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Sheila (Horn) Strickler (#47649208)
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Bio Photo Please let me know if you would like me to transfer any of my memorials to your family that are not in my family. My grandson Owen and I really enjoy this time together. He especially likes the veteran areas and is really into Gettysburg and Lincoln. We found a relative that had brunch with Lincoln on the day of his address and then she sat on the platform steps to hear his speech.

We have taken many extra photos when looking for family so that someone else can use them. Please do not hesitate to ask for a transfer.

There are many headstones that are completely erased by time or very hard to read. I will list those as Unknown in the hope that maybe someone will recognize them. I will leave flowers so that they know they were not forgotten.

And for all the Findagrave members, there is a light at the end of the tunnel. I was fortunate enough to have an encounter with my Dad who passed in 1995. While visiting our cemetery, I always stop and check the flowers I had put on the grave. Last time I was there, I was sitting in my car (hot outside) and a brief fragrance came past me. I recognized it immediately. It was the same way my Dad smelled after showering and shaving in the morning getting ready for the office. I have not smelled that pleasant fragrance since 1995.

The latest surprise I had was at Hampton Union cemetery in Hampton, PA. When I got home and loaded my photos on the computer, I had a picture I did not take. It was a complete figure of a person that was translucent. But the odd part was that I was alone that day. It could have been me but my arms are not long enough to take a full body picture and there was no background--no other stones, trees, grass or houses--just white.
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Brian J. Ensley
RE: Sechrist
You're very welcome!
Added by Brian J. Ensley on Oct 20, 2014 1:37 PM
MyRootz
Tracey family - Yorkana

Sheila,

Thanks for the transfers!!

Mary Ann
Added by MyRootz on Oct 16, 2014 3:45 PM
Emery Metzler
re: Mary Amelia PORTER - Prospect Hill Cemetery
Thank you Sheila.

Emery
Added by Emery Metzler on Oct 15, 2014 3:13 PM
Brenda & Pete
Winfield Frey - Prospect Hill
Hi Sheila,

The photo that you have posted on Winfield Frey's memorial 99786890 is for the wrong Winfield Frey. The marker you have posted is for a Winfield that was born in 1877 and died in 1908. He needs a memorial created for him and the photo transferred to that memorial. Also the link for the spouse needs to be removed. Margarete Frey born in 1875 wasn't married to Winfield born in 1911. She was married to the other Winfield. Thought you might want to correct this :)

Brenda
Added by Brenda & Pete on Oct 08, 2014 4:19 PM
T
Towers & Keel
Hello Sheila,

Thank you so much for fulfilling my requests. The photos look great and your help is much appreciated.

Have a beautiful night!

Tina
Added by T on Oct 06, 2014 5:07 PM
Benjamin L Manifold
Find A Grave Memorial# 100204073
Yes, thanks. Rennie is a nickname for Merenda.
Added by Benjamin L Manifold on Oct 04, 2014 7:22 AM
Marcia McClure Sugumele
Agnes Powell
Shelia,

Thanks for the photo of Agnes and Thomas Powell's tombstone...hope all is well with you!
Added by Marcia McClure Sugumele on Oct 04, 2014 5:54 AM
M. Johnson
Brenizer Photo
Thank you so much for your time and effort on the Samuel Brenizer photo. It is appreciated. Bit by bit it comes together. Thanks again. MJ
Added by M. Johnson on Oct 03, 2014 6:20 PM
Benjamin L Manifold
memorial 100204073
Thank you very much for the nice photos of the headstones of my cousin Rennie and her husband.That was most kind of you.
Added by Benjamin L Manifold on Oct 03, 2014 5:32 PM
Kenneth L. Meyers
RE: Susanna Gisch
Thanks for all the photos. I suspect you are right about Susanna'a photo. Many of these stones are too old and worn to figure out who they are or what the information is. Thanks again for getting these photos.
Added by Kenneth L. Meyers on Sep 30, 2014 9:26 PM
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