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Willis (#47271909)
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Bio Photo ****Please use the newest Edit Function if you are adding/correcting basic information****

**I now maintain a majority of the entries created by "Laura" in the Novi Cemetery. I am not related to any of these people. If I have a member of your family do not hesitate to ask for a transfer!!**

Born and raised in Metro Detroit. Have always loved exploring old cemeteries. I have been trying to add and photograph large portions of cemeteries to Find-A-Grave. I try to volunteer as often as I can to photograph graves in my area along with Albion, MI and Guernsey County, Ohio.

Gram's memorial
Dad's memorial
Brother's memorial.
Cassi's memorial.

I usually shy away from larger "memorial gardens" as the staff usually do not like to be "bothered" with grave locations... especially if you are not related.

When requesting a transfer, suggesting a correction, or addition, please use the "Edit" tab on the memorial. It is much easier as it provides me with a link to the memorial.

If I have added any of your relatives and you would like me to transfer them to you, please ask! I generally only keep my direct lines.

If you are related to one of my relatives, I may have additional information on them that is not posted on here.

My family names include:

Willis (Scotland/NJ/PA/OH/MI)

McCollum (Scotland/NJ/OH)

Eagleson (Ireland/OH)

Gray (NJ/VA/PA/OH)

Speer (OH)

Huffman (OH)

Beal (OH)

Warnock (OH)

Kimball (OH)

Mormul (Galicia/NY/MI)

Apostol (Galicia/NY/MI)

Raezler (Germany/MI)

Hoppe (Germany/MI)

Eggert (Germany/MI)

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Messages left for Willis (7)[Leave Message]
RE: Yo
No problem. If you figure out who Henny is, I took a picture of his too.
Added by switzr1 on Feb 21, 2017 8:24 AM
Bonnie Miller
RE: James Spear
Thanks! I notice your interest in surname Speer/Spear. I just sold a photo of Edward Comen Spear of Middlebourne and Newcomerstown, OH and will post it at his memorial #58367831 if you'd like to see it - feel free to copy.
Added by Bonnie Miller on Jan 09, 2017 8:38 AM
RE: Raezler/Nash
You're welcome! It's always good to get the families together.
Added by Penchance on Dec 08, 2016 2:51 PM
RE: Raezler/Nast Requests
I transferred Charles and Olga Raezler to you, per your request. Unfortunately I processed your edits first, since I didn't want to lose them, and now they are linked to each other twice. I think that is fixable. Have a nice holiday!
Added by Penchance on Dec 08, 2016 9:17 AM
Raezler/Nast Requests
I fulfilled the requests you had for Raezlers and Nasts, but also took photos of the neighboring grave of Charles F (1896-1976) and Olga S (1900-1968) Raezler. If you want to create memorials for them, I can add the photos, or I can create the memorials if you prefer. Please let me know. If I don't hear from you in a few days, I will create them, and can transfer them to you at a later date if desired. Thanks.
Added by Penchance on Nov 27, 2016 2:25 PM
Janice Lapp
Old Washington Cem. in Guernsey Co., Ohio
Willis, I'm still waiting for you to put NO TOMBSTONE on Memorial #66243656 for Benj. Delong....Thanks.
Added by Janice Lapp on Sep 10, 2016 10:11 AM
Janice Lapp
RE: Old Washington
Yes, I spent days over there searching this whole cem. & trying to find all of the requests going by the book I have from the Guernsey Gen. Society. The old, old part where his stone was is a mess as they are so old & a lot are missing since they made the book up in 1994. That's 22 more yrs. of wind & weather on them.....So, sorry, but I tried. In the one part, I had to actually dig the dirt & grass off of the stones that are buried @ ground level from way back. This part is where you enter the cem. on both sides of the driveway. I didn't even know they were there until someone told me.......It took a long time & days, but I got it all done. On the last day, one of the guys that mows it saw me there & came over & said they should keep those dug out, but they haven't been doing that.....Thanks for doing the ones I asked you to put the notes on.....
Added by Janice Lapp on Jul 10, 2016 7:56 AM

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