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Transcribed 8/25/07

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Photographed by:  Hal Millgard    7/19/07

Transcribed by:  Hal Millgard     8/25/07

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Nicknames:  Listed after the first name in single quotes ' '

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Name

Birth

Death

Section

Row

Row

Transcribers

Last

First

Middle

Date

Date

Age

Number

Number

Pos.

Transcriptions

Comments

Earl

Emilina

 

1843

1927

 

4

2

9

 

 

Earl

George

 

1843

1913

 

4

2

8

 

 

Earl

Ida

L.

1853

1927

 

4

2

7

 

 

Earl

Stephen

A.

1848

1924

 

4

2

5

 

 

Earl Family Monument

4

2

6

Eastman

Flag Stand

John

A.

4/23/1935

6/14/2003

 

9

4

1

SP4 U.S. Army

Military Flag Marker

Eaton

Diana

L.

1951

4

17

4

Married: 11/6/1970

Eaton

Ronald

C.

1949

1989

4

17

4

Married: 11/6/1970

Ebenstein

Agnes

B.

1914

1971

8

3

2

Eckardt

Mary

 

 

4/6/1869

25

7

3

32

Wife of Barnard Eckardt

 

Eckstein

Wm.

1856

1927

2

11

1

Edinger

John

P.

1871

1945

 

 

 

 

 

Masonic emblem engraving

Edinger

Nora

 

1882

1953

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ell

Anna

M.

 

1/22/1857

32y 2m 22d

7

11

11

My Mother

Partially Illegible

Ell

Dorothy

Joyce

2/3/1924

8/22/1999

1

10

2

Ell

Top View

John

F.

1857

 

 

5

2

4

 

Masonic Emblem

Ell

Top View

Mary

I.

1859

1922

 

5

2

4

 

 

Ell

Vere

Clarke

1890

1910

5

2

4

Ell Family Monument

Plot View

 

 

 

 

5

2

4

 

 

Ellis

Flag Stand

Dale

G.

6/15/1928

11/26/1977

 

8

7

1

U.S. Army

Military Flag Marker

Ellis

Lois

E.

1933

1

2

3

Ellis

Military

Flag Stand

Peter

R.

1927

1989

 

1

2

3

mam3 us Navy World War ll / Member all Navy Basketball Champs 1947

Military Flag Marker

Elzerman

Flag Stand

Frederick

W.

1920

1997

Elzerman

Jeanette

1917

1998

Falor

Edwin

W.

11/19/1943

12/16/1999

9

13

5

Married: 11/6/1965

Falor

Kathryn

A.

5/5/1947

9

13

5

Married: 11/6/1965

Farwell

Lois

 

 

4/22/1863

20y ??m ??d

7

7

12

Wife of James Farwell Jr.

Partially Illegible

Fawley

Allene (Ailes)

L.

1914

1992

2

13

3

Daughter

Fee

Jane

1800

1891

7

19

5

Fields

Ella

T.

18[7]1

1913

 

4

3

1

 

 

Fields

James

 

1832

1908

 

4

3

1

 

 

Fields

John

F.

1862

1936

 

4

3

1

 

 

Fields

Mary

 

1833

1905

 

4

3

1

 

 

Fields Family Monument

Plot View

 

 

 

 

4

3

1

 

 

Finlay

David

4/?/18/[17]

6/17/1903

7

6

4

Finlay

Close-up

Devre

 

 

5/28/18??

4y 2m 24d

7

6

2

 

 

Finlay

Esther

 

 

12/13/1861

31y 5m ??d

7

6

14

Wife of John L. Finlay

Partially Illegible

Finlay

Geo.

9/4/1873

87

7

6

6

Finlay

George

 

 

 

 

7

6

12

 

Partially Illegible

Finlay

Rhoda

2/?/1820

7/15/1886

7

6

4

Finlay Family Monument

7

6

2

Finlay Family Monument

7

6

4

Fisher

Alice

H.

1914

1984

7

19

21

Married: 10/4/1935

Fisher

Edward

J.

1911

1995

7

19

21

Married: 10/4/1935

Fisher

James

E.

1943

1990

 

7

21

4

Beloved Father of Patrick & Matthew

 

Fisher

Patrick

J.

7/3/1969

1/11/1985

 

7

19

22

Son of James / uechi-ryu

 

Fitzsimmons

Unknown

 

 

 

 

7

5

12

 

Partially Illegible

Fitzsimmons

Unknown

 

 

 

 

7

5

13

Illegible

 

Fitzsimmons

Unknown

 

 

1/2/1881

??y 1m 14d

7

5

13

 

Partially Illegible

Fitzsimmons Family Monument

Close-up

 

 

 

 

7

5

13

Illegible

 

Flesher

Donna

J.

1921

5

7

8

Flesher

Military

Flag Stand

Guy

Leon

6/19/1917

11/26/1971

 

5

7

8

Tec 5 U.S. Army World War ll

Military Flag Marker

Fletcher

Peter

 

1901

1956

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flynn

Separate Military

Edward

A.

1837

1900

 

5

9

15

Father / Co. I 2 Mich. Inf.

Separate Military Marker at 5-9-16

Flynn

Mary

E.

1888

1903

5

9

15

Daughter

Flynn

Sarah

E.

1847

1910

5

9

15

Mother

Foster

Byron

1826

1901

5

11

1

Father

Foster

Jay

J.

1875

1956

5

11

4

Brother

Foster

Unknown

5

11

3

Mother

Foster Family Monument

5

11

2

Foupht

Elaine

A.

1918

1998

4

9

7

Fox

Florence

M.

1922

1984

7

22

3

Fox

Plaque

Karen

A.

6/19/1953

11/28/2000

 

9

17

4

Remember Me In Your Heart, Your Thoughts And You Memories / Plaque reads: If Tears Could Build A Stairway And Memories A Lane I'd Walk Right Up To Heaven And Bring You Home Again.

Plaque in Front of Marker

Fox

Flag Stand

Nelson

U.

1912

1981

 

7

22

3

 

Military Flag Marker

Fox

Sally

Jo

1942

1983

7

20

19

Francisco

Flag Stand

Stanley

T.

3/31/1908

8/12/1974

 

1

16

1

Me1 US Navy

Military Flag Marker

Fraser

William

J.

6/7/1847

10/31/1936

 

5

7

10

Saddler Co. E    4 Mich. Cav.

Military Flag Marker

French

Betty

V.

1931

 

 

 

 

 

Together Always

 

French

Norman

R.

1932

 

 

 

 

 

Together Always

 

Frost

Military

Flag Stand

Bert

 

4/16/1897

4/7/1961

 

4

15

3

Michigan S2 USNRI World War l

Military Flag Marker

Frost, Bert Monument

 

 

 

 

4

16

3

This flower bed in Memory of Bert Frost

 

Frost

Lottie

R.

1892

1982

4

15

3

Frost

Margaret

Ann

1925

1964

4

15

2

Frost

Warren

B.

1923

1981

4

15

2

Fucik

Plot View

Anna

6/22/1902

12/22/1972

Fucik

Plot View

Flag Stand

Joseph

5/8/1894

8/13/1959

Illinois PVT 31 Co. Coast Artillery World War I

Fuhrman

Kenneth

Michael

1/5/1953

9/4/2005

9

15

3

Fuller

Ghita (Rish)

1888

1970

2

6

1

Mom

Fuller

Jane

4/1?/1804

1/6/1840

7

6

25

Wife of Jos. K. Fuller

Fuller

Jos.

K.

6/30/1848

46y ??m ??d

7

6

25

Gallagher

Flag Stand

Michael

Clark

3/5/1926

3/18/2001

 

9

8

1

 

Military Flag Marker

Gallagher

View

Sarah

Ann

4/4/1935

10/21/2000

 

9

8

2

A Valiant Women

 

Geer

Mable (Minshall)

10/22/1898

11/23/1977

1

6

1

Geer

Flag Stand

Max

Henry

8/11/1903

1/16/1967

 

1

6

1

 

 

Geer

Roann

Marie

3/2/1951

1

7

1

George

Gaylord

D.

189[6]

1985

1

9

1

George

Neita

H.

1898

1978

1

9

1

Gibbs

Bart

1854

1855

7

12

18

Gibbs

Burson

A.

1908

1998

4

1

3

Gibbs

Eleanor

1833

1858

7

12

18

Gibbs

Esther

M.

8/20/1870

32y 11m

7

4

26

Dau. Of C.& L. Gibbs

Gibbs

Eugene

M.

189[4]

1906

4

1

5

Gibbs

Flora

H.

1896

1899

5

1

6

Gibbs

Harvey

B.

1869

1955

4

1

4

Gibbs

Ida

 

 

1/[1]/1887

36y 4m ?d

7

6

30

Dau of W.C. & ?A. Gibbs

 

Gibbs

Isaac

10/2[0]/18??

74y 3m 1d

7

6

15

Gibbs

Jacob

B.

1823

1910

7

12

18

Gibbs

Jay

 

11/4/1835

8/23/1919

 

5

8

10

Eldest Son of Chester & Laura Gibbs

 

Gibbs

On Family Monument

Jennette (Prouty)

E.

1834

1906

 

7

16

10

Mother / His Wife

 

Gibbs

John

 

 

 

 

7

1

11

 

Partially Illegible / Broken Marker

Gibbs

Kate

1876

1959

5

1

7

Gibbs

Laura

 

 

 

 

7

4

23

Wife of Wm. C. Gibbs

Broken Monument

Gibbs

Leon

V.

1901

1971

5

1

5

Gibbs

Leon

1870

1950

5

1

7

Gibbs

Marcus

8/10/1835

11/9/1935

7

6

16

Gibbs

Meribah

1852

1858

7

12

18

Gibbs

Miranda

 

 

??/??/1871

 

7

1

12

 

Partially Illegible

Gibbs

Paebe

6/28/1884

78y 1m 18d

7

6

15

Gibbs

Unknown

 

 

 

 

7

4

25

 

Partially Illegible

Gibbs

On Family Monument

Wm.

A.

1828

1921

7

16

13

Father

Gibbs

Wm.

C.

 

[3/20/1854]

 

7

4

24

 

Partially Illegible

Gibbs Family Monument

Plot View

 

 

 

 

5

12

2

 

 

Gibbs Family Monument

Plot View

7

16

12

Gibbs Family Monument

7

6

15

Glasser

Daniel

Clare

7/5/1992

7/7/1992

 

1

14

3

Blessed Are The Little Children

 

Glenn

Cecil

L.

1904

1978

8

10

3

Married: 8/2/1930

Glenn

Flag Stand

Gene

F.

1933

1997

 

9

10

1

PFC U.S. Army Korea

Military Flag Marker

Glenn

Marie

M.

1910

1998

8

10

3

Married: 8/2/1930

Glidden

Florence

E.

1930

 

 

 

 

 

Married: 3/19/1949

 

Glidden

Military

Flag Stand

James

E.

7/3/1924

3/18/2003

 

2

15

2

PVT Sgt U.S. Air Force World War ll

Military Flag Marker

Glidden

Robert

R.

1926

Married: 3/19/1949

Glidden

Sally

J.

1930

2003

2

15

2

Goodrich

Agnes

A.

1914

1982

8

4

4

Graber

David

R.

1945

8

2

8

Married: 9/21/1968

Graber

Sheila

M.

1947

1986

8

2

8

Married: 9/21/1968

Graham

Close-up

Carrie

 

18[6]4

1953

 

2

4

2

 

Partially Illegible

Graham

Close-up

Unknown

2

4

2

Illegible

Graham

Close-up

Unknown

 

18??

1971

 

2

4

2

 

Partially Illegible

Grassnick

Connie

Mae

1955

1984

 

8

5

12

Married: Herman 12/15/1973

 

Graves

Betha

 

 

4/4/1882

8

7

2

2

Children of E. & E. Graves

 

Graves

Edmund

 

 

9/12/1889

10w

7

2

2

Children of E. & E. Graves

 

Graves

Elizabeth

7/11/1830

3/6/1904

7

2

3

Mother

Green

Emma

J.

2/4/1898

5/18/1992

7

20

8

Green

Esther

G.

6/7/1936

7

20

7

Green

Flag Stand

John

L.

6/30/1925

1/10/1992

 

7

20

3

S1 U.S. Navy World War ll

Military Flag Marker

Green

Kelly

O.

2/21/1973

12/7/1998

 

7

20

6

Son of Robert and Esther

 

Green

Oria

O.

4/18/1918

5/19/1988

7

20

2

Green

Oria

O.

5/30/1890

8/21/1965

7

20

8

Green

Robert

L.

8/2/1919

7

20

7

Gregory

Elizabeth

J.

1909

1986

1

19

6

Gregory

Lawrence

J.

1908

1971

1

19

7

Gromek

Flag Stand

Edwin

 

1931

1985

 

8

9

7

CPL U.S. Army Korea

Military Flag Marker

Grundler

Otto

3/4/1928

12/9/2004

9

18

1

Grundler

Petra

11/2/1929

12/3/2007

9

18

1

Gunnett

Back

Chris

C.

11/4/1957

9/30/2004

 

2

16

4

Loving Daddy, Stepdad, Son, Brother and Husband Forever in Our Hearts

Photo on Marker / Inscription on Back of Marker

Gunnett

Back

Shirley

Ann

12/23/1937

2/11/1983

 

2

16

3

Beloved Wife and Mother / "Thank you, Lord for Sharing Shirley With us for Awhile….We are All Richer For Having Known Her."

 

Guntern

Frank

L.

1900

1977

1

13

2

Husband

Guntern

Ruth

D.

1902

1982

1

13

2

Wife

Guyberson

Doris

I.

1918

1979

8

5

2

Guyberson

Janice

E.

3/00/1949

9/00/1988

1

19

4

Mother

Guyberson

John

A.

1913

1982

8

5

2

Ha??all

John

 

 

 

 

7

15

9

 

Partially Illegible

Hafer

Effie (Pillars)

1912

2002

8

7

6

In Loving Memory

Hale

A., M.D.

B.

1813

1888

7

19

11

Father

Hall

Abby

A.

1852

1938

5

4

3

Hall

Ellen

M.

1849

1909

4

3

3

Hall

Frank

C.

1851

1929

5

4

2

Hall

Sylvester

1870

1958

3

16

2

Father

Hall Family Monument

 

 

 

 

4

3

2

 

 

Hamel

Arthur

L.

1892

1969

5

12

17

Hamel

Lucille

M.

1899

1981

5

12

17

Hamilton

Florence

V.

1904

1950

2

2

3

Mother

Hamlett

Flag Stand

Arthur

Edward

1913

2004

 

7

20

25

 

Military Flag Marker

Hamlett

Bernadette

Marie

1914

1966

7

20

24

Hamm

Cleo

G.

1933

1973

8

1

3

Rocky / Father

Hamminga

Flag Stand

Leonard

H.

1/26/1918

11/18/1988

 

8

2

9

 

Military Flag Marker

Hamminga

Margaret

I.

10/16/1922

8

2

9

Hamminga

Robert

H.

10/14/1956

6/5/1984

 

8

2

10

Our Loving Son And Brother / The Lord Is My Shepherd

 

Hansen

Elizabeth

1910

1997

8

9

12

Hardimon

Charles

 

 

11/5/1859

??/??/??

7

3

10

 

Partially Illegible

Hardimon

Enoch

 

1857

1918

 

7

8

10

 

 

Hardimon

Mary

A.

1828

19__

 

7

8

9

 

 

Hardimon Family Monument

Plot View

 

 

 

 

7

8

8

 

 

Harmon

Catherine

1929

2007

9

14

6

Harris

Charles

E.

1824

1903

79y ?m 3d

7

3

22

Harris

Daniel

L.

3/8/1819

6/1/184[6]

27y 2m 22d

7

3

16

Harris

Close-up

Irad

10/7/1813

4/21/1851

?y 7m 17d

7

3

18

Harris

Sarah

Ann

1/12/1832

12/7/1850

18y 12m 25d

7

3

17

Dau. Of Enoch & Deborah Harris

 

Harris

Unknown

 

 

 

 

7

3

20

 

Illegible

Harris

Zenas

B.

 

12/1/1845

[19]y ?m 7d

7

3

15

Son of Enoch & Deborah Harris

Partially Illegible

Harris Family Plot

 

 

 

 

7

3

14

 

 

Harrison

Close-up

 

Evelyn

L.

1918

8

5

6

Married: 2/18/1938

Harrison

Flag Stand

Kenneth

L.

1941

1990

 

8

5

7

Father, Son And Brother

Military Flag Marker

Harrison

Close-up

Military

Flag Stand

Ralph

C.

3/13/1918

3/1/2006

 

8

5

6

Married: 2/18/1938 / S2 U.S. Navy World War ll

Military Flag Marker

Harrison

Volena (Ailes)

1876

1972

3

11

3

Harter

William

Casey

9/11/1924

3/9/2004

9

10

6

Beloved Father

Hartman

Albert

H.

1891

1959

1

19

1

Hartman

Eva