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|Gracie's Grammy (#46792132)|
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It is important that we remember those who have lived before us for they have, in many ways, prepared us for who we are today.|
Family names Lark, Dee, Heiman, Housman, Loper.
I have a very special spot in my heart for veterans and members of law enforcement. I believe it is important to support our police officers and troops. Where would we be without them?
I believe every memorial should have a virtual flower. When I see one without, I add one; it's an honor to leave my respects. That person was once loved and cherished by someone, somewhere.
Feel free to use any photos. Please do not post death certificates on the memorials.
THE CEMETERY PHOTOGRAPHER
Wandering among the stones I see
The stones so weathered and worn
‘Tis difficult to find the date
On which the babe was born
I stare at the stone and am struck with awe
At the life that I knew was gone
This was someone's child, a babe so sweet
With loved ones to carry on
So I take a photo for all to see
For the family that remains
An everlasting memory of
A child of God's domain
I brush the weeds back from the stone
And say a silent prayer
For the babes that had no chance to live
And for mothers everywhere
The dove calls out it's mourning song
Among the stones so still
Echoes of the woes, through time
The choirs of despair
The stone will someday perish
The flowers will be gone
But a photo now remains of this
Their memory lives on!
And so my friend, don't hesitate
To film the weathered stone
Those who live within your hearts
Are never truly gone
THE RECORDING OF A CEMETERY
BY THELMA GREENE REAGAN
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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|Susan Edwards||Thank you|
Thank you for your birthday message Gracie's Grammy.
I am not related to the Lark family. I leave flowers on many memorials. So sorry I could not be of any help.
|Jeremy Kopp||mary cathryn kopp|
last one. she is albert's wife. same cemetary.
|Jeremy Kopp||albert kopp|
Another request. Albert F. Kopp is the son of Karl Charles and Eliza. He is my great grandfather. Lemay Cemetary.
|Jeremy Kopp||Karl Charles Kopp|
Would you be able to transfer Karl Charles Kopp (1825-1894) to me? He is my 2nd Great Grandfather.
|Lila Cole||Virginia Wardlaw Pogue Schuyler|
Thanks so much for the transfer, for many reasons. Some of those have needed explanations for various reasons and if I have no bio space to teach and explain, the descendants don't get to know to help them find their loved ones. Some people won't add the little bits of info to their pages. I really appreciate it. And this way I can keep up with random proposed changes to assure the accuracy.
|Norm Gidcumb||Ellsworth transfer|
Hello, I would appreciate a transfer of George E Ellsworth #171807856 and his wife Opal Ellsworth # 171808471. Opal is a cousin to my father.
|Nicholas Lawson||Vern Lawson Memorial|
Hello, do you mind if you transfer the page for Vern Phillip Lawson to me do you? He was my grandfather and it would be nice to manage it.
|Rest in God||Thank You|
Really your visit to Martin McGuinness memorial. May he rest in peace.
|Tony||PFC Melvin Loyd|
Thank you very much.
Added by Tony on Feb 24, 2017 12:59 PM
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