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Linda Meyer (#46971567)
 member for 9 years, 8 months
Gloria Rodrigues
#44337619 Victoria K Adams
Thank you for all that you do!! Victoria Adams Find A Grave#44337619 is NOT BURIED in Nuuanu Memorial Park*** She is buried in Makiki Cemetery***Find A Grave#138606227. Do you think the duplicate graves can be merged???
This is very confusing to someone just starting their genealogy*** If we don't know where someone is buried then we do an unknown burial*** We do not make a memorial in a cemetery that other family members are buried...And If you do that please put a note on the memorial***
I Am Not New to Genealogy but feel for those who are!! I remember when I first started...!!!

Smiles of Aloha, Gloria

Added by Gloria Rodrigues on Sep 22, 2016 2:03 PM

Jan Gruwell
Daren Cornelius grave
Dearest Linda,
Thank you for all the hard work you have done! I have one little correction. Daren was born on Halloween, October 31, 1965. Thank you.

His sister, Jan Gruwell

Added by Jan Gruwell on Sep 25, 2014 12:07 PM

Elaine Cardoza
RE: Earle J Cardoza grave
thank you for your response

Added by Elaine Cardoza on Jan 27, 2014 5:55 PM

Elaine Cardoza
Earle J Cardoza grave
I am Elaine Cardoza, daughter of Earle Joseph Cardoza, buried at Union Cemetary in Bretwood,Ca
Aug5th 1925-Sept1,1969. I am curious if you could tell me who was looking for his gravesite. I would love to connect with relatives. Do you have any information to share with me., Greatly appreciated.
Elaine Cardoza Ingebretson

Added by Elaine Cardoza on Jan 26, 2014 11:55 AM

Donna Willison Head
Thank You so much for the transfer. It is greatly appreciated. :-)

Added by Donna Willison Head on May 29, 2013 8:45 AM

Debi Potts
Linda ,
i want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for taking your time and effort to take 2 beautiful photo's of my brother and sister's head stones
Carroll Eugene and Caren Darlene Potts. you are a true angel.i lost then 3 months apart.the were also my mothers first 2 children born.Gene was killed at the delta in a boating accident,and Caren has cancer.she was the harbor master at the marina he was killed by.any way i just wanted to let you no i do appreciate what you have done for me.i live in Merced and it is hard for me to get over to Brentwood
take care and thanks for your time
Debi Potts

Added by Debi Potts on Aug 06, 2011 11:35 PM

RE: The Smiths
Good luck in your research and quest finding family information. I wish I could have been of help.

Added by Geneva on Feb 05, 2011 1:41 PM

Jim Nelson
RE: Little, George and Laura
Hi Linda, You are very welcome. Sorry I couldn't find and photo Birdie Little's gravestone. Jim

Added by Jim Nelson on Jan 24, 2011 8:23 AM

RE: picture of Crespo baby
Yes this is him He was said to hav been killed at a dentist office in Brentwood.

Added by IRISH EYES ARE SMILING on Jan 23, 2011 8:28 PM

Lesley Gunnells-Ramos
RE: Oliver H. & Frances E. Beaver
Your photos are very nice (went and looked at others in Union Cem). : ) Good job!

Personally, I like closeups! so your Beaver family photograph should be awesome! : )

Something that works wonders for me? If in a cemetery like Brentwood with a ton of sun? Using an umbrella cuts out the sun and get an awesome photo. (it is also hard to see the screen on the camera with sun, so an umbrella is awesome)

If applicable, as in, if fulfilling a request for a family member who is unable to visit themselves? I maybe take two photos showing the surrounding area (ie: if extra pretty, if in a row with other family members, if there is some reason to have a "pan" view?). It all depends on the situation.

I normally do not have people in the photos, but if a grandson is visiting a grave (ie: Union Cemetery in Brentwood)? And if he does not mind? He might be in the photo. (see O. Beaver & F. Beaver -- and also Modesto Ramos who is the other grandparent in this cemetery:

I really should have a "virtual cemetery" on FindAGrave of all my best photos of graves. Some are purely on accident, but turned out awesome. I can go and find them to show you, if you want. I am a photo fanatic! It is an addiction, but at least a healthy addiction!

Since you are new to FindAGrave? (and you will soon be an addict like me if you are not already!?!? : ) I can give you tips and pointers, you know, if you want.

All I would impress upon you is, if you ever clean headstones to get a good photo? Do it safely (read my FindAGrave bio for safety tips).

I *rarely* ever need a cleaning agent to clean a headstone, but when I rarely do? I use Kodak Photo-Flo (purchased at professional camera stores, maybe in Concord?) which has NO SUDS & therefore leaves NO residue! Residue of any sort is *bad* for headstones. I have a horse brush that works great at safely whisking away dirt and lichen (Oregon, where I am right now, is terrible on stones!). I figure, if I can use it on my own face? I can use it on a headstone.

Can't wait to see the photo of Oliver and Frances!

Oh, hey, if you ever want me to put in a photo request so you can fulfill it?? I have two or three right off the bat I want in Union-Brentwood Cemetery! We have a ton of family in that cemetery so you can practice fulfilling photo requests with them, you know, if you want. : ) When I get to that neck of the woods? It is for a party, and then the time flies by. I really want to go back....but, it just never seems to happen since we often stay in the Monterey area when visiting.


You wrote:
I took a close up photo of Oliver and Frances Beaver. It is not nearly as neat as the ones you describe getting, I am totally new at this.

Added by Lesley Gunnells-Ramos on Jan 23, 2011 10:41 AM

Lesley Gunnells-Ramos
RE: Beaver
I would love it!

I just sent you an email so you have my email address.


Added by Lesley Gunnells-Ramos on Jan 23, 2011 10:14 AM

The Smiths
Linda, I am sorry to say that I don't have any information. Geneva

Added by Geneva on Jan 14, 2011 3:32 PM

April (Killion) Hodges
did she have an obit? i cant seem to find it?

Added by April (Killion) Hodges on Sep 29, 2009 7:06 AM

April (Killion) Hodges
april here
thought i'd leave a note to let you know i added your pictures to my comp. so i can add them to taylors book i am making here. do you have one for marvin? or grandmothers parents, i dont have them either. thank you. with all my love april

Added by April (Killion) Hodges on May 01, 2009 7:02 AM


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