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Rebecca Boardman (#47499110)
 member for 3 years, 11 months, 5 days
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Bio Photo Most of the memorials I manage are in Rest-Haven Memorial Park. The cemetery has about 17,000 graves with just over 14,560 of them on Find-A-Grave. Rest-Haven has a mausoleum in addition to the cemetery. This cemetery has no upright gravestones, only flat ground level grave marker. The cemetery does not require that a grave be marked, so many graves have no markers.

I will be happy to make additions or corrections to the memorials I manage. If you have a correction, extra information or want a transfer please use the EDIT TAB on that individual's memorial. PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE A "Public Message" WHEN ASKING FOR EDITS OR TRANSFERS.

I enjoy genealogical research and spend time enhancing memorials as time permits. My primary task is adding new memorials to help people find their family and friends.
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Jonathon Mauser
Obits
Rebecca,

I did some looking into this several years ago when I started this hobby and I found out several things:

1) Eugene Register-Guard, and other digitized (microfiche) papers have relinquished copyright to private/derivative use of their work. Effectively, they are in the public domain.

2) Findagrave only disallows obits if you do not have permission. Since I only obtain papers from the public record, we have implicit permission to post.

3) Findagrave will remove contentious obits on their own and will not ban if you cease-and-desist.

Hope that helps, as I had the same concerns.
Added by Jonathon Mauser on Apr 01, 2015 3:16 PM
Jonathon Mauser
Obits
Recently you requested that I pull down obits from 'your' memorials. While I respect your decision not to post them yourself, I will not remove obits that are already posted. Most families I deal with are happy to have original obits for their own research. If anyone has a problem with an obit that I have posted, please have them contact me & I will remove it.
Added by Jonathon Mauser on Apr 01, 2015 8:28 AM
D. D. Thompson
RE: Dock Daughtry #74874162
Hello - a while ago you had sent me information to update the memorial. As I'm trying to transfer away all non-relative memorials, I figured since you had sent an update, you would be interested. If not, and if you really don't want the memorial, feel free to transfer it back and I'll hold it until I can find someone else to take it. Thanks.
Added by D. D. Thompson on Mar 29, 2015 3:48 PM
Retired Traveler
RE: Koffler obit
I have a copy now.

Thank you very much.

Mike
Added by Retired Traveler on Mar 20, 2015 12:22 PM
Retired Traveler
Koffler obit
Thank you very much for posting Clemens Koffler obit.

Mike
Added by Retired Traveler on Mar 20, 2015 10:51 AM
Laura Sireci Roman
Minney Memorials
Please let me know if you would like for me to transfer the Minney family memorials to you. I have no affiliation to them. I just added them to the site after going out to the graveyard. I plan on going back out soon to get more pics of a bunch of different gravesites in that cemetery so I will see if I can get some photos as well.
Added by Laura Sireci Roman on Mar 16, 2015 5:47 PM
Catherine Shively
Theresa Egger
Good Morning!
Theresa is my Great Grandfather's half sister. I didn't know her and my Great Grandpa Irving Russell a.k.a. Jack) passed away well before I was born but that is how I came to have the picture. It was in a box of photos my Grandfather received when his mother Gladys who was Irving's wife passed away. It is so far the only picture that I have of her that wasn't found on ancestry.com
Catherine
Added by Catherine Shively on Mar 12, 2015 11:49 AM
Diane Reich
Alfred Brewer
I have deleted the memorial. Thanks for the heads up about the duplication! Diane
Added by Diane Reich on Mar 10, 2015 1:02 AM
Eellitta
RE: Elenor Carter #67039783
I noticed that today when I got a reply back from findagrave, that they didn't put all of the vital statistics for Clio Genevieve's, that I sent. So I sent it again. So many times people on findagrave don't respond because they aren't active with the web site. Also, some people are just down right difficult. They think the site is for their own posterity rather than sharing their research. I don't understand that type of thinking.

I have also sent some information for Martha Elenor but I haven't received a response yet.
Eellitta
Added by Eellitta on Mar 09, 2015 12:29 PM
Barry Michie
RE: Posting Obits on Findagrave
I stand corrected.
Added by Barry Michie on Mar 07, 2015 5:42 PM
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