Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Mark Pina (#46900243)
 member for 8 years, 6 months, 9 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo Born and raised in Monterey, California.
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 315 Memorials Added
 • 330 Memorials Managed
 • 1 Memorial/week
 • 407 Photos
 • 11 Photo Requests
 • 8 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 42 Virtual Flowers
Search Contributor's Records

First NameLast Name

Messages left for Mark Pina (84)[Leave Message]
Vicki (Smith) Murfin
RE: Ruth Robinson
Hi Mark,
The cemetery office gave me Ruth A Robinson birth date: 05/02/1856 death date: 11/24/1943. Hope this helps. Thanks Vicki
Added by Vicki (Smith) Murfin on Sep 05, 2015 11:49 AM
Brian J. Ensley
RE: Sem Kaufman
You're very welcome. I would have gotten it sooner, but the owner of the property is very strict on who they allow on their farm.
Added by Brian J. Ensley on Nov 25, 2014 3:31 PM
Steve Burton
Problem in San Luis Obispo
I am a Find A Grave volunteer like you are. I am doing this to save you time and disappointment.
Sadly, there is absolutely NO cooperation from the San Luis Cemetery with Find A Grave volunteers. I was threatened with the police by the owner of the SL Cemetery, just talking to him over the phone. No volunteers have claimed a request in over 18 months. However, there has been great success with the San Luis Obispo County Genealogical Society. You can request a photo of the grave stone(s) for whom you are looking by doing the following; and they will respond promptly:

Address your email to
Put in the subject line
San Luis Cemetery Headstone photo

Give them the name and birth and death dates, or as much as you know. Ask them to send a picture of the headstone, and tell them how you are related or what your interest is in this person. They will appreciate that. This information may only be used in genealogical research. They will respond to you within a day or two.
I have checked the data base for you and found that those you are seeking DO have headstones.
They will send you the photo as an attachment to email. They took photos of the thousands of headstones they indexed in 2009 and 2010. They photographed virtually all headstones that could be deciphered. Everyone, who was buried there before 2009-2010, and who has a headstone, has a picture of their headstone in the database of the Genealogical Society. The society will respond to individuals, but prefers not to send pictures in bulk to Find A Grave volunteers. They also have not made an agreement to download their data to the Find A Grave servers.
I will ask that the request be removed, now that you have a very reliable and quick way to achieve your goal. If there is any problem, please let me know.
As a reference here is the website for the index. I have checked the index myself and found that a headstone exists for this person.
Best wishes.
Added by Steve Burton on Feb 18, 2014 9:30 PM
Pat Westerfield
RE: Mary Myers Perkins
I will do that. ahve a great vacation.
Added by Pat Westerfield on Aug 11, 2013 10:41 PM
Pat Westerfield
RE: Mary Myers Perkins
I wondered where you got the date for Mary Myers Perkins death. Thanks, Pat
Added by Pat Westerfield on Aug 11, 2013 3:30 PM
Pat Westerfield
Mary Myers Perkins
I have written before. It looks like Mary Myers was Laura Perkins Mother not Rachel. Where did you get the date for Mary's death. I need this to prove Laura is Mary's daughter. Pat
Added by Pat Westerfield on Aug 11, 2013 1:20 PM
Kristina Poole
grace spencer
Just wanted to let you know there is a duplicate of this memorial it has a photo pf her marker.
Added by Kristina Poole on Feb 12, 2013 11:57 AM
RE: Hannah Stowers
You are welcome.
note: last name is spelled STOWER no s on the end.
yep, Storm gave us 30+ inches. Photo was from previous visit.
Added by BobBoston on Feb 11, 2013 3:33 AM
john salas
Rebecca Grace Yorba
Hello Mark,
My name is John Salas.Rebecca Grace Yorba was my Ist cousin once removed. I am puzzled by the name on her grave as Rubidoux. I know she married Lawrence Pina and had children by him. Frank N Rubidoux 1898-1985 was married to Carmelita Rubidoux 1901-1983. Also Joe Sterling was married to my grandmother's sister Guadalupe Gastelo.I know Annie Rodriquez was trying to find some info about Chona Moraga.I would appreciate any information regarding Rebecca Grace. Hope to hear from you.

John Salas
Added by john salas on Jan 24, 2013 9:51 PM
Eugenio Fata - Ocean View Cemetery
Hi there,

Just thought I'd leave you a note - I was out at Ocean View Cemetery last week taking photos (before your request went in). I saw that you wanted to find out the correct death date, that it may be incorrect at findagrave. The cemetery caretaker is a great guy to talk with and seems to really enjoy the genealogy questions. If you just want the information you could phone him - Tom Morse, 360-461-2042. He seems to work out there alone most of the time so I think he really likes the calls.
Colleen (not the person who accepted your request to photograph the plot).
Added by Colleen on Jan 24, 2013 1:31 PM
[View all messages...]

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service