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mourninglory (#47048056)
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Bio Photo I want to Thank everyone who sends me edits.......i sometimes don't take the time to do this after approving them...........
So Thank You........
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Karen M.
RE: Calvin Futch

Still trying to find her father. When I do will give his memorial number to you.

Added by Karen M. on Jun 15, 2016 2:16 AM
Peter Joseph ("PJ") Braun
Danke Shoen for your transfer of Charles Otto Ford memorial
Just a quick note to express my appreciation for BOTH initially creating this Find A Grave memorial as a service to the larger community AND for your kindness in transferring it over to my care.

I'll get busy adding my research data. Namaste. "PJ"
Added by Peter Joseph ("PJ") Braun on Jun 13, 2015 9:00 AM
melissa w
RE: Hi Again!
Thank you very much, I agree with you! But you would be surprized at how some are very protective over there photos? :). Then again, you have taken tons and tons of photos.

Thank you for your time and effort! I really appreciate it.
Added by melissa w on Jun 11, 2015 5:24 AM
melissa w
Hi Again!
I don't remember if I asked you this already..
But do I have permission to use and upload your gravestone pictures? I have many family members that you have taken and I would like to add them to my tree.

Most of them are Murrays and Kraemers.
Added by melissa w on Jun 10, 2015 10:59 PM
Petoskey History 1852-2002
Alice Fox Brecheisen
Thanks, again!
Added by Petoskey History 1852-200... on May 20, 2015 10:10 AM
Petoskey History 1852-2002
John L. Brecheisen
Many thanks! I appreciate it.
Added by Petoskey History 1852-200... on May 19, 2015 9:17 PM
J. A. Delcamp
RE: David Kopkau
Here is the Obit. I found it online at:

Regards, JAD

Posted Oct. 7, 2009 at 12:01 AM
Updated Oct 7, 2009 at 7:13 AM

David B. “Cupcake” Kopkau, age 55, of Sand Lake passed away Oct. 5, 2009.
He was born Sept. 5, 1954, in Charlevoix, Mich., the son Dale and Carla (Shepard) Bolser. David served on the Sand Lake Volunteer Fire Department and was a Junior Govenor of the Moose Lodge in Brooklyn. He served his country in the U.S. Army.
David is survived by his daughter, Rishel Bolser, and son-in-law, Donald E. Bolser, of Toledo; his son, Paul Kopkau of New York; his grandchildren, Savanah, Cody and Sadie; his parents, Dale and Carla Bolser of East Jordan; one brother, Bryan (Shelly) Bolser of East Jordan; one sister, Peggy Bolser of Westland; and his former wife of 24 years, Deborah Soldner of Tipton.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Vail and Clarabell Shepard; and best friend, Gary “Butch” Hull.
Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 9, 2009, at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Adrian, with the Rev. Lloyd Jewett officiating. Military Honors will be performed by the Onsted American Legion and the U.S. Army Reserve Honor Guard. Visitation will be on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
A luncheon will follow the funeral service at 1 p.m. at the Brooklyn Moose Lodge, located off U.S. 12 behind the Twin Towers in the Irish Hills. Send condolences and view David’s video tribute at
Added by J. A. Delcamp on May 16, 2015 3:17 PM
J. A. Delcamp
David Kopkau
Hello MG, I went out to the Tipton/Franklin Twp. Cem. and did a quick walk around looking for David's stone, but I did not find it, so I called the funeral home from the obit. and they said he was cremated and they didn't know if he was buried or not. I have seen 2 references of him being at Tipton and one in Jackson, so like you said, leave your memorial where it is and perhaps someone will be able to fill in the blanks. Regards, JAD
Added by J. A. Delcamp on May 14, 2015 5:02 PM
You Are Welcome
Thank you so much for your reply regarding my comment to Chris West! I was hesitant to respond to him because I did not want to create conflict with anyone but at the same time, I felt as if he in some way invaded my privacy & was, for lack of a better word, "picking" on me. I appreciate Mr. West doing his part to make Find A Grave as accurate as possible but in viewing comments he has posted to others, I feel as if he just doesn't come across in a helpful manner but one that seems to belittle you. Although this is not the way I would ask for edits/corrections, we are all different & I do not believe Mr. West has anything other than good intentions on this site. I also want to say that he did bring to my attention two memorials in which I had incorrectly entered names & I happily fixed them. In my opinion, my personal pet memorials are just simply irrelevant to anyone outside of my family & how I list them is up to me! Thanks again. Hope you have a wonderful day! -Slick
Added by Slick on May 10, 2015 11:06 AM
Roxanne D
Maple Lawn
Hey mourningglory ... nice to hear from you again. Please don't go out of your way as it's not an emergency. Just whenever you have time. You've certainly helped me out tons of times and I appreciate all you've done. Thank you.
Added by Roxanne D on May 09, 2015 10:59 PM
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