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Tony & Patricia Held (#46562197)
 member for 11 years, 8 months, 1 day
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Bio Photo Tony and Patricia Strickland (Logan) were married in 1961.

Upon retirement from the Army Tony pursued a career in Industrial Security management.

Fully retired we enjoy many things we did not have time for during the working days, like golfing, stained glassworks, as well other projects such as Find-a-Grave, volunteer at our church, as well enjoying grand parenting and great-grand parenting.

Our largest single project, the listing and photographing ALL laid to rest in our church cemetery, Saint Marys, Sherman Texas, is completed, and ongoing as more individuals are laid to rest. We are now focusing our attention to Cedarlawn Memorial Park here in Sherman.

Properly attributed, any photo that we have posted may be used in your family records. This includes Ancestry and published family history books.

If we added a memorial from someone's immediate family, we will gladly transfer ownership if requested, and will share larger photos if we still have them.
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Patricia's Family (9)
TEXOMA Military Veterans (1994)
Texoma Veteran KIA - DOW (48)
Tony's Family (8)
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C. L. Hines, Dale Ross, June, Tricia
Messages left for Tony & Patricia... (437)[Leave Message]
I. Adam @ Cedarlawn
It has been quite a while. Hope you guys are good? I fell back in February on ice; broke a bone in my knee and one in my back. Back is doing good. Knee is good, but still some problems. I am walking now...
I deleted the memorial, just so family members won't be too upset.
Thanks a bunch, and take care.
Added by June on Aug 29, 2014 3:36 PM
Dale Ellison
Laura Ellison picture
Thank you for taking this picture of my Great Aunt Laura. She is my fathers, fathers brother wife.
Added by Dale Ellison on Aug 23, 2014 8:47 AM
Dale Ellison
re Georger Ellison picture
I can't thank you enough for going out of your way to take the pictures of my Great Uncles headstones. If you need anything in Tarrant or Wise Counties, let me know.
Added by Dale Ellison on Aug 23, 2014 8:44 AM
Jennifer Bauer
Chuck Waldron in Cedarlawn
Thank you for these excellent photos!
Added by Jennifer Bauer on Aug 20, 2014 5:07 PM
shirley white
Mattie Long
Thank you Tony and Patricia for your great picture !! Shirley White
Added by shirley white on Aug 04, 2014 3:16 PM
Thank you very much...
for the transfer of James' memorial...Best Wishes Always!
Added by ChaseCreekKid on Jul 23, 2014 12:59 PM
Anne McGrew
Alieree Morton Clark
Thank you so very much for the photo of Alieree Clark; she was an inspiration to me growing up in Sherman. I appreciate your time and efforts at Cedarlawn.
Added by Anne McGrew on Jul 17, 2014 12:12 PM
Lucile Phares Cobb
Jett Phares
Thank you for the wonderful photo, you are much appreciated.
Added by Lucile Phares Cobb on Jul 10, 2014 8:32 AM
Miken Larson
RE: Sadie Swift
Hi Tony and Patricia. THANK YOU!!!!!! Thank you for the photo and also for the info from the obituary. Can you tell me how I can get a copy of the actual obituary as well? I have looked in several places, trying to find the Sherman Democrat (or the Sherman Herald Democrat) and also the Denison Herald, and can't find it. So if you would direct me, that would be great. Thank you so very much.

Miken Larson
Added by Miken Larson on Jul 08, 2014 4:35 PM
Eugene N. Fielder
Thank you for photographing this grave marker. I appreciate your kindness and generosity.
Added by Tony on Jul 05, 2014 7:22 PM
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