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Mamaquilts (#47164329)
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Bio Photo The stone in my photo says it all

"This is Me"

This stone can be found in the Mentor City Cemetery, Mentor Ohio. It is part of a family plot towards the back of the cemetery. There is a main family stone and than this one. It's not the prettiest stone by far but the guy had a sense of humor. I smile everytime I see it.


Now to more Find A Grave stuff.

You know what truly amazes mamaquilts, is the number of people who send her an email stating that the memorial she has created is a duplicate. Then it turns out that the other memorial is a duplicate because it was created after the one that Mamaquilts made. Mamaquilts does report people who purposely create duplicates.

Please use the Edit buttons found on each memorial. They do make is much easier for updates to be done.

Please use the EDIT button for memorial transfers with a statement as to why you want to have the transfer made (family member, friend, military etc). If it falls outside of the Find A Grave rules, mamaquilts has the last say as to whether or not she'll transfer. She is very accommodating with transfers.

Please remember that most of the people here on Find A Grave are volunteers and do have lives out side of this site. Please wait the 30 days for corrections to be done.


UPDATE: Please wait for the 30 days that is required for Find A Grave correction to take place. Mamaquilts does not live on this website and makes corrections on her time as it is permitted.

In March of 2014, Mamaquilt's Dad was killed in an accident. If you would like to visit her Dad's memorial you can find it here
Herb Ford

Herb's youtube video, song by Warren Zavon, "Keep me in your heart"
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Ima Glaze
Mina Challacombe #74592482
Many thanks for updating her info.
Added by Ima Glaze on Mar 15, 2017 9:18 PM
Sharen Moon
Correction for Alma Zelent
Pleeeaaassseee don't hurt me, Mommaquilts! I made a mistake and I profusely apologize for it!! Alma was born Alma Parry in Sittingbourne-Next-Milton, Kent, England. Her adopted last name is Moon. She died in Willoughby, Lake, Ohio, USA. Thank you!!
Added by Sharen Moon on Mar 10, 2017 12:15 PM
Elizabeth (Wilson) Ballard
Ella Katherine Sausser Troutman Bullock
Thank you SOOOOOO much for the transfer. ❤
Added by Elizabeth (Wilson) Ballar... on Mar 07, 2017 9:06 PM
Cathe a Day descendant
RE: Sophia Day
I did run across a Sophia Day who was single.

Her son-in-law lived on Madison St near the address you have and your first information said Mrs. Sarah B Day. I've searched all the census records and she is the only one with the right age and location.

I'm convinced.

Thanks for input.

Added by Cathe a Day descendant on Feb 23, 2017 10:01 PM
Cathe a Day descendant
RE: sophia day
Orrin Day and Sophia Banks had a daughter who married Van C Shrider in Cleveland. Della's Michigan death certificate lists her father Orrin Day and mother Sophia Banks and that Della was born in Binghamton, NY.

I've traced Sophia and Orrin from New York to Ohio in census records. In 1880 they were in Dover, Ohio just 80 miles from Cleveland. Their daughter Della marries in Cleveland, OH and both Van Shrider and Orrin DAy are in the Cleveland, OH directories of the early 1880's. In addition, there are no other Sophia B Day's in census records of 1880 born in New York about 1826 and living in Ohio at the time. The only other Sophia Ohio candidate was born in MD in 1822 and is buried near Belmont, OH.

I suppose there is the off chance a Sophia showed up in 1883. That is always a worry, those in between census years.

Cathe Shea

Added by Cathe a Day descendant on Feb 23, 2017 3:22 PM
Cathe a Day descendant
RE: sophia day
I am working on it through the directories for Cleveland. Van Shrider (Shreider, Schreider) their son-in-law lived at 1020 E Madison Ave in 1887. One his relatives William B Shrider lived at 98 E Madison Ave in 1886.

But so far no 968 Madison in Cleveland by anyone named Day or Shrider.

Directories are usually a year behind. In Cleveland's 1883 Directory Orrin Day engineer lives at 16 Brown and Van Shrider lies at 14-1/2 Brown.

I'll look some more and get back to you.

Catherine Shea
Added by Cathe a Day descendant on Feb 23, 2017 2:07 PM
Pat Geary
kate orwig
there is another memorial for her # 78142221...but urs was created first and find a grave maintains the other but can't contact tem...FYI
Added by Pat Geary on Feb 22, 2017 1:22 PM
Debra Barnes
James Melvin Barnes
You have added my father to this page without correct information. I buried by father in 1978 and his birthday and death is on the headstone-- along with the USAF Insignia. It is insulting that you people do this without considering the feelings of the surviving family. His birthdate is 06/09/1932, his death is 11/24/1978. He is in the Veterans' section because I had a choice to bury him there or in Arlington Nation Cemetery. This has hurt my family very much. Only people in the family should be allowed to post information like this.
Added by Debra Barnes on Feb 22, 2017 9:58 AM
Jo-Anne (Woodruff) Halas
RE: Rosa Alice Munger
Hello Mamaquilts,

Sorry not reply back as computer was down and got new ones. if any photo of grave stone? and send me photo in my email address

Thank you very much.

Jo-Anne Halas
Added by Jo-Anne (Woodruff) Halas on Feb 21, 2017 7:33 PM
Thank you for updating their memorials.
Added by Lavelle on Feb 21, 2017 1:28 PM
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