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Embalmu2 (#46834659)
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Bio Photo I have always been intrigued with the rich history found in cemeteries. My mom always took me (since I was a very small child) with her to put flowers on family members' graves and I suppose that started my love of cemeteries. I am a licensed funeral director/embalmer in MO and IL. I have personally photographed all of the markers at Oak Hill in Kirkwood and am now re-walking each garden to catch any that may have been missed or covered as well. I am using an interment spread sheet that I made for each garden made from the interment books. I have rewalked the following gardens in case you are still looking for a marker: All Public Lots, Eternal Love, Faith, and most of Hope. This should verify location and if someone really does not have a marker.

I have high numbers because I enjoy spending time in the boneyards with my camera, not because I am a records hoarder! This being said...

*Please note, I will not link family members I have no connection to personally. I don't want to assume and possibly place inaccurate information as fact. If you send me a request to link, I will transfer the record to you so don't be surprised!
*Please ask my permission before using my photos. I am happy to let you use them for ancestry purposes.
Thanks!

Janis
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Linda
Find A Grave Memorial# 129388987
Can you make these corrections. Her name is Barbara Ellen Kallmbah (Brown). She was born Jul. 21, 1963 in St. Louis, MO and also died in St. Louis. If you could link her to her mom's grave Ella May Kallmbah, Find A Grave Memorial# 68859593
that would be nice.

Barb was my 1st cousin and her mom Ella May was my Aunt.

Thanks,

Linda White
Added by Linda on Sep 18, 2014 4:22 PM
Barbara Muir
re FAG Photos
Many thanks for your work in recording grave markers/photos on the Find a Grave Website. I wonder if your photos are copyright or am I allowed to add them to my family tree on Ancestry.com. I will give you the photo credit eg Photo Credit: Thanks to “Elbalmu2”, Find a Grave Website, Memorial no .. photo used with permission.
Regards Barb Muir-Melbourne Victoria Australia



Added by Barbara Muir on Sep 16, 2014 12:25 AM
Helene Hamm
Ragan transfer
Many thanks for the Roy M. Ragan transfer. The promised additional bio info and links have now been added. Your help and consideration is appreciated. :)
Added by Helene Hamm on Sep 07, 2014 5:38 PM
Annita
Earnest Alfred Johnson
I appreciate the photo of Earnest Alfred Johnson's place of burial, even it it is unmarked. He was my great uncle. I know this took quite a lot of effort on your part. Thanks again!
Added by Annita on Sep 02, 2014 5:31 AM
NickTrack
Evalena Bowen Nickell
Hope this finds you well. Thank you so much for taking the photo of my grandmothers headstone! I really appreciate it.

Through my college, our family used to visit these graves at Memorial Day. I would occasionally visit the graves while traveling on business in St. Louis. Now, I have not been there for at least a dozen years.

Thanks again from Chicagoland!

NickTrack
Randy Nickell
Added by NickTrack on Sep 01, 2014 9:26 PM
irene orbin
Edward McCormack
I forgot to add, that I would like your permission to use your photo for my family tree.
Have a great day,
Irene
Added by irene orbin on Aug 21, 2014 9:08 PM
irene orbin
Edward McCormack
Hi,
I've come across the headstone you photographed (92528736)for McCormack, Edward and Mabel. First, I would like to express my appreciation for your kindness in taking these pictures and posting them for families to see. Second, I believe this is my grandfather's headstone. I don't know if you have any other information that you can add, but if you do, I would love to have it.
Thank you again,
Irene
Added by irene orbin on Aug 21, 2014 9:07 PM
Theresa
Maria Florian
Thank you so much for sending the Walker family over to me. I am still missing their daughter Maria Florian #66813465. You sent me a Marcia Florian, a child buried with her mother, but do not know if she is buried with Maria or another Florian.

Again thank you.
Theresa
Added by Theresa on Aug 19, 2014 3:30 PM
Jerry Prouhet
Charle J Stephens
Hi Embalmu2, thank you very much for the photo of Charles J Stephens' Gravestone. I hope you don't mind, but I am going to put in another Photo Request for his Gravestone. Could you please clean off the lower left hand corner where his birth date is at, so we can see his full birth date. Also, do you have his Burial Plot location?

Thank you very much for your time, Jerry
Added by Jerry Prouhet on Aug 16, 2014 9:43 PM
Theresa
Mary Jane Fish
Could you please transfer Mary Jane Fish #66813463 to me so I can add her and her info to our family.
Thank you,
Theresa
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Added by Theresa on Aug 12, 2014 5:42 PM
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