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Donald Reindl (#47218224)
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1) OECONYMS: Slovenian gravestones often contain oeconyms (farm/house names, hina imena). Sometimes it isn't clear which name is the surname and which the oeconym. In some cases I've entered oeconyms as surnames when no surname is available. Corrections are appreciated. Try searching an individual Slovenian cemetery by first name instead of last name if you think a memorial may have been entered using an oeconym.

2) DIACRITICS: This site no longer searches for many special characters (č etc.); searching for them returns reconfigured names (e.g., looking for "Boič" returns only "Boi"). To find such records, try searching by truncated last names ("Bo" for "Boič"), and/or first names that don't have diacritics ("Zofija Bo" for "Zofija Boič," "Marica" for "Marica Črv"). (Select "Do partial name search on surname".) Also try scanning known cemeteries ("View all interments"), which is a good idea anyhow because of spelling variations.

Another option: enter "" (without quotes) followed by a space and the name you are searching for into your web browser (e.g., " boič").

3) ALPHABETIZATION: Names with diacritics don't properly alphabetize (ČABC...XYZ֊), so be sure to scan up and down lists when searching.

4) WRONG CHARACTERS: This site used to convert some letters with diacritics (e.g., č > ). I've updated my entries to fix this (please let me know if you see any I missed).
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Maureen Keillor
Transfiguration Cemetery
Hi Donald,

I just wanted to thank you for cleaning up my work in Transfiguration. We were on a road trip and had car trouble. While my husband was in the Auto Zone parking lot, I was using my time wisely by photographing in that fascinating cemetery!
Added by Maureen Keillor on Sep 18, 2014 3:51 PM
Patricia Ibbotson
RE: Szumanski memorials
Yes, I know the meaning of Matka and Ojciec. The problem is I don't know the given names of these people and won't use "unknown." If and when I find out their correct given names I will add them.
Added by Patricia Ibbotson on Sep 07, 2014 2:19 PM
Peggy Rocchio
Gvozdich Family Members - Serbian Orthodox Cemetery, Weirton, WV
Thank you for the corrected information. It was greatly appreciated!!!
Added by Peggy Rocchio on Sep 06, 2014 7:05 AM
Chris Prondzinski
Are you able to take photos
Are you able to take photos at Lesno Brdo or Stara Vrhnika, Slovenia? Thanks
Added by Chris Prondzinski on Aug 17, 2014 1:00 PM
please merge
Added by Naturstein on Aug 05, 2014 10:01 AM
RE: John Hire (Memorial# 33936909)
Hi Don-

I'm pretty sure that this is the same John Hire. His will ( lists children including (1) Thomas W. Hire, whose mother is Mary Pollock according to a marriage record ( and (2) William B. Hire, whose mother is Mary Wortman according to a marriage record (

Hope that helps!

Added by melickc on Jul 31, 2014 5:18 PM
L Evans
RE: Gerald Wedin
I take you are referring to Brian.... it has been very difficult for the kids and Grace. Thank you for the kinds words.... my husband has been asked to be one of the pallbearers, which he is very honored.
Added by L Evans on Jul 18, 2014 6:42 AM
Michael D
Jacob Sutter Katherina Sutter
I believe your memorials are duplicates. See

The headstones are in fact in the

Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery

Added by Michael D on Jul 10, 2014 10:36 AM
Scott Megow
Stella Mathey Parkin Transfer
Hello, Would you transfer the management of Stella Mathey Parkin to me? She was my aunt and I would like to update some wrong info and add pictures.

Stella - 68689358
Me - Scott Megow - 47792844

Thank you very much.
Scott Megow
Added by Scott Megow on Jul 06, 2014 7:07 PM
John Evans
Tombstone picture

Your tombstone picture of Ogrin after yesterday F-A-G crash has ended up on my memorial for Virginia Wheless

Could you please remove it you may want to check to see what picture ended up on your memorial for F-A-G screwed a bunch of them up

John Evans
Added by John Evans on Jun 22, 2014 6:08 AM
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