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Barbara Masteller (#47168544)
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Hello to all, I have always liked walking through cemeteries marveling at how old some of the tombstones were.

My mother and I were the keepers of the family history. Mom passed away in 2008. Since her death, I have been trying to update the family history book and take pictures of the family tombstones so they won't be forgotten.

And then I came across findagrave and I got hooked.

It saddens me to see tombstones in disrepair, neglected and forgotten. It is awful when someone dies and there isn't anybody left to care. How many people are going to slip into
oblivion because their tombstone didn't last another winter?

When I put pictures on findagrave; if the wording on that tombstone disentegrates, then there will be a picture of that stone so maybe someone searching their ancestors will see the picture and care.

If you have any corrections or additions to any memorial I have put on or wish a transfer, use the edit tab on the memorial page. Any emails sent directly to me will be considered spam if it does not say find a grave in the subject line. If you wonder why your email is not answered, it was probably considered spam. I will only do additions,corrections,or transfers when the edit tab is used on the memorial page.

Because obituaries are copyrighted, I will not put them onto memorials. Please don't ask.

If you want a transfer of a relative it must be within the guidelines of findagrave.com.
Please have the courtesy to give your contributor number on your request.
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Messages left for Barbara Mastell... (59)[Leave Message]
Joanne
RE: William Litz
Thank -you Barbara
Added by Joanne on Sep 25, 2014 6:04 PM
Joanne
William Litz
Hi Barbara, Do you have any info on William Liz or does the person who provided the information? Do you know if William Litz remarried for a brief time after his wife's death to an Elmira Milligan Good? thank-you very much
Added by Joanne on Sep 25, 2014 3:49 AM
Trisha Galentine Mooney
Benjamin Galentne
Thank you so much for the transfer
Added by Trisha Galentine Mooney on Aug 11, 2014 4:26 PM
Jan Wint DeRosia
Bennett Van Horn
Thank you for your detailed biography of Bennett and the picture as well as of the stone. You have set a standard for maintainers of FindAGrave sites. Thank you again.
Jan
Added by Jan Wint DeRosia on Aug 05, 2014 2:58 PM
Wes Miller
RE: great grandparents transfers
no worries. And please know this - your work ad efforts ARE greatly appreciated. You created the start for this memorial. Please visit. You will see I have been able to add a great deal of additional information too. This makes these memorials meaningful to so many. And we do recognize that you initiated it by your hard work an effort.
Added by Wes Miller on Jul 04, 2014 1:13 PM
peggy fannin
Ruth Lobosco
Thank you so much. Peggy Fannin
Added by peggy fannin on Jul 01, 2014 8:59 AM
cbb
Shaw Trump
Hi Barbara,
Wanted to thank you for your help with the Trump/Shaw family links!

Chris
Added by cbb on Jun 30, 2014 11:06 AM
peggy fannin
Helen Lavella
Thank you very much. Helen was lady She suffered so bad from MS.
Added by peggy fannin on Jun 24, 2014 9:25 AM
Linda Stather
Thank you
Thank you so much for the picture of Sebastian Rosenhuber's and his wife's grave. I'm surprised that it is so large!

Linda Stather
Added by Linda Stather on Jun 21, 2014 9:01 AM
Stanley Tykarski
RE: annie & joseph photos
Thank you for the transfers and for the work you do on find a grave. I share the same sentiments that you express in your bio. It is meaningful work that all contributors do here. Thanks again, Stan
Added by Stanley Tykarski on May 11, 2014 6:06 PM
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