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Vera Mikell Sodek (#46914014)
 member for 9 years, 26 days
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Bio Photo I enjoy contributing to Find A Grave. It's a great way to create a permanent memorial of our family, friends and loved ones.

I will be happy to transfer memorials to a family member or friend. If you find mistakes or duplications, please let me know so I can correct them.

God Bless You All,

Please stop by and visit my Dad and leave flowers if you like.


By Thelma Greene Reagan

Today we walked where others walked
On a lonely, windswept hill;
Today we talked where other cried
For Loved Ones whose lives are stilled.

Today our hearts were touched
By graves of tiny babies;
Snatched from the arms of loving kin,
In the heartbreak of the ages.

Today we saw where the grandparents lay
In the last sleep of their time;
Lying under the trees and clouds -
Their beds kissed by the sun and wind.

Today we wondered about an unmarked spot;
Who lies beneath this hollowed ground?
Was it a babe, child, young or old?
No indication could be found.

Today we saw where Mom and Dad lay.
We had been here once before
On a day we'd all like to forget,
But will remember forever more.

Today we recorded for kith and kin
The graves of ancestors past;
To be preserved for generations hence,
A record we hope will last.

Cherish it, my friend; preserve it, my friend,
For stones sometimes crumble to dust
And generations of folks yet to come
Will be grateful for your trust.

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Norvelle Leigh Jordan Jr
Thank you Vera for creating the memorial
for my grand father and grand mother in
Lee Jordan
Added by Norvelle Leigh Jordan Jr on Jun 01, 2016 7:27 PM
Linda Ellington
Bailey Finley Williamson
Thanks you so much for transferring his memorial over to me I really appreciate. This is a very interesting family with a lot of history. I hope you liked the photo I added.
Added by Linda Ellington on May 28, 2016 6:42 PM

I appreciate all the time and effort you have done in photographing and posting grave sites of beloved people from the past. I would like to request a transfer of the following family members to me so I can manage them. They are in Alachua County, FL in Evergreen Cemetery.
John Lee Saunders
Effie Saunders
Woodrow Saunders
Luther Saunders

Thank you,
Darlene Bruner
Added by DBruner on May 22, 2016 10:17 PM
Clara King Bell-remove SPOUSE Please
Dear Vera,
I made an error with my submission of Charles Homer Bell as spouse of Clara King Bell. Please remove him as spouse. Thank you for your help. I apologize for my mistake.
Added by Dalton on Mar 19, 2016 6:52 AM
Added by Travelingal on Mar 13, 2016 6:27 AM
Elizabeth Olmstead
Randolph Ford
No. The memorial for Randolph is a cenotaph. Please refer to the F.A.Q.s for the interpretation as cenotaph are indeed acceptable.

This one has all the requirements as well which include a photo of the marker as well as location etc.

To have a cenotaph is an honor.

The Honolulu cemetery has no burials at all. Only ce notaphs as well as quite a few other cemeteries mostly set up by the government in honor of those who gave their lives for honor.
Added by Elizabeth Olmstead on Mar 12, 2016 2:31 PM
Barbara Wilson Krause
Samuel Hill Spencer and wife Mary Anne Cole Spencer transfers
Vera, OH!! my friend, so kind of you to transfer the above memorials. Your kindness so much appreciated.
Added by Barbara Wilson Krause on Mar 07, 2016 12:26 PM
Barbara Wilson Krause
Samuel Hill Spencer and wife Mary Anne Cole Spencer transfers
Vera, OH!! my friend, so kind of you to transfer the above memorials. Your kindness so much appreciated.
Added by Barbara Wilson Krause on Mar 07, 2016 12:26 PM
Michael Pafford
Robert Lee Tomlinson
on his memorial #28535307, did you realize you posted his obit 3 times?
Added by Michael Pafford on Feb 28, 2016 12:32 PM
Marie and Bruce Newell
Forest Meadows Memorial Park
Hi Vera,
We respectfully request permission to use the cemetery sign photo in our online tree. Marie has a cousin interred there and the photo will make a great addition.

Thanks for your consideration.

Marie and Bruce Newell
Added by Marie and Bruce Newell on Feb 09, 2016 10:23 AM
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