|Mark's Mom (#46620026)|
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"Those who spend their time looking for the faults in others, Usually make no time to correct their own."|
Missing my son, Mark Allen Israels. II.
November 20, 1988
July 6, 2012
Losing a child is the most horrific pain one will ever feel.
The "Hillside Cemetery" in Reno was my motivation for Find A Grave. I had been a resident of Reno for 20 years before I knew of its existence. I finally found where the Hillside Cemetery was located and when I went there I was so appalled, outraged and shocked at the condition of the final resting place for many of Washoe County's finest citizens.
I started researching the cemetery online and found a survey prepared by Dolores Samuels Young and Mildred Chandler Pressell, back in 1955. Thank God, these ladies took the time to record all of the headstones that were legible at that time. Without their survey who knows how many people would have been forgotten.
I try everyday to find some little piece of information for the people buried in the Hillside Cemetery.
I try to post all information I find on a person, I believe it's sharing not stealing, especially if I take the time to research the information I find. Not everybody has the means to find the same information. I hate to think that a picture I found in a yearbook, or in a library and didn't share might have been a relative's only chance of seeing it. I'm forever grateful to others who shared pictures of my family with me. I also post obituaries especially from the 1800's. I think people like to see them. With that being said, I hope you see me as a contributor who wants to help in every way possible.
May God bless you and keep you safe in his loving arms.
Please be honest with me, if I entered a memorial and it was a family member of yours I am so willing and understanding to transfer them to you, but, please don't send me messages telling me I duplicated the memorial that you entered when it clearly shows that I entered mine in 2007 and you entered yours in 2010. Just say hey when I first started on Find A Grave I didn't realize you could transfer memorials over and I wanted to be the owner so I duplicated the memorial. It's not about numbers so I would've gladly transferred ownership over. But, don't try to be dishonest about it. I am always willing to transfer family.
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|Dian Price||La Porte cemetery|
I am creating pages for two people in the La Porte cemetery. I took pictures of the stones. Can you put those pictures on their pages for me? Sorry, I am a contributor for Find a Grave but haven't learned how to do this.
I too am a mother of a deceased child and one of these graves is his.
Thanks, Dian Price
|Larry Draughon||Joe Luchetti|
Thanks ever so much for making the corrections to "Joe" Luchetti's memorial It is greatly apprecited. Larry Draughon
|Larry Draughon||Robert F. Luchetti|
Thanks a million for linking Robert to his parents. They are buried in the Ely Cem., Ely, NV. Larry Draughon
|Larry Draughon||Betty Ann Luchetti|
Thanks so much for correcting Betty's Memorial. I really appreciate it. Larry Draughon
|Terryglass||Thanks for my Grandmother Lillie #16149861|
THIS THANKS IS LONG OVERDUE...
Thanks a bunch for transferring my Grandmother to me! I was able to see my Grandmother's Grave & now I can pass it down to my family thanks to you! Sincerely, Terryglass #47726414
|Frances Tryon||RE: Hillside Cemetery today|
Thank you so much. We have a facebook page (Hillside Cemetery Volunteers) and a web site hcpfoundation.squarespace.com Thank you so much for your support.
|Frances Tryon||RE: Hillside Cemetery today|
Thank you. I know you have done so much research and was hoping if families message you, you could have them e-mail us at email@example.com
Thank so much, Fran
|Frances Tryon||Hillside Cemetery today|
I have been working in Hillside Cemetery for 3 years now. It is in danger! Sierra Memorial Gardens (the cemetery authoriy) is in the process of trying to exhume remains from section 34 and 35. If you have family in this cemetery contact Hillside Cemetery Preservation Foundation at hcpfoundation.squarespace.com Thank you, we are hoping to save this amazing cemetery
|deanna french||RE: Washoe Co. H.H. Hogan|
Thank you very much "Mark's Mom".You are kind to share your photo's, and certainly appreciated.
|deanna french||Washoe Co. H.H. Hogan|
I am a Vermont Civil War buff, and am presently working on a project to identify the last resting places of many of our "Old Soldiers" that had ties to Vermont. i am asking you if I may use the photo you contributed to the memorial page of Henry Hogan, to post on the Vermont Civil War site? ( www.vermontcivilwar.org)> I may discover others that you have taken of soldiers with Vt. ties. I have lots to find. may I use those too?
You will receive credit for any photo used that's yours.
Thank you for your consideration.
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