|Beth Horne-Obenhaus (#47581292)|
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After losing my mother to cancer 14 years ago, I pursued my dream to help others. I'm a funeral home director/embalmer apprentice and will graduate next year. I love helping others, and when I found this website I was thrilled! I haven't had the chance to take any photos yet, but I plan on doing it once I get a free day. Thanks again to all of the volunteers out there that devote their free time doing this. You guys are incredible. |
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Hi! I regularly visit Elmwood Cemetery, so if you submit a photo request and post the grave location I can take a photo for you. Elmwood Cemetery can provide the grave location.
Elmwood Cemetery: (708) 453-0273
By the way, now that the location of her burial is known, the Birdie Holliday listing in "We do not know the cemetery" and cemetery name should be removed from Find A Grave. That is how I came across your request for information.
Best wishes for a great day!
Added by Ace on Jul 26, 2013 7:11 AM
|Doug the bug||Biridie Holliday|
Do you know if your mother's family was religious? In the past I helped someone find their mother's birth father. They were Catholic and when his wife died and left him with a daughter he sent her to a catholic orphanage and a link through an obituary led me to her birth father's church and a second wife. Another help may be with using the census record's. Try ancestry.com since the information is increasing every day and the latest census add is the 1940's. Good luck and I hope this is a help.
May you find the missing links,
Doug the bug Powell
|Jessica Goforth||Birdie Holliday|
Hi, I saw your photo request and looked up Birdie's name at familysearch.org. According to a record in "Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947", she was born in 1911 in Louisiana, and died on March 26, 1936 in Chicago, IL at age 25. Her husband's name was Walter. She was buried on April 1, 1936 at Elmwood Park Cemetery in River Grove, IL. You can contact the cemetery to confirm this info here:
I hope this was helpful!