|Memories of You (#46983035)|
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"Memories of You" was a pop song published in 1930 (lyrics by Andy Razaf; music by Eubie Blake). It was best popularized by the incomparable Benny Goodman and his orchestra. My Dad used to practice it at home on his clarinet when I was a kid, though I never knew what it was called back then, and didn't know the lyrics. Now every time I hear that tune, it brings back my memories of those happy days, and memories of my father and other loved ones gone ahead.|
It's been said that no one is finally dead until he is forgotten. Another thought along these lines runs: You are not really dead until after your name is spoken aloud on earth for the last time.
At every gravesite, no matter how old, how poorly marked, how long forgotten, there lies the memory of a precious life lived with a beginning, a middle, an end, and a story worth telling and remembering. Each tombstone marks a significant day of human sorrow. And around most every tombstone was once gathered the unbreakable force of love.
Findagrave and its volunteers are here to respect those memories and to help keep those individual stories and names alive, whenever possible. Each memorial made here is for one more person who is gone but not forgotten.
Turn Again To Life
by Mary Lee Hall
If I should die and leave you here awhile
be not like others sore undone,
who keep long vigil by the silent dust.
For my sake turn again to life and smile,
nerving thy heart and trembling hand
to do something to comfort others than mine.
Complete these dear unfinished tasks of mine
and I perchance may therein comfort you.
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if you find family connections at other cemeteries i would love to add them.
Added by kfrenfro on Feb 03, 2015 10:10 AM
thank you for all your help
Added by kfrenfro on Feb 03, 2015 8:03 AM
|Jeryl||RE: Gilman Fisher|
Thanks for the updates. I haven't gone to findagrave in awhile and see I have a number of additions waiting for my attention. I had best get to it!
Added by Jeryl on Jan 30, 2015 10:04 AM
The information you sent has been added to Gilman Fisher's grave. Thanks. Jeryl
Added by Jeryl on Jan 30, 2015 9:45 AM
thank you for additional information, i have added it to his memorial.
Added by kfrenfro on Jan 28, 2015 1:39 PM
|Charles Dunford||Sarah (Crossland) Lindley|
Thanks for the death information for Sarah.
Thank you for the info on James Thompson and your continued help on Find A Grave.
|William Herrick||N. Huntington Brown|
Thank you so much for the information that you sent. I will add it to his memorial. Wishing you a Happy New Year!
|Catherine Smith Hall||Robert Newton Martin|
Thank you for the burial information on Robbie Martin. I have added it to his Find A Grave memorial and given you credit with your membership number.
|Pat Mowins||Assumption Cemetery Syracuse, NY|
I am trying to locate my childrens grandparents grave in Assumption Cemetery on Court Street in Syracuse.
I have the the description from another relative as to the location of the grave.
Section V Lot# ? Row 3 #18. Ferguson Funeral home in North Syracuse took care of the funeral arrangements.
The last name is Tassone. Dominick and Jean Tassone.
I only have the date of Dominick's death, 11/17/1961. Jean died around 2007. Dominick was born in Sicily and Jean was born in Calabria, Italy.
Can you help me and if so take a photo of the grave for me?
Pat Mowins member #47719486
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