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Melissa Stickles (#47285848)
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Today we walked where others walked
On a lonely, windswept hill;
Today we talked where other cried
For Loved Ones whose lives are stilled.

Today our hearts were touched
By graves of tiny babies;
Snatched from the arms of loving kin,
In the heartbreak of the ages.

Today we saw where the grandparents lay
In the last sleep of their time;
Lying under the trees and clouds -
Their beds kissed by the sun and wind.

Today we wondered about an unmarked spot;
Who lies beneath this hollowed ground?
Was it a babe, child, young or old?
No indication could be found.

Today we saw where Mom and Dad lay.
We had been here once before
On a day we'd all like to forget,
But will remember forever more.

Today we recorded for kith and kin
The graves of ancestors past;
To be preserved for generations hence,
A record we hope will last.

Cherish it, my friend; preserve it, my friend,
For stones sometimes crumble to dust
And generations of folks yet to come
Will be grateful for your trust.

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Celia Potter
Thank you for trying to find her headstone for me. Strange she doesn't have one and the rest of her family does.
Added by mommycita on Jun 20, 2017 10:21 AM
Harold & Ferne Cleaveland
Thanks for trying to locate their headstones for me.
Added by mommycita on Jun 20, 2017 9:38 AM
Sandra Steindl Rodriguez
Scouten Family

I'm researching the Scouten Family. I've come across your name several times on where you took a lot of the headstone pictures for this family and even added memorials. Would you mind contacting me at as I would love to get more information on this line.

Thank You,
Added by Sandra Steindl Rodriguez on Jun 03, 2017 10:11 PM
Ronald E Schuler
RE: August Klein
Thanks for the message...
I would very much appreciate any documents referencing the KLEIN or SCHULER family..

Ron Schuler
My Father name was LEO SCHULER
MY Mother name was PEARL KLEIN
Added by Ronald E Schuler on May 31, 2017 3:18 PM
Josephine Williams
Thank you for her headstone photo
Added by mommycita on May 29, 2017 6:50 PM
Olanda Williams
Thank you for her headstone photos
Added by mommycita on May 29, 2017 6:45 PM
Nina Weaver
Thank you for her headstone photo
Added by mommycita on May 29, 2017 6:36 PM
RE: Thank you!
It's awesome that you're so dedicated to the research and helping other "geneaphiles" with theirs! It is definitely time-consuming but so worth it when you come across a surprising hidden nugget about an an ancestor! It always makes me excited.

Thanks for the info about the upcoming Stickles reunion, I'll try to make it and pass on the word to my family.
Added by aurora0423 on May 25, 2017 4:46 PM
Heather Darling-Snyder
Rose Wagner olin
Yes Giles Morrison is her 1st husband he died in Florida.they were divorced. My aunt's put the obituary in her married name Olin. Her 2nd husband Vernon Olin is still alive along with all her children. She is my grandma and Giles is my Grandpa.
Added by Heather Darling-Snyder on May 18, 2017 9:49 PM
Heather Darling-Snyder
RE: Leola M. Davis Lindsay
Yes Hattie Greenman is her mother . Hattie is my Great grandma's sister . sorry i am new to find a grave.
Added by Heather Darling-Snyder on May 16, 2017 3:18 PM
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