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Embalmu2 (#46834659)
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Bio Photo I have always been intrigued with the rich history found in cemeteries. My mom always took me (since I was a very small child) with her to put flowers on family members' graves and I suppose that started my love of cemeteries. I am a licensed funeral director/embalmer in MO and IL. I have personally photographed all of the markers at Oak Hill in Kirkwood and am now re-walking each garden to catch any that may have been missed or covered as well. I am using an interment spread sheet that I made for each garden made from the interment books. I have rewalked the following gardens in case you are still looking for a marker: All Public Lots, Eternal Love, Faith, Missouri, Riverview, and most of Hope. This should verify location and if someone really does not have a marker.

I have high numbers because I enjoy spending time in the boneyards with my camera, not because I am a records hoarder! This being said...

*Please note, I will not link family members I have no connection to personally. I don't want to assume and possibly place inaccurate information as fact. If you send me a request to link, I will transfer the record to you so don't be surprised!
*Please ask my permission before using my photos. I am happy to let you use them for ancestry purposes.

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Sue Curtis
Inez Hunter Devine
She is in Oak Hill Cemetery in Kirkwood Mo
Her full name is Mary Inez Hunter Devine #83013998 her husband was Harry George Devine 36213747 they have a dau in the same cemetery: Virginia Inez Devine Siler # 83380695 Virginia's husband's name is on her stone but no death date, he died in 1984 in Arkansas I am not sure if he is buried there can you find out? His name was Printis Hampton Siler #144121767. Thanks for your help...
Added by Sue Curtis on Mar 24, 2015 4:37 PM
Sue Curtis
Virginia Siler
Could you please also put the photo of the head stone on her husbands new listing #144121767. Thank you so much. Also Virginia's maiden name was Devine.
Added by Sue Curtis on Mar 24, 2015 4:09 PM
Vickie Smejkal
James Nugent FAG# 113202783
Thank you Embalmu2 for the transfer of James Nugent's memorial site. It is most appreciated.

Vickie Smejkal
Added by Vickie Smejkal on Mar 19, 2015 1:11 PM
Gracie's Grammy
Dwight Brinson

Missouri Death Certificate.

If it is incorrect let me know and I will delete it. Thanks
Added by Gracie's Grammy on Mar 18, 2015 10:55 PM
William Croghan
RE: Pvt Alfred Leath at Oak Hill
Hi...thanks so much for looking into this... I am 99% sure Alfred is buried there....
Added by William Croghan on Feb 21, 2015 10:46 AM
Judy Sporleder Davin
your transfer
You were the perfect person to 'take care' of my great aunt ! Thank you
Added by Judy Sporleder Davin on Jan 31, 2015 7:19 PM
Donna Solomon-Sasso-Bilicko
Alfred J Jackson
Sorry, just sent you a message before I read your whole Bio, if you would transfer Alfred to me I will add the info. Thank You
Added by Donna Solomon-Sasso-Bilic... on Dec 12, 2014 10:48 AM
Donna Solomon-Sasso-Bilicko
Alfred J Jackson # 67754822
Thank you for all your efforts. Alfred is my grandmother Carrie Z. Thompsons brother. His parents are: Maude Lula Looney Thompson #48918704 and Abraham Moses Jackson # 48918176. If you would be so kind as to add them so the family can be linked, thank you. Alfreds middle name is John, I know this from some Jackson family history notes my grandmother left.
Added by Donna Solomon-Sasso-Bilic... on Dec 12, 2014 10:33 AM
Diane Egan
Re: The Baumgardt's
Hello - Thank you so much for all of the time and efforts in taking the picture of my grandfather's brother and his wife headstone. Since I reside in northern WI and no longer drive, this is a wonderful service that you provided. I've tried to get their obits also from the St. Louis Library but have not had any luck as they do not respond. Any idea of how to proceed?
Thank you again for your kindness.
Added by Diane Egan on Nov 14, 2014 7:54 PM
Joanne Paisley
Re: the Nyfelers and Rhodes
Thank you for transferring the memorials to me. My husband and I have been taking pictures for a cemetery in Atchison, Kns. We know how much time and effort it takes to take the pictures and then post them, so we really appreciate your work. Thank you from all those who appreciate your work even though they may not send a thanks. Joanne
Added by Joanne Paisley on Nov 11, 2014 4:34 PM
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