lenora (Weber) Mulock
thank you so much for the transfers
Added by Lenora (Weber) Mulock on Nov 16, 2015 7:48 AM
Memorial# 93320306
I sent an edit for her name which lists Patton as her maiden name. Patton was her first husband's name.
Added by Irememberu on Nov 12, 2015 8:41 AM
Helen McKinney
Rex Family
Thank you Mark. I would love for you to transfer the Rex family memorials to me. I have pics and such and am writing bios for them.
Added by Helen McKinney on Oct 31, 2015 12:05 PM
Thank you, Mark.
Added by JLLL on Oct 19, 2015 4:49 PM
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