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Sonia Sanchez Galarza (#47848895)
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Bio Photo I have always loved to visit cemeteries and thought it was a little weird until I found this website. Visiting a cemetary satisfies many of my favorite hobbies: plants ( Whenever I go, I walk around watering plants that people leave for their loved ones but are unable to come back and take care of), photography, and history. I especially like to visit old cemeteries to take pictures of the elaborate monuments. I'm really happy to discover there are thousands of you out there that feel the same.

I try to put as much information as I can find on the internet with each memorial and also try to include the source. Feel free to use any pictures of headstones and grave markers that I have uploaded on your family websites or Ancestry,com.

Every man's life is a fairy tale written by God's fingers. ~ Hans C. Andersen
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Patrick family
In regards to the Patrick family in Our Lady of Sorrows, I was wondering if you wouldn't mind transferring ownership to me? I would appreciate it. Thanks.
Added by Timmy on Jul 23, 2016 7:02 PM
LM Hahn
Jordan memorials in Mt Carmel
Thanks Sonia ~ I would very much appreciate you transferring my grandparents & uncles memorials to me! Keep up the good work!
Added by LM Hahn on Jul 20, 2016 7:21 PM
RE: Cyril and Mabel Farwell
well i have a few in Maryhill and St. Adalbert if you go to them!!! i can give you the names that are in both cemeteries if you want!!

Added by J B on Jul 06, 2016 3:38 PM
Cyril and Mabel Farwell
thank you for the grave stone photo of Mabel and Cyril Farwell!!! i really do appreciate it a lot!! hope you have a great day!!

Added by J B on Jul 06, 2016 10:29 AM
other cemeteries
hi there is there any chance you can help me out with other cemeteries such as Montrose, St. Luke, and Bohemian Cemeteries all in Chicago?? i do not mean to ask too much but i work a lot and my grandfather (who i live with) needs lots of help around the house!! if you are interested, please email me back and ill send out the names on my photo request list!! i would appreciate your help!!

Added by J B on Jul 02, 2016 2:41 PM
RE: Joanne and Barbara Colgan
thank you and i do its just i am not in Hillside very often!!! i am in des plaines so i mostly do All Saints, Ridgewood, Memory Gardens, and Wauconda Cemeteries.
Added by J B on Jul 01, 2016 1:50 PM
Joanne and Barbara Colgan
thank you for transferring Barbara and Joanne Colgan's memorials!! i really do appreciate it a lot!!

Added by J B on Jul 01, 2016 1:15 PM
Mount Carmel Cemetery
is there any chance you can do Mount Carmel Cemetery in Hillside?? i have 1 person in Mount Carmel Cemetery thats on my photo request list!! it is Mabel Farwell!! her burial location is on the photo request list!! i would appreciate it a lot!!

Added by J B on Jun 30, 2016 1:18 PM
RE: barbara and joanne colgan
you can create their memorials and transfer them to me!!! thank you very much for your help!! i really do appreciate it a lot!!

Added by J B on Jun 30, 2016 9:24 AM
Laura Aanenson
Frank J Romanowski
Good morning Cheryl,

Thank you for your suggested edits of the memorials above. Would you please provide the source of your information?

I appreciate your help keeping Find A Grave an accurate and valuable genealogical tool!

Added by Laura Aanenson on Jun 26, 2016 5:15 AM
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