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Brenda & Pete (#47232469)
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Bio Photo My name is Brenda (Boyer) Kohr. My husband Pete and I are researching his side of the family (Kohr/Smith)&(Minnich/Buxton), as well as my own (Boyer/Grimes) & (Beil/Shott). We are not trying to see how many memorials we can amass so that we can have our numbers posted in the "Top Contributors" catagory. We want to make memorials to pay tribute to our families and friends and hopefully help others to find theirs.

We enjoy helping others by photographing grave markers. There are times that we may photograph markers that are near the ones we were asked to take photos of, or if we see one with our surnames. If there is no memorial for these extra photos that we take....I create one. If by chance I happen to create a memorial for a relative or a friend of yours don't hesitate to ask for a transfer. I don't feel the need to keep memorials that I have created. (unless they are family) I only created them so that someone may find a member of their family or a friend.



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Your tombstone stands among the rest
Neglected and alone
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished marble stone

It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn
You did 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
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own

Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so

I wonder if you lived and loved
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot
And come to visit you

Author Unknown

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Those we love don't go away,
They walk beside us every day,
Unseen, unheard, but always near,
Still loved, still missed and very dear.
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w Kreider
Margaret "Peggy" Hess Kreider
Thank you so much for the tombstone photo for my GG grandmother.

The date and place of burial were provided by another contributor, Katy Wech, and now you have added a photo of her tombstone.

That's why I love Find A Grave.

Many Thanks!
Added by w Kreider on Apr 05, 2016 11:57 PM
Robert Allen Bowser
Thank you
Many thanks for the pictures of my relatives.


Bob B
Added by Robert Allen Bowser on Mar 26, 2016 12:09 PM
Diane Lohff
David DelMarcelle
Thank you for the photo of David's marker. I do appreciate your efforts. Diane
Added by Diane Lohff on Mar 26, 2016 9:08 AM
Steven
Kucera
Thank you for photographing the Kucera grave before it completely sinks into the ground!

Steve
Added by Steven on Mar 26, 2016 8:57 AM
Steven
Tatar, Shott, Smith
Brenda & Pete,

Thank you very much for locating and photographing the Tatar, Shott and Smith stones.

Steve
Added by Steven on Mar 26, 2016 8:54 AM
Robert Harik
John Chrin
Hi Brenda and Pete,
Thank you very much for the photo of John Chrin's
grave monument. Thank you for doing with you do,
nice to know that folks like you care about
others.
Bob Harik
Added by Robert Harik on Mar 25, 2016 11:34 AM
JD STEPHENS, U.S. NAVY VETERAN
photo request for Dorothy Barcynski
Thank you for taking the time to fulfill this request. Your time and effort is greatly appreciated.
Again, Thank you!
JD
Added by JD STEPHENS, U.S. NAVY VE... on Mar 25, 2016 8:51 AM
JD STEPHENS, U.S. NAVY VETERAN
photo request for Raymond Barcynski
Thank you for taking the time to fulfill this request. Your time and effort is greatly appreciated.
Again, Thank you!
JD
Added by JD STEPHENS, U.S. NAVY VE... on Mar 25, 2016 8:48 AM
Kelvingrove
Sant at Holy Cross
Thanks so much for taking the time to visit the cemetery. I really appreciate it.
Added by Kelvingrove on Mar 25, 2016 8:19 AM
Iowa Owl
Shyda Photo
Thank you for taking the time to post the photo of Sgt. Shyda's gravestone. I really appreciate it.
Added by Iowa Owl on Mar 24, 2016 9:38 PM
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