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Eric Speck (#47954289)
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All photos of graves that I have posted were taken by me and may be copied freely and posted on other websites. There is no need to credit me or identify me when they are so used and no need to request permission beforehand. I won't be annoyed if you do anyway, but it really isn't necessary for the grave photos taken by me. Most photos of persons that I have posted were not taken by me. Please check the photo caption to determine the source (most often an obituary).

The photos were taken with a Sony Cybershot camera, which takes 4896x3672 (18M-pixel) images. The original JPG files are 6-7 MB in size. I then use GIMP, an open source image processing program that can be downloaded for free from, to rotate, crop and rescale the images. Usually I set the horizontal resolution to 1200 pixels, sometimes up to 1600 for panoramic scenes. I use a compression "quality" setting of 50 to 70, most often 60 to 65. The resulting picture files are usually 250 to 300 kB, with some up to 400 kB. Limiting the file size to that range allows snappy downloads when opening the image at full resolution.

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Dorothy M, Lewis
Cecilia "Czeslawa" Draniewicz Czajkowski
Thank you so very much for the update!
Added by Dorothy M, Lewis on Sep 19, 2015 9:04 PM
Ron August
RE: Vincent Joseph Colombo
Hello, I reposted the picture to the other memorial, so you can delete yours whenever you are ready. Also, I found you have another duplicate. I posted a photo to both individuals but as yours is the later created memorial I thought yours would be the one to remove. Your copy of the memorial is #109176541, and the original one is #33342341, and they both surround Luigi "Louis" Colombo.
Ron August
Added by Ron August on Sep 17, 2015 6:18 AM
jeff cox
Dugan - Forrest
Thanks for the corrections.. - Jeff
Added by jeff cox on Sep 14, 2015 2:48 PM
Richard A. Laughlin FAG 148551815
Thanks for pointing out my error. There are 2 men with the same name...
Added by Lindalee on Sep 14, 2015 12:14 AM
Peggy Bargen Duey
RE: Fidelia Hewitt Eckerd
Thank you for the proof. I added the marriage license info on her memorial.
Added by Peggy Bargen Duey on Sep 11, 2015 8:37 AM
Peggy Bargen Duey
Fidelia Hewitt Eckerd
Where did you obtain the info for the edits that you sent for her? I found the death certificate for Nancy Eckerd with those dates, but not the parents you have sent. I'm not sure the edits are correct for her.
Added by Peggy Bargen Duey on Sep 09, 2015 8:45 PM
William Brady
Isabelle Tracy

Thanks for the wonderful work you did for the Tracy family. It was more than I had hoped.

Kindest regards,

Added by William Brady on Aug 29, 2015 8:20 AM
Bobbi Keefe Rollins Johnson
Stanton Transfers
Thank you so much Eric. I sure appreciate these transfers!
Added by Bobbi Keefe Rollins Johns... on Aug 18, 2015 5:51 PM
Ron O'Brien
Mullarkey and Holahan families
Good morning Eric,

Thank you for adding the grave information for the Mullarkey and Holahan families buried in Cathedral Cemetery in Wilmington. The matriarchs of these families are sisters of my grandmother.

Would it be possible to transfer the care of the memorial to me? My Find a Grave #48515008.
The families I'm interested in are:

Mary Anne McCaffery Mullarkey # 112853925, John Mullarkey # 112853923, John Mullarkey (baby) # 112853922, Joseph A. Mullarkey # 112591410.
Catherine McCaffery Holahan # 110434205
, James Holahan # 110434206, Margaret Holahan (baby) # 110434207.

Thank you for your time,

Ron O'Brien
Added by Ron O'Brien on Aug 16, 2015 12:05 PM
Al Hibbard
Mary Comegys
Thank you so much for the transfer of this record. It is greatly appreciated.

Added by Al Hibbard on Aug 13, 2015 9:36 AM
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