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Debra A. Felger (#47138953)
 member for 6 years, 5 months, 19 days
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Bio Photo I live in Columbiana County in Northeastern Ohio. Since I started my family history research, I have been amazed at the unknown family members I have found so close to my home. I want to honor them by adding them to this site. Thank you to all who place flowers on their memorials. I am a member of the Columbiana County and Mahoning County Chapters of the Ohio Genealogical Society.

Researching: Felger, Naughton, Stanyard, Miller, Bailey, Lind, Lynn/Linn, Sherry, Cranston, Forney, Stallsmith, Hauptmann, Huch, Hull, Stump, VanFossan/VanFossen, Thoman, Summer(s), Baker, Hartje, & Rukenbrod (to name a few).

NOTE: I am working closely with my cousin, Joseph Chaplow, and some of my entries are his family. Preference on transfers will go to him.

PLEASE, if you are going to require documentation for edit changes, provide a means of contact on your profile other than a public message or SAC. I can't post a death certificate or obituary to them. Common sense?

PLEASE DO NOT USE MY PERSONAL PHOTOS. Any other use or republishing of them is not permitted. It is a violation of FindaGrave guidelines. If you have an interest in someone, please email me. However, you may copy any headstone picture I've added for your own family tree use. The exception would be using my photos when creating a duplicated FindaGrave memorial. This is not allowed and is against the guidelines. A notation that I was the photographer would be appreciated, if only to assist others who may want to contact me about family. I've received a lot of help in obtaining family headstone pictures from other researchers and want to pay it forward. Thank you.

Please check the cemetery before you make an entry to avoid duplications. I welcome any corrections to information I have entered. I try to be as accurate as possible, but sometimes receive conflicting information. Please don't be surprised, shocked, or outraged by an error. I'm human. PLEASE use the suggest a correction tab on the individual memorial. Changes won't be made from messages posted on this page. I cannot add children as links if I don't know where they are buried. Amazingly, I've been asked to do this.

I usually transfer out-of-guidelines unless it's someone in my family or the requester does not transfer their own entries in that manner. I will only transfer my family members according to the guidelines. A reminder regarding transfers, please remember...just because you are related to someone doesn't mean someone else isn't. Please see F-A-G guidelines regarding transfers. *"The goal is not to "own" every memorial of those to whom you are related. The ultimate goal should be to have meaningful, accurate memorials that honor those who have passed away, regardless of who created the memorial or who maintains it." It is not necessary to request a transfer in order to add information or links to family. I can do that.

I ask you to remember that the members of this site are volunteers, both for entries and photo requests. They spend time and money to do this out of a love of the past, to memorialize those who have gone before, and in remembrance of beloved family members. It requires cooperation and teamwork. If you don't like to do these things, I respectfully ask that you choose another hobby.

"Genealogy, begins as an interest, becomes a hobby, continues as an avocation and in the last stages, is an incurable disease."
Author Unknown

I found this on the profile of another contributor: A fellow by the name of Banksey is credited with a quote. What he said goes something like this: You die twice. Once when you stop breathing... and a second time... later on... when your name is said for the last time.

***Please remember this precious child and his family: Camden Fairchild.***

***Please remember this young man, a Fallen Graver, who loved what he did and helped many people: Coady Hatlen. He is missed.***

Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Matthew 5:4

"Do not stand on my grave and weep,
I am not there, I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow.
I am the diamond glints on snow.
I am the sunlight on ripened grain.
I am the gentle autumn rain.
When you awaken in the mornings hush
I am the swift uplifting rush
Of quiet birds in circled flight.
I am the soft stars that shine at night.
Do not stand at my grave & cry;
I am not there, I did not die."
~Mary Frye

Scatter me not to the restless winds
Nor toss my ashes to the sea.
Remember now those years gone by
When loving gifts I gave to thee.
Remember now the happy times
The family ties are shared.
Don't leave my resting place unmarked
As though you never cared.
Deny me not one final gift
For all who came to see.
A simple lasting proof that says
I loved and you loved me.
(by D.H.Cramer)
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Messages left for Debra A. Felger (223)[Leave Message]
Penny Blosser
RE: William Tate
Any time - Glad I could help. My husbands great grandmother is buried in the same section. Been there many times.
Added by Penny Blosser on Nov 25, 2015 11:38 AM
Penny Blosser
RE: William Tate
On it. Glad I could help. If you look up the Bilger name, IE John Bilger - there is a lady that requested that group.
Added by Penny Blosser on Nov 25, 2015 10:09 AM
Penny Blosser
William Tate
William is buried it the same plot as Bilger. There are also a Maggie Tate (1895-1902) and a Sarah Tate (1872-1901) which I also took pictures of the stones. If you would like them as well, please let me know.

I am from the Dayton, Ohio area but have relatives in the Salem, Ohio area. So I can not just "run out and take more photos".
Added by Penny Blosser on Nov 25, 2015 7:53 AM
Love in Family
RE: R C Chandler
let him know I will transfer if he would like to manage memorial bren
Added by Love in Family on Nov 08, 2015 8:12 AM
Love in Family
R C Chandler
thank you so much for the family connections which have been added at your request. You were given credit for these connections, thank you for all you do with find a grave for as long as it remains free it is all that some people have as a resource in finding family. Should you need to manage this memorial I will transfer., thanks again bren
Added by Love in Family on Nov 08, 2015 6:07 AM
Linda Bunch
Harold Gilbert
Hi Debra, I happen to have a headstone photo for
Harold # 139115513, I was just driving though Kerr Cemetery taking pics from my car window, ans I got him. I put it up last night.
Added by Linda Bunch on Nov 06, 2015 10:33 AM
Virginia Alice Deem/Jenkins
RE: Relative
Thanks again, I will see if I can find something with that name.
Added by Virginia Alice Deem/Jenki... on Oct 26, 2015 11:25 AM
Virginia Alice Deem/Jenkins
RE: Relative
Thanks for answering back, I thought with your last name of Felger you were related. Well, another mystery unsolved. Thanks again.
Added by Virginia Alice Deem/Jenki... on Oct 26, 2015 8:58 AM
Virginia Alice Deem/Jenkins
Hi Debra, Laura Mae Deem was my 2nd cousin 1xrmvd. I am doing my family history. Her daughter, Laura Evelyn Riggs Felger Norton, on her Soc Sec Application she signed it Laura Evenlyn Felger and then Laura E Norton. My question is, who was the Norton that she married? Thanks for helping, Alice
Added by Virginia Alice Deem/Jenki... on Oct 26, 2015 7:57 AM
Cheryl White
Raymond P. Summers
Just a note to let you know I have added an obit and the cemetery info for Raymond on his page in Mount Hope Cemetery in Topeka. Hope there is info there that you can use.
Added by Cheryl White on Oct 16, 2015 4:18 PM
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