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Jerry Reiswig-82nd Airborne (#46924896)
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Bio Photo I live in Sheridan County North Dakota.
I am a retired farmer.
I was in the Army 82nd Airborne,Fort Bragg,North Carolina 1964-1967.
I am into genealogy for a few yrs.
My family lines are the Reiswig's, Triebwasser's, Henne's & Schaefer's.
A new hobbie is taking photo's of grave markers.
And I will do transferes on request. Anyone can use any photo or info I have posted..

"We are all volunteers on this great site. We do not own the memorials. We are merely caretakers." (-Dr. Andree)

"When the people fear their government, there is tyranny;
When the government fears the people, there is liberty."
Thomas Jefferson.

"Man is not free unless government is limited." Ronald Reagan.

Words are things; and a small drop of ink
Falling like dew upon a thought, produces
That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think.
Lord Byron, (1788-1824)

Happiness keeps you Sweet...Trials keep you Strong...Sorrows keep you Human...Failures keep you Humble...Success keeps you Glowing...But Only Friends and Faith keep you Going.

"Words of Wisdom" sent to me by a Friend.

"Those who take no interest in the deeds of their ancestors are not likely to do anything worthy to be remembered by their descendants."
-Unknown.

"The German is like a willow.
No matter which way you bend him,
he will always take root again."
~ Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn

"The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of God stands forever." ~~Isaiah 40:8

THE RECORDING OF A CEMETERY
BY THELMA GREENE REAGAN
Today we walked where others walked
On a lonely, windswept hill;
Today we talked where others cried
For loved ones whose lives are stilled.
Today our hearts were touched
By graves of tiny babies;
Snatched from the arms of loving kin,
In the heartbreak of the ages.
Today we saw where the grandparents lay
In the last sleep of their time;
Lying under the trees and clouds -
Their beds kissed by the sun and wind.
Today we wondered about an unmarked spot;
Who lies beneath this hollowed ground?
Was it a babe, child, young or old?
No indication could be found.
Today we saw where Mom and Dad lay.
We had been here once before
On a day we'd all like to forget,
But will remember forever more.
Today we recorded for kith and kin
The graves of ancestors past;
To be preserved for generations hence,
A record we hope will last.
Cherish it, my friend; preserve it, my friend,
For stones sometimes crumble to dust
And generations of folks yet to come
Will be grateful for your trust.

WILL AND TESTAMENT

WHEN I DIE I WILL NOT END
THO MY BODY TURNS TO DUST.
I'LL TRAVEL WIDELY THROUGH THE STARS
WITH FEWER CARES, I TRUST.
SO FIND A PLACE TO LAY MY BONES
MY MUSCLE, HAIR, AND SKIN.
THEN PLANT A TREE ATOP MY CHEST
FOR LIFE TO START AGAIN.
LET HER ROOTS ENTWINE MY RIBS
AND TEAR APART MY COFFIN.
IT MATTERS NOT THE LEAST TO ME,
I'LL BE IN HER BRANCHES, LAUGHIN'.
WHEN I'VE PUNCHED MY TIME ON EARTH,
WITH NO MORE NEED OF CLOCKS,
I'LL GO TO FIND THE NEXT NEW ME.
PLANT THIS LAST ME IN A BOX.
By: DIENNA GENTHER - 2005
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Joy
RE: Cherokee Memorial Park
You are most welcome. It was my pleasure, as always.
Added by Joy on Aug 19, 2014 2:55 PM
Rhonda_RMS
RE: Restlawn Memory Gardens
You are very welcome :)
Added by Rhonda_RMS on Aug 13, 2014 11:31 AM
Ann
RE: Daniel Rowland
Jerry,
Would you like me to transfer Daniel to either you or Everal? The last time I heard from Everal was shortly before back surgery, maybe 5 years ago.
Ann
Added by Ann on Jul 30, 2014 11:04 AM
Ann
RE: Belcrest Memorial Park
You are welcome.
Added by Ann on Jul 28, 2014 3:31 PM
lucinda dause
Minnie Dause
Hi Jerry I am doing a genealogy search and Minnie Schwartz is my great grandmother. I am trying to piece together the Reiswig name and any other information about her you may would be wonderful. Thank you, Lucinda
Added by lucinda dause on Jul 22, 2014 3:26 PM
Joy
RE: Cherokee Memorial Park
You are most welcome. It was my pleasure.
Added by Joy on Jul 21, 2014 10:00 AM
jane austin
RE: Waterman Cemetery
No problem! Happy to help. ;)
Added by jane austin on Jul 21, 2014 9:48 AM
jane austin
RE: Waterman Cemetery
Glad to help any time that I can! :)
Added by jane austin on Jul 20, 2014 4:11 PM
Terry Herth
RE: Mennonite Bretheren Cemetery
You're very welcome, Jerry. Glad I could help with your request. THANK YOU very much for your service to our country!
Added by Terry Herth on Jul 15, 2014 9:14 AM
Jackie Pauley
Katherina Suelzle
Jerry thank you so much for doing my request. I very much appreciate it.
JPauley
Added by Jackie Pauley on Jul 13, 2014 1:12 AM
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