|Big $TICK (#46833858)|
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My wife Barbara and I were both born and raised in northern Virginia (Arlington, County) and have been active genealogist there and elsewhere for over 40+ years. Both of our family lineages are from the northern Virginia area (Loudoun, Clarke, and Fauquier Counties). Those lineages that WE ARE ALWAYS INTERESTED IN include (their spellings not really important): STICKLES, STICKELS, STICKLE, STICKEL, STICKELL; HOWDERSHELL, HOUDYSHELL, HOWDYSHELL, HOUDERSHELL, HOUNSHELL; PIER, PEER, FLETCHER, and LITTLETON.
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My wife and I continue to really enjoy working on photo request or "shoots" for fellow FIND A GRAVE members (or most anyone else) for particular tombstones, markers, individuals, etc. in cemeteries located in our general vicinity--and elsewhere.
I am a Viet Nam era U.S. Army veteran (Nov '65-Dec '67) and a member of both the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars for the past 41+ years. I retired from the Department Of Defense(DIA/MSIC)as Division Chief with almost 36 years of service in December 1997. My wife is also retired (from the private sector) and we continue to be blessed with good health--and the ability and funds to pursue our grandchildren, genealogy, and many of life's other various "passions."
With warm regards,
Barbara & Big $TICK
"The Grave Hounds"
HUNTSVILLE MEMORY GARDENS
PINE REST CEMETERY
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Thank you for sponsoring the John Duffey page......
Added by Too on Aug 05, 2012 2:30 AM
|A. L. Parrish||Thank you!|
For leaving such a beautiful & spirited message for my Grandfather Walter Brown Solomon. Your kindness really touched my family's hearts.
|Richard B. Tucker, Sr.||June Stickle|
I made changes. Thanks for the heads up.
Richard B. Tucker, Sr
Find A Grave Member
|Virgil & DeAnna C. Cooley||Kyle David Hancock - Tennessee|
Thank you so much for the beautiful tribute you left on my brother 's memorial - actually our first post to Find A Grave. It was and continues to be the hardest thing I've had to face - so far. In 1965 we were blessed to have our parents all four grandparents, a great grandmother and all in reasonably good health.
Kyle called mother the night before they started home - proud of his diploma / wanted her to frame it . It was in his suitcase, torn straight down the middle. They had bought their first new car - '65 red Mustang, another brother being discharged from Marines and "The boys" and dad planning a lot of fishing over the next 30 days. .. And in a twinkling of an eye our lives changed forever - just like you said.
Enjoy retirement and THANK YOU for your service to our country!
Thank you for the correction.
Added by Layla on Feb 07, 2012 3:24 AM
|Jen Whiteree||Fletcher Rokeby|
I am currently adding all the pictures I took out on the Mellon estate this morning. I photographed every tombstone there is there along with some general photos of the area. It is very beautiful and well maintained.
|Kim Lund||My Father|
Thank-you for your very caring and Heartfelt remeberance that you put on my Father's memorial. It was very much appreciated.
Added by Kim Lund on Oct 30, 2011 10:38 AM
|Jen Whiteree||Fletcher/Rokeby Cemetery Question|
I see that you put in the memorials for those buried in the Fletcher/Rokeby Cemetery, and I was curious if you have access to this cemetery. I have not been out there, but I gather that this is on the grounds of the Mellon estate (Oak Spring) in Upperville.
I am able to toodle around cemeteries in Faquier County and take pictures for folks, and I see there is a request from someone for a picture from this cemetery, but I would assume it is not easily accessible due to its location. Hoping you could share with me what you know about it.
Thanks so much on the added links
|Barbara Nicholson||Stickel's at Eddy Cemetery, Doddridge County, WV|
We would like to request a transfer of the following memorials to us. Jacob I. Stickel Memorial #58665759 and Victoria Stickel Memorial # 58666314 and also Sarah Jane Swick Stickel Memorial # 48101180 And George Stickel at Eddy Cemetery in Doddridge County. Jacob & Victoria are my husbansd's great great grandparents. and George is Jacob's Father.
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