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Lucy in the Sky (#46874797)
 member for 10 years, 7 months, 12 days
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Bio Photo Personally I have been photographing graveyards and doing family genealogy from a young age.... and have meet alot of people looking for thier family, so I shoot a little more each time I go to a cemetery in hopes that it helps someone out!
I have added to several graveyards in LaSalle County Illinois.and some others of family interest, mostly in and near the towns of North Utica, LaSalle, Peru, Oglesby (which does NOT have a graveyard but uses neighboring cemeteries) Mendota, SpringValley, DeerPark, Ottawa and still expanding when I can. I do a small section of about 100 graves each time I go.... trying to add the older graves I find 1st due to the fact some are slowly fadeing out and are unreadable.
Also some info was found in the cemetery books that Also can be accessed through the LaSalle Co. genealogy guild.

Also some of the graves will be marked as No stone those graves were recognized through cemetery records. Every once in awhile I will also include a obit with the grave site. Alot of these graves are also written in German & Polish with a few different dialects so if I have made a wrong translation please contact me as well as if you would like to add to a entry, or if they are a Close relative I would be happy to turn over to you! (NOTE: Do to recent family hardships I don't check here as often as I would like and therefore you may not get answered right away... IF I receive nasty messages I will not accept what you are requesting!So Please be civil this is a courtesy!) At any rate Please keep checking back for updates! I will try to fill requests when I can.... This is a HUGE process! Thank You and leave some flowers for your loved ones.... I like to know when I have helped someone connect! CHEERS! ***Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds***
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If you would like to use my photos for your family tree your very welcome to do so.
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Messages left for Lucy in the Sky (115)[Leave Message]
Van De Wyngaerde
would you consider transferring Marks dad, Marshall Van De Wyngaerde over to me. Also, I didn't check but if there are other Van De Wyngaerde or Daley that you manage, would you transfer to me?
thanks for considering
Added by vande on Jan 30, 2017 8:42 PM
RE: Eric Van De Wyngaerde
Added by vande on Jan 29, 2017 6:00 PM
Christiana Traeger
My Aunt noted that you had created a memorial before the one I did. I have deleted mine and sent out changes to add all of the other links to your memorial. I have also moved another memorial to the Oakwood cemetery, Her husband Karl. I had originally had them in the Peru City cemetery.
Added by bob51357 on Jan 20, 2017 9:31 AM
RE: Eric Van De Wyngaerde
Thank u so much!! As his mother, I wanted to be able to take care of his memorial.
Added by vande on Jan 09, 2017 4:56 PM
Eric Van De Wyngaerde
would you consider transferring my sons memorial ,#893784680 to me.
thanks sue
Added by vande on Nov 13, 2016 5:05 PM
Could you please transfer the above memorial # for me at contributor # 48072423? My transfer request button does not work for some reason. Also, if you have any other Pickens family members in Summit View in Ottawa, I'd love to have them if you wouldn't mind.

Thanks! =)
Gerry Lynn
Added by GerryLynn on Nov 07, 2016 10:55 PM
Shirley Stewart Milford
Rose Zimmerman
Lucy, thank you for reporting that Rose Zimmerman's grave in Oakwood Cemetery is 'unmarked'. I have asked the memorial manager to note that on her memorial so other photographers will not try to find it.
Added by Shirley Stewart Milford on Oct 09, 2016 10:27 PM
C Melton
Thomas Baker
According to the records that are shown on his memorial, his father was born in England. I am going by the official record of his death and leaving his memorial as is. Thanks anyway.
Added by C Melton on Sep 25, 2016 7:04 AM
C Melton
Thomas Baker
Added by C Melton on Sep 25, 2016 7:01 AM
Barb Richmond Martin
Madge Brieser
The Forest Hill Cemetery Sexton records has Harrington as Madge's maiden name.
Added by Barb Richmond Martin on May 11, 2016 1:43 PM
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