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James Burke (#17941237)
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Bio Photo Hi all. I've had an interest in family history since I was very young. Following my grandfather's death in 1994, my aunt gave me some of his old records, including a baptismal certificate that was written in Polish. It was then that I began doing some serious research into my Borowski, Schorer, De Lille, and Day family lines. I feel very strongly about remembering and paying tribute to those who have gone before.

Please take a moment to visit my unforgettable mother:

Marie Constance De Lille Burke

My beloved brother:

Richard Michael "Rick" Burke

My grandparents:

Henry De Lille
Elise "Elsie" Day De Lille
John Anthony Borowski
Mildred Mary Schorer Borowski Bowen,

A sincere thank you goes out to all the kind souls who leave flowers and messages on the memorials I've posted here, and also to the many wonderful people who are so willing to voluntarily post photos of my loved ones' headstones. It truly means more than I could ever say.

"We are defined by whom we have lost..."
- Anna Quindlen



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Pamela
Cecelia Vittoria
Hi
I was wondering if you would transfer management of Cecelia Vittoria #61183308 to me. She is my father's aunt.
Thank you
Pam
Added by Pamela on Sep 20, 2016 6:19 PM
Stan Ulrich
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James,
Thanks for the reply. Please do NOT remove the photo. Copying it and posting it was fine. I was interested in seeing if you were related in some way.
Stan
Added by Stan Ulrich on Sep 13, 2016 2:25 PM
Kathie
RE: John B @ StL Calvary
The hole was dug out... so maybe soon.

k
Added by Kathie on Sep 12, 2016 8:00 PM
Stan Ulrich
Photo
James,
You posted a photo for Mauritz F Johnson who died on WW II D-day in France (Army Air Corp). It looks like the photo I added on Ancestry.com. I was wondering if you have any relationship to Mauritz Johnson. He is my uncle.
Stan Ulrich
Added by Stan Ulrich on Sep 11, 2016 9:24 PM
Scott Neidert
Arnold A. Wildt
Do you have any information on Arnold A. Wildt? I see you added his picture. I am looking for a good picture and information. I am doing research into the plane crash he was in, in order to get a proper memorial marker at the crash site. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Scott Neidert
(419) 231-3338
scott.neidert7@gmail.com
Added by Scott Neidert on Sep 01, 2016 7:44 AM
Allegra Andersen
Knudson parents?
Found next to Oswald's gravestone were 2 stones that could be his parents. Email me and I'll send them: allegraand@gmail.com.

Allegra Andersen
Added by Allegra Andersen on Aug 21, 2016 6:20 PM
Allegra Andersen
Knudson parents?
Added by Allegra Andersen on Aug 21, 2016 6:18 PM
Becky Ramsey
RE: Findagrave Photos
Thank you. Becky
Added by Becky Ramsey on Aug 15, 2016 6:04 PM
Kathie
RE: John B @ StL Calvary
No worries

It has been pretty wet here, okay we gotten 4 inches so far this month, almost 8 in July. And it has been HOT, personally that is worst.

If you want to just re-request in about a month, with an Info bubble of this will be a new stone. We have a google spread sheet that 4-5 of us share to get the request done more effectively. We are pretty good about doing the sections that have maps (no maps for 5 or 16). If you want to read more, see my page.

We will continue to keep checking once we get the re-request, until we can fulfill.
Kathie
Added by Kathie on Aug 15, 2016 2:06 PM
Melody OC
Hugh Yett @ Cherokee Memorial Park, Lodi, CA
Cherokee Memorial Park implemented a new policy for ME (they know that I am not related to any persons buried at Cherokee)and, they will no longer give me plot location information.

If you would please call Cherokee ( Cherokee Memorial Park: 209-367-3082 ) and get the plot location for me, I will be very happy to get a photo of the headstones for you.

I go to Cherokee every day for my walking exercise!
Added by Melody OC on Aug 15, 2016 1:11 PM
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