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"Memories of You" was a pop song published in 1930 (lyrics by Andy Razaf; music by Eubie Blake). It was best popularized by the incomparable Benny Goodman and his orchestra. My Dad used to practice it at home on his clarinet when I was a kid, though I never knew what it was called back then, and didn't know the lyrics. Now every time I hear that tune, it brings back my memories of those happy days, and memories of my father and other loved ones gone ahead.|
It's been said that no one is finally dead until he is forgotten. Another thought along these lines runs: You are not really dead until after your name is spoken aloud on earth for the last time.
At every gravesite, no matter how old, how poorly marked, how long forgotten, there lies the memory of a precious life lived with a beginning, a middle, an end, and a story worth telling and remembering. Each tombstone marks a significant day of human sorrow. And around most every tombstone was once gathered the unbreakable force of love.
Findagrave and its volunteers are here to respect those memories and to help keep those individual stories and names alive, whenever possible. Each memorial made here is for one more person who is gone but not forgotten.
Turn Again To Life
by Mary Lee Hall
If I should die and leave you here awhile
be not like others sore undone,
who keep long vigil by the silent dust.
For my sake turn again to life and smile,
nerving thy heart and trembling hand
to do something to comfort others than mine.
Complete these dear unfinished tasks of mine
and I perchance may therein comfort you.
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|David Lawrence||RE: Krieger/Kruger divorce|
1919 posting of divorces on ancestry.com
give me your email and I can send it to you
|Deborah M Colby||Wallace|
Thank you for the Wallace transfers.
|Linda & Travis||James B. Millikan|
Thank you so much for adding the information to James page. I appreciate it so much.
Linda and Travis
|Mary Payne K.||Thank you!!|
You're awesome! Thank you so much for the message! That's great!
|Meredith Mitchell Clapper||Anna Adams 25540965|
Thanks for the transfer!
|Mary Payne K.||Curious now =)|
Which of their children is your husbands grandparent?
I guess that means we are "shirt tail" relation.
Makes me smile =)
|Mary Payne K.||Harriet Shupe Millikan|
I first want to thank you for all your hard work! It means alot to all of the family members. Myself included.
Could you please transfer my great great grandmothers page to me. Her # is: 80726069. My number is: 47216772.
I would appreciate it more than you can imagine.
Thank you for your time,
Thank you for your research and contribution on the Stewart family. I added the information to their memorials. I appreciate your help!
|Alice Rita||RE: Joseph Resch|
Thank you so much for editing the memorial of Joseph Resch per my email to you. Joseph is my grandfather, and I felt it important to correct any errors, and to add his obituary from the newspaper.
Your contribution to the memorial is greatly appreciated. Thank you!!
Editor, CosMcDee Family Tree
|Karen Sipe||Andrew Butz 105896908|
Obit added. Did you want me to transfer this memorial to you?
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