|Leilani Oliver Chung (#46611272)|
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THE RECORDING OF A CEMETERY |
BY THELMA GREENE REAGAN
Today we walked where others walked
On a lonely, windswept hill;
Today we talked where others 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 hallowed 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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|Z||Parker graves at Laie Cemetery|
i stopped by there on my way to tacobell and found the grave and they are in good shape. someone very recently placed flowers and leis on the graves and i didnt want to disturb the offerings. if it doesnt bother you that the block the inscriptions than i can stop by again later this week or the next and take pictures or maybe by then the flower etc have been removed?
Added by Z on Apr 20, 2015 7:38 PM
|Countrygirl69||Benjamin F. Wallace|
It's me, Kathy again Leilani. I forgot to add Robert C. Wallace should be added to Benjamin's list of children, b. 1901 and he should also be added to Lavinia Marlar Wallace children. Thanks again.
|Countrygirl69||Ella Georgia Wallace|
Hi,Leilani, This is cousin Kathy. Could you add my Grandmother, Ella Georgia Wallace (1884-1941)to Benjamin Wallace's children. Georgia and Dettie should also be added under Benjamin's second wife, Lavinia Marlar Joiner Clements. Georgia, Oliver and Dettie are Lavinia's children, rather than Brunette Martin's. Thank's, hope all is well with the family.
|Sherry SH||Alexander Jarret photo req. Diamond Head|
I see what happened here, there are two memorials for Alexander. The one that has a photo is memorial #22695620. Spelled with two Ts.
I will leave it you to ask the creators of the memorials to straighten it out. let me know where you want me to add my photo.
|Randall||Frances Hobron Baldwin Cameron|
You are very welcome. I am glad that you liked the photos. Her name and dates were a little hard to read.
Added by Randall on Feb 09, 2015 12:27 PM
|ko||RE: Dorothy Odom|
I believe I neglected to thank you for transferring my folks' memorials to me. You are so very kind! - Karen Odom
Added by ko on Feb 07, 2015 2:17 PM
|Tim Allen||Levina Wallace, #141883190|
I deleted my memorial as soon as I got your request.
|Joy Hammar||Grace Apo, Mililani Memorial Park|
I checked the record book in the office, and there is still no record of Grace Apo. There is however a Nancy G. Apo. Nancy died in 1977, the same year that the requested Grace Apo died. The request stated that Grace Apo was born in 1917, and the year on Nancy G Apo's headstone is 1914. I'm wondering if this is the same person, and one of the birthdates is an error? I noticed that on the Find a Grave page, Grace is listed as Grace Gilcrest Apo, however the memorial on her page states that her name was Nancy Gilcrest Apo. I have taken a photo of the headstone, if you think it is the same person.
|Lynda Puakea||Richard Boyd|
Iʻm gonna head over there to get this for you, but wanted to let you know that I photographed all the graves at R. W. Meyer Cemetery in Kalae, Molokaʻi and have added pages and the photographs... you might want to check it out... if any of them are your family let me know and I will transfer them to you...
|Missing My Loved ones||Mr & Mrs Ezekiel Baptiste|
thanks for their headstone it is much appreciated
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