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

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Louis Svach (#46859016)
 member for 7 years, 10 months, 23 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo I am retired and living with my wife of almost 60 years on the western shores of Lake Whitney in Texas. I have been interested in genealogy for many years but am not a professional. :-) It is a hobby in my old age.

My paternal lines include: SVACH, HAJEK, DRDLA, RICHTEROVA, and MATEJKOVA among others.

My maternal lines include: LESOVSKY, SHIPEK, SIPEK, KALIVODA, KOCIANOVA, and HREJSOVA among others.

I served in the US Navy from 1950-1954 as an Electronics Technician. I have a BS Degree from University of Illinois in Engineering Physics and a MS Degree from University of Texas in Management Information Systems (computers). I also am a radio amateur operator with call sign N5VFO. In addition to computers, researching and surveying cemeteries has become my #1 hobby.

My current title with the Bosque County Historical Commission is Chairman of the Cemetery Committee. I also serve as the Treasurer of the Bosque County Genealogical Society.

If I can be of service to anyone who finds an error in my memorials or would like to have more details added for your loved ones, please do not hesitate to contact me. Please send an SAC from the Edit tab of the memorial page with the details and I will respect your additions, and corrections.
 Contact: Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 1,497 Memorials Added
 • 18,604 Memorials Managed
 • 4 Memorials/week
 • 2,862 Photos
 • 3 Photo Requests
 • 70 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 16 Virtual Flowers
 • 1 Virtual Cemetery
 • 17 Sponsorships
 • 15 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

 
First NameLast Name

Virtual Cemeteries
Lesovsky (26)
Find A Grave Friends
Abby Streight B..., Bo, Cathy Morgan, Dee Clark, Hugh Adams, LWeir, MHamm, Richard, Ruth M. Brown, Sarah Locklin T..., Screech, Tom Lovelady, Trisha, Twila, Wildflower
Messages left for Louis Svach (154)[Leave Message]
Janice White Beyer
Thank you
Hi Louis,

You have done several memorial edits for my father's family (James Leon White)and I just wanted to say thanks for your help and the work that you do.

Best regards,
Janice White Beyer
Added by Janice White Beyer on Jul 02, 2014 11:47 PM
casey craig
Alma Sommerfeld Urban Soukup
Hi I am the great niece to Alma Sommerfeld Urban Soukup...I was wondering if you could link her father to her memorial his findagrave memorial number is 96480127 Gus Sommerfeld..

Thanks, Casey Craig-Saulters
Added by casey craig on Jul 02, 2014 3:07 PM
SJ Oregon
RE: Charles Herink photo
Sadie was burr-free, I'm happy to report! It was hot that afternoon so I was glad the stone was easy to find. (The index for Mount Hope is really very good.)
Added by SJ Oregon on Jun 24, 2014 7:37 PM
Barbara Halverson
Patsy Ruth Mandoiza
Hi Louis, I am trying to find out (genealogy research) where Patsy Ruth Mandoiza Lancaster born 13 Aug. 1928 to John Francis Mandoiza, Jr. & Clara Lucille Montgomery Mandoiza is buried. I see their memorials (16862373 & 16862405) are maintained by you. She was the wife, I think, of Clyde Moore Lancaster, Jr. and the mother of John Francis Lancaster. I was wondering if she might be buried in the same cemetery as her parents.

Thanks, Barb.
Added by Barbara Halverson on Jun 15, 2014 8:02 PM
Randy Jones
RE: Ernest P. Jones Obit
Yes, that is the Ernest P. I was referring to. Thanks for the info I will give them a call.

Randy
Added by Randy Jones on Jun 13, 2014 9:36 PM
Randy Jones
Ernest P. Jones Obit
Was looking for the obit for Ernest P. Jones, Birth: Dec. 6, 1872
Death: Aug. 26, 1959

Any info would be great!

Thanks...
Added by Randy Jones on Jun 12, 2014 8:37 PM
AlbqFirefly
Henry Payne
The Henry Payne I entered was only a name and date of interment. ALL other info, links, dates, have come via SAC so I can't say if this is the same Henry Payne who also appears to have a marker in Cedron Cemetery.

My thinking is that it is a different person and some folks have added connections and dates that are incorrect. I'm reverting the entry to the way I had it originally. I can see by the sibling list that the generations/dates are off by 20 or more years on some, to be correct links.

Added by AlbqFirefly on Jun 12, 2014 2:26 PM
Twila Nejdl-Oesterle
Janda
Thanks for the transfer.
Added by Twila Nejdl-Oesterle on Jun 11, 2014 10:20 AM
Jim
William Alexander Hall
I am trying to find out who could give me information how to find 2 graves in the cemetery
in Meridan. It is William Alexander Hall
1849- 1933 and wife Mary Elizabeth Locker Hall
whom dies 10/23/1938. Thank you for any help
Jim
Added by Jim on Jun 10, 2014 7:01 PM
Peggy Herridge Wilson
Kleine
Sent additional info and links for Rudolph Kleine and Velma Kleine and deleted my memorials...thank you for pointing out I had them in the wrong cemetery. Info was from family, someone goofed. LOL
Added by Peggy Herridge Wilson on Jun 10, 2014 4:19 PM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service