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SMD (#47607515)
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Josephine Arthur
Thank you for taking the photo. I can't believe how quick that was.
Added by Judyvv on Jun 12, 2016 6:35 PM
Eleanor Willits
Thank you for taking the photo.
Added by Judyvv on Jun 10, 2016 8:39 AM
RE: Hillcrest Lawn Memorial
Do you want me to "public message? it? If not send me your e-mail at and I will e-mail it to you. I am hoping since you have access to the records you might have better luck with this than I did.
Added by Judyvv on Jun 01, 2016 11:16 AM
Hillcrest Lawn Memorial
I don't know if you are back in Montana and working on the Mausoleum again or not. I have a list of 22 names that are shown as being entombed there that I am pretty sure aren't there. Most of the obituaries say the service in as Hillcrest Chapel so people just presume they are entombed there. I have tried to tell several of them that that isn't the case but they don't pay any attention. If you are interested in the list and want to check to see if they are actually there, let me know and I will send it to you.
Added by Judyvv on Jun 01, 2016 9:49 AM
Karee Pyle
Jo Ann Coryell Fors-89752780
Thank you for trying to find the graves of Jo Ann & Edward Forslund , you had indicated you might be able to find copies of there obits, I do not know if this would give any info on the burial, seems like Highland cemetery has a complicated system with a number of unmarked graves, Her Mother Isabel Malinda Myers is buried there (50867563- Plot Section C, I would so appreciate your help on the obits, I will hold off on deleting the cemetery info for awhile.
Thank you again for your help
Added by Karee Pyle on Apr 19, 2016 11:25 AM
Steve Trudgeon
John Slaughter - Photo Request
Thank you for you help, although too bad to hear the office does not have a record of his burial there. I've passed along the info to the manager of the memorial.

Added by Steve Trudgeon on Apr 18, 2016 3:07 PM
Jennifer Lipe
RE: Transfer
Thank you,mI appreciate it very much. :)
Added by Jennifer Lipe on Mar 15, 2016 9:46 PM
RE: Brooks Cemetey
You're welcome, so glad we could help!
Added by Tina&James on Feb 02, 2016 7:47 AM
Hillcrest Mausoleum
I am very impressed with the work you have done on Hillcrest. That must have been quite a job.
I don't know if you are familiar with the work of Rob Minteer. He posted lots of memorials in Cascade county using lists he found on-line. These lists don't contain a lot of info and also contain a lot of incorrect info. For instance, if they were in doubt about the spelling of a name they posted it in any possible way. I have spent the last few years working with Rob trying to get rid of as many of the duplicates and wrong spellings as possible and to add at least death dates. He has been pretty easy to work with.
I recently started working on Hillcrest. I was surprised to see 280 memorials without markers when I started. I guess I didn't realize you could be entombed there without a marker. I have asked him to delete quite a few incorrect spellings which he has done. I noticed yesterday that for some reason instead of deleting his incorrect spelling he changed the spellings to reflect the same spelling as your memorial. Then you were posting your photos to his memorials. For this I apologize to you. He has never taken that approach before.
I am not done with Hillcrest but am leaving town until the end of the year so I wanted you to know what is going on.
I also wanted to point out to you that I have noticed a lot of more current memorials being posted to Hillcrest just because it says in the obit that the memorial service will be at Hillcrest. I have notified quite a few people that I don't think their memorial belongs in Hillcrest because it does not say they are being entombed there and that Schnider just uses their chapel for their services. Of course, most of them have just ignored me.
It appears you had access to the records when you were photoing the mausoleum. Maybe if you contact these people and tell them that the name doesn't show up in the records they will listen to you.
It is pretty easy to pick them out. If you ask for a list of memorials with no photo you can see the more recent postings. The postings I made specifically said they were being entombed at Hillcrest but I have yet to find one done by anyone else that actually says that.
I don't know if you are interested in trying to get these deleted but thought I would let you know.
Again, great job on Hillcrest!
Added by Judyvv on Dec 18, 2015 9:02 AM
FAG Memorials #142808988 and #142808707
These are my Grandparents.Esther's name was misspelled on her plaque ("h" was left out of her name). I would like to request transfer of management of their memorials.
Thank you.
Added by TL on Dec 16, 2015 7:54 PM
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