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Linda Jenkins Werts (#47016781)
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Bio Photo My interest in genealogy began 65 years ago when I followed my mother's and grandmother's conversations as they traced relationships of their friends and family.

As a Find A Grave photo volunteer for Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery, I sometimes stumble - literally - over a neglected or forgotten grave marker. I add information or create memorials for the lives I discover in this way.

I've lived in Portland since 1985. Do not presume to lecture me on the city of today or yesterday, the history or current status of Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery.

If you have rules and procedures and requirements for memorials and photos, don't expect me to follow them. As far as cleaning headstones? Don't be silly. I clean off the bird ****, wipe the dust, pull the weeds, rinse the mud. What good is a photo where the name can't be seen or the dates visible?

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Mark and Glorene Stevens
RE: Graham in Lone Fir
Thank you so much for the photos
Added by Mark and Glorene Stevens on Jul 22, 2015 9:55 PM
Carolyn Arntson
RE: Allegrani photos
I thought the urn beautiful!

Let me know if I can do anything else for you at Wilhelms Portland Memorial Mausoleum

carolyn arntson
Added by Carolyn Arntson on Jul 21, 2015 1:12 PM
RE: Abernatha in Rose City
You are very welcome. They were an easy find.
Added by Crockett1947 on Jul 20, 2015 2:34 PM
Thanks very much for the photo. I am trying to track down some Dolph ancestors and just need verification of dates. Thanks again for your time in getting this.
Added by YellowRoseTX on Jul 14, 2015 8:47 PM
Martin Burrell
Posting Newspaper Obit, etc.
They call it plagiarism when one knowingly posts other peoples and company(s) work without giving them 'full credit'.

You need to give, full name of newspaper, date of article, page printed on and where newspaper was published.

If you don't you can be sued and Find A Grave will remove you as a contributor when your work is called to their attention. It is no laughing matter. Read Find A Grave rules... they do not want to end up in court because of members actions.

Added by Martin Burrell on Jul 14, 2015 9:55 AM
William Alfred Illidge
Many thanks for the graveside photo, and also for your very timely response to my request. It's much appreciated.
Added by EGF on Jul 11, 2015 2:16 AM
Gary & Linda Albrecht Maret
jerome zumwalt
Linda, Thank you so much for trying to find the headstone for Jerome. It was great to have you post the pictures that way at least we know where it is suppose to be. Thanks again. Linda Maret
Added by Gary & Linda Albrecht Mar... on Jul 04, 2015 11:06 AM
jill page
RE: Almond Trenberth (not Trenberith)
Many thanks. jill
Added by jill page on Jul 01, 2015 5:27 AM
jill page
RE: Almond Trenberth (not Trenberith)
Thank you for the quick reply I will send the info assp.
Kind regards
Added by jill page on Jun 28, 2015 1:29 PM
jill page
Almond Trenberth (not Trenberith)
Thank you so much for adding my gt uncle Almond Trenberth we have been looking for his resting place for several years. I do have info such as his birth, marriage date and a little on his family that I would like added,if possible. can you tell me how I go about it.

As there is no marker does that mean his plot will be used again?

Many thanks.
Kindest regards

jill Page (Cornwall UK)
Added by jill page on Jun 28, 2015 6:59 AM
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