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Brenda & Pete (#47232469)
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Bio Photo My name is Brenda (Boyer) Kohr. My husband Pete and I are researching his side of the family (Kohr/Smith)&(Minnich/Buxton), as well as my own (Boyer/Grimes) & (Beil/Shott). We are not trying to see how many memorials we can amass so that we can have our numbers posted in the "Top Contributors" catagory. We want to make memorials to pay tribute to our families and friends and hopefully help others to find theirs.

We enjoy helping others by photographing grave markers. There are times that we may photograph markers that are near the ones we were asked to take photos of, or if we see one with our surnames. If there is no memorial for these extra photos that we take....I create one. If by chance I happen to create a memorial for a relative or a friend of yours don't hesitate to ask for a transfer. I don't feel the need to keep memorials that I have created. (unless they are family) I only created them so that someone may find a member of their family or a friend.

Your tombstone stands among the rest
Neglected and alone
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished marble stone

It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born

Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood and bone
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own

Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so

I wonder if you lived and loved
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot
And come to visit you

Author Unknown


Those we love don't go away,
They walk beside us every day,
Unseen, unheard, but always near,
Still loved, still missed and very dear.
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William H Naylor
I found your photo of this man's grave. ( He is the husband of my 2nd great aunt. She is listed as buried in the same cemetery. Her maiden name was Susan (or Susanna) Warner 1855-1934.

If you are still active in doing this, could you check for her grave site? I would appreciate it.

My eMail is

Thank you!!

Nanci Warner
Added by BookDragon on Jul 25, 2017 2:14 PM
Judith Warner Bookwalter
William E. Miller
Hi Brenda, I just put the obit for the wrong William E. Miller in Greenwood Cemetery, Tower City, on the wrong William Miller. If I cant fix it will you please fix it. Judy Bookwalter. This obit was my husbands grandfather.
Added by Judith Warner Bookwalter on Jun 07, 2017 10:31 AM
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John G. Schuttler
Thanks for the great photos!
Dave T.
Added by Sons of Union Veterans of... on May 24, 2017 6:55 PM
Mary Ann Loss
Meta Ricker
Thanks so much for the photo of Meta Ricker's grave. Your work is excellent and I appreciate all you're going for Find A Grave. MA
Added by Mary Ann Loss on May 16, 2017 6:53 PM
J Serio
Thank you for the obit of John W. Cowden. I put it on his page, Find A Grave Memorial# 103167615
Added by J Serio on Apr 28, 2017 11:51 AM
Rebecca Dodds
Edmund Mather
Thanks for Edmund's obit- always interesting to read. I have added it to his memorial. Thanks again for caring about all these many folks!
Added by Rebecca Dodds on Apr 25, 2017 5:49 PM
Rebecca Dodds
Edmund Mather, wife Jane
Brenda & Pete, thanks so much for transferring Edmund and Jane to me. I also wanted to say how great the photos you added for Edmund and daughter Sarah are (and Sarah's obit). I don't know where you found it all, but I think it really helps to have the faces and info for anyone searching for them in the future.
Thanks for all the work you've done for this findagrave community-it's much appreciated.
Added by Rebecca Dodds on Apr 22, 2017 9:15 PM
cynthia cotter
Boyer surname
Hi Brenda , Thanks for the photos of My mother Gladys Crofton Griffiths. Did you know we are also related to the Boyer family. Here is the family line.
Gladys daughter of Clara woll Crofton daughter of
Peter woll and Julianne Boyer. Our buyers owned a lumber mill. I can't remember the name of the location but it was ------city, pa. Out in the countryside not to far from Pottsville, pa. I have the name in my genealogy of the Boyer family. Julianne was a twin.

Here is my email.
Added by cynthia cotter on Apr 18, 2017 7:55 PM
Jamie M
RE: Cornecelli THANK YOU!!
You are both AMAZING!! Thanks! 💚💚💚
Added by Jamie M on Apr 10, 2017 9:42 AM
Jamie M
Cornecelli THANK YOU!!
Thanks for making memorials to my family. I promise to take good care of Matthew & Ada. 🌳❤️
Added by Jamie M on Apr 09, 2017 10:19 PM
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