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James Burke (#17941237)
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Bio Photo Hi all. I've had an interest in family history since I was very young. Following my grandfather's death in 1994, my aunt gave me some of his old records, including a baptismal certificate that was written in Polish. It was then that I began doing some serious research into my Borowski, Schorer, De Lille, and Day family lines. I feel very strongly about remembering and paying tribute to those who have gone before.

Please take a moment to visit my unforgettable mother:

Marie Constance De Lille Burke

My beloved brother:

Richard Michael "Rick" Burke

My grandparents:

Henry De Lille
Elise "Elsie" Day De Lille
John Anthony Borowski
Mildred Mary Schorer Borowski Bowen,

A sincere thank you goes out to all the kind souls who leave flowers and messages on the memorials I've posted here, and also to the many wonderful people who are so willing to voluntarily post photos of my loved ones' headstones. It truly means more than I could ever say.

"We are defined by whom we have lost..."
- Anna Quindlen

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Scott Light
George E. Richards LT, USA Korea
Hi James,
I was wondering, you added some info on 1st Lt George E. Richards, KIA Korea 1953, and was wondering if you would possibly know if any of his family is still in the area or how I would go about finding them? I have a personal question to ask them about him about where he was stationed, if he was on Okinawa prior to going into Korea. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you!
Added by Scott Light on Dec 02, 2016 4:25 PM
Borowski @ StL Calvary
It is in.

Photos are up

Added by Kathie on Oct 14, 2016 1:19 PM
Harold R Noel
Hi James,

Would you be willing to transfer Find A Grave #58907599 at Greenwood Memory Lawn in Phx, AZ? I live in Phx and Harold is a 1st cousin 2x removed.

Thank you,

Added by phxhxpi on Oct 06, 2016 11:09 PM
Cecelia Vittoria
I was wondering if you would transfer management of Cecelia Vittoria #61183308 to me. She is my father's aunt.
Thank you
Added by Pamela on Sep 20, 2016 6:19 PM
Stan Ulrich
Thanks for the reply. Please do NOT remove the photo. Copying it and posting it was fine. I was interested in seeing if you were related in some way.
Added by Stan Ulrich on Sep 13, 2016 2:25 PM
RE: John B @ StL Calvary
The hole was dug out... so maybe soon.

Added by Kathie on Sep 12, 2016 8:00 PM
Stan Ulrich
You posted a photo for Mauritz F Johnson who died on WW II D-day in France (Army Air Corp). It looks like the photo I added on I was wondering if you have any relationship to Mauritz Johnson. He is my uncle.
Stan Ulrich
Added by Stan Ulrich on Sep 11, 2016 9:24 PM
Scott Neidert
Arnold A. Wildt
Do you have any information on Arnold A. Wildt? I see you added his picture. I am looking for a good picture and information. I am doing research into the plane crash he was in, in order to get a proper memorial marker at the crash site. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Scott Neidert
(419) 231-3338
Added by Scott Neidert on Sep 01, 2016 7:44 AM
Allegra Andersen
Knudson parents?
Found next to Oswald's gravestone were 2 stones that could be his parents. Email me and I'll send them:

Allegra Andersen
Added by Allegra Andersen on Aug 21, 2016 6:20 PM
Allegra Andersen
Knudson parents?
Added by Allegra Andersen on Aug 21, 2016 6:18 PM
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