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Mentor Cemetery  Section 28 Rows 1-4

Proofed 11 Oct 2002

Name

Sec- tion

Row

Stone #

Inscription

Symbols

Comments

 McGarry, Shirley A.

 McGarry, William L.

28

1

1

McGarry/ Shirley A./ Aug. 9, 1938/ [NE/ [in double rings & ribbon] June 11, 1956/ William L./ June 7, 1936/ Dec. 9, 2001/ [on back] McGarry/ [gov't bronze on back] William L McGarry/ AT3 US Navy/ Jun 7 1936 + Dec 9 2001

roses; shamrocks; US star flagholder

 

 Grund, Noelte J.

28

1

2

Noelte J. Grund/ Dec. 7, 1969/ Aug. 12, 1993/ I want to fly/ And be dressed in white/ And play on Clouds/ And ride on kites.

 

 

 Balogh, Martha

 Balogh, Lewis

28

1

3

Balogh/ Martha/ 1919 [NE]/ [in heart] May 6/ 1944/ Lewis/ 1918 2001/ Rest in Peace/ [gov't bronze on back] Lewis Balogh/ ETM2 US Navy/ World War II/ jul 11 1918 + Mar 31 2001

cross & deep carved roses; WW II flagholder

black stone

 Koontz, Opal J.

 Koontz, Herman J.

28

1

4

Koontz/ Opal J./ Jan. 22, 1924/ Nov. 29, 1993/ [in double rings] Feb. 15, 1943/ Herman J./ Mar. 16, 1921/ May 3, 1993/ 13/ [on back] Koontz/ [gov't bronze footstone] Herman Koontz/ US Army Air Corps/ World War II/ Mar 16 1921 + May 3 1993

heart borders; roses; WW II flagholder

 

 Pasalaqua, Joseph Hedges

28

1

5

Pasalaqua/ Joseph Hedges/ Oct. 26, 1972/ Dec. 14, 1996/ Beloved son/ of Karen Hedges/ [on base] Up to God's hands he went and to peace/ into the waiting embrace of his mother's loving arms./ [on back] Dear Joey,/ We'll miss you very much. Your boyish laugh,/ Your childish grin, your shy kisses upon our cheeks,/ Your story's told. Your dreams were yet to unfold./ We'll miss you very much./ Your mother has spread her arms so wide, to guide/ your lonely soul. Your wish to be in those arms/ that you see, when crossing through heaven's doors./ Sleep dear Joey - - Rest in the arms of your dream/ that comes for you today. We pray for... And/ remember you: The boy that's gone away./ With love,/ Family and Friends

Woodland scene- deer in foreground; photo of man with dog

 

 Williams, Martha J.

 Williams, Gerald R.

28

1

6

Williams/ Martha J./ Feb. 21, 1941/ [NE]/ Gerald R./ Sept. 29, 1940/ Jan. 4, 1994/ A memory to be ever with us/ 37/ [gov't brozne on back] Gerald R Williams/ US MArine Corps/ Sep 29 1940 + Jan 8 1994

cros & rose; dove on branch with olive branch; Marine Corps emblem

 

 Hejduk, Margaret

28

1

7

Happiness is yelling Bingo!/ Margaret Hejduk/ June 18,/ 1891/ June 8,/ 1996

Bingo card between dates

 

 McGee, Esther M. Cain

 McGee, Marion L.

28

1

8

McGee/ Parents of Linda - Pam/ Esther M./ 1937 [NE]/ Nee Cain/ Marion L./ 1930 - [NE]/ Korean Vet./ [on back] McGee/ Marion L./ [in double rings] Married/ Sept. 8, 1956/ Esther M.

roses; rings on back with roses; etched photo of couple

black heart shaped stone

 Toth, Dorothy L.

 Toth, Frank J.

28

1

9

Toth/ Dorothy L./ June 23, 1926/ Oct. 13, 1993/ [double rings & ribbon] Nov. 22, 1925/ Frank J./ Dec. 7, 1923/ Feb. 20, 1995/ 31

Crosses

 

 Williams, Martha J.

 Williams, Gerald R.

28

1

10

Williams/ Martha J./ Feb. 21, 1941/ [NE]/ Gerald R./ Sept. 29, 1940/ Jan. 8, 1994/ A Memory To Be Ever With Us/ 37/ [gov't bronze on back] Gerald R Williams/ US Marine Corps/ Sep 29 1940 + Jan 8 1994

Dove with olive branch; Marine Corps insignia; cross & flowers

 

 Freed, Enid I.

 Freed, J. Richard

 Freed, Paula J.

28

1

11

Freed/ Enid I./ 1925 - 1995/ J. Richard/ 1922 [NE]/ Paula J./ 1950 - [NE]/ 37

cross; ivy; flowers

pink

 French, Lilian

28

1

12

In Loving Memory/ Lilian French/ 1916 1998/ Beloved Mother and/ Grandmother/ [on back] Lillian/ French/ Meet me in heaven

roses; cross; heart border; butterfly

vase on side with "mother" medallion

 Brunner, Caylene Aleka

28

1

13

Caylene Aleka/ Brunner/ September 27, 1993/ Born into the hands of the Lord./ [on back] It's hard to say goodbye/ When we didn't get to hold you/ It's hard to say goodbye/ When we didn't get to know you/ But we'll always love you/ You'll be in our hearts forever/ We miss you, oh so very much/ We love you. We love you

2 angels; praying hands

 

 Urbas, Carrie A.

28

1

14

Carrie A./ Urbas/ 1973 1994/ We love you Care Bear/ [on back] The Memory of Me/ I'd like the memory of me to be a happy one/ I'd like to leave an afterglow of smiles/ When my day is done./ I'd like to leave an echo whispering softly/ Down the ways of happy times. The/ laughing times, the bright and sunny days./ I'd like the tears of those who grieve for / me to dry tonight before the setting of/ The sun and to remember all the happy/ Memories I leave behind when my day is done.

etched photo of young woman

 

 Martin, Gladys

 Cornelius, Mary Lee

28

1

15

Martin/ Mother/ Gladys/ 1917 - 1997/ Cornelius/ Daughter/ Mary Lee/ 1948 [NE]

book border; rose; cross

 

 Domingo, Michael

28

1

16

Domingo/ Dad/ Michael/ Oct. 10/ 1930/ Nov. 4/ 1996/ 55 [on back] Domingo/ [gov't bronze on back] Michael Domingo/ SSGT US Air Force/ Korea/ Oct 10 1930 + Nov 4 1996

Orthodox cross & roses on left, regular cross & roses on right/ clasped hands

space on left for another name

 Griswold, Catherine

 Griswold, Jack

28

1

17

Griswold/ Catherine/ Sept. 20, 1955/ Aug. 2, 1995/ [in double rings & ribbon] Aug. 9, 1991/ My Angel/ Jack/ July 7, 1947/ [NE]/ 61/ [on back] Griswold

carousel horses

 

 Lorek, Helen C.

 Lorek, Albert P.

28

1

18

Lorek/ Helen C./ Jun. 12, 1920/ [NE]/ Albert P./ Nov. 27, 1917/ May 6, 1995/ Through Christ our Lord, Amen./ 67

flowers; ivy; book border; Jesus showing sacred heart surrounded by a wreath

pink

 Hanzs, Agnes

 Hanzs, Joseph

28

1

19

Hanzs/ Agnes/ Mother/ 1895 - 1959/ Joseph/ Son/ 1914 - 1999/ Requiescant in Pace/ 114-1-2

cross & roses; praying hands and rosary

Translation: Rest in Peace

 Schnell, Mary E.

 Schnell, Robert L.

28

2

1

Schnell/ Mary E./ 1927 [NE]/ Robert L./ 1927 - 1996/ Rest in God's Loving Care [on back] Schnell

cross & roses; WW II flagholder

 

 Sutt, Arthur

28

2

2

Beloved husband and father/ Arthur Sutt/ Sept. 8,/ 1921/ Oct. 2,/ 1993/ W8YOS/ 1

angel; praying hands;cross

 

 Azary, Alex

 Azary, Margaret

28

2

3

Azary/ Alex/ 1920 - 1997/ [double rings & ribbon] Oct. 5, 1946/ Margaret/ 1921 - [NE]/ Jesus, Mary, and Joseph/ [on back] Azary

cross with open Bible & rosary; WW II flagholder

 

 Brown, Leda

 Brown, James W.

28

2

4

Brown/ Leda/ 1918 - [NE]/ [double rings & ribbon] Aug. 2, 1941/ James W./ 1920 - 1993/ 19/ [on back] Brown

 

 

 Specht, Margaret

28

2

5

Beloved Mother/ & Friend/ Margaret Specht/ 1934 1993/ Loved and missed by many/ 131

roses

flush rose color

 Thompson, Henry M.

 Thompson, Elizabeth M.

28

2

6

Thompson/ Henry M./ "Bud"/ 1921 - 1994/ [double rings & ribbon] Sept. 9, 1950/ Elizabeth M./ "Bette"/ 1927 - 2000/ Together we will soar on the/ Wings of Eagles/ 31/ [on back] Flying bag of Bolts [gov't bronze on back] Henry M Thompson/ US Army World War II/ Aug 10 1921 + Oct 24 1994/ Distinguished Flying Cross/ 147 missions over the "hump"

on back B17 prop plane; roses & lilies; WW II flagholder

"bag" was changed from "bucket"

 Beech, Fred M.

 Beech, Donna J.

28

2

7

Beech/ Fred M./ 1937 - 1997/ Donna J./ 1946 [NE]/ gov't bronze on back] Fred M Beech/ US Army/ Vietnam/ Jul 31 1937 + Jul 16 1997

deer; 2 doves on branch with flowers; US veteran flagholder

 

 Cameron, Louise D.

 Cameron, John Robert

28

2

8

Cameron/ Louise D./ Apr. 1, 1923 - Jan. 1, 1999/ A faithful teacher/ and mother/ Married/ Mar. 7, 1951/ John R./ June 1, 1924 - Mar. 4, 1996/ A kind and/ Generous man/ [gov't bronze on back] John Robert Cameron/ US Navy/ World War II/ Jun 1 1924 + Mar 4 1996

ivy dec; cross & grapes; grapes; WW II flagholder

gray/pink

 McGee, Arlene C.

 McGee, Raymond J.

28

2

9

McGee/ Arlene C./ 1924 - [NE]/ Raymond J./ 1925 - 1995/ Rest in God's loving care/ 43 [gov't bronze on back] Raymond J McGee/ SM 2 US Navy/ World War II/ Dec 19 1925 + Jul 11 1995

cross & roses; WW II flagholder

gray/pink

 Nicholas, Bernice M.

 Nicholas, Olney G. "Nick"

28

2

10

Nicholas/ Bernice M./ March 5, 1926/ [NE]/ [double rings & ribbon] Marriage/ Dec. 21, 1949/ Olney G. "Nick"/ Nov. 19, 1928/ Nov. 13, 1998/ Love believes all things/ Endures all things - Love never ends/ 55/ [on back] Nicholas

heart borders

stone on base with 28-2-11

 Nicholas, George F. Sr.

 Nicholas, George F. Jr.

 Nicholas, Dean E.

 Nicholas, Daryl O.

28

2

11

Nicholas/ George F. Sr. 1887 - 1953/ George A. Jr. 1931 - 1965/ Dean E. 1947 - 1968/ Daryl O. 1950 - 1971/ Always in our hearts/ [on back] Nichoas

 

stone on base with 28-2-10; rounded top like old marble stones

 Arunski, Frances

28

2

12

Beloved Mother/ Frances Arunski/ 1904/ 1998/ In loving memory/ 73

praying hands with rosary

 

 Zinkham, Elsie R.

 Marts, Nancy L.

 Marts, Gary W.

28

3

1

Mom/ Elsie Zinkham/ 1999 [new stone] Marts/ Nana/ Nancy L./ 1951 [NE]/ Papa/ Gary W./ 1951 [NE]/ [in double rings & ribbon] July 21, 1973/ 1923 - Elsie R. Zinkham - 1999/ 2

 

funeral home marker had said Elsie was age 76. (gone in 2002, as well as cross that said "Mom")

 Crossen, Richard E.

 Crossen, Mary L.

28

3

2

Crossen/ Richard E./ 1928 - 1996/ Mary L./ 1929 - [NE]

praying hands/ book border; cross & rose

 

 Ingle, Roberta A.

 Ingle, Martha E.

 Ingle, Thomas J.

28

3

3

Ingle/ Roberta A./ Oct. 5, 1948/ Feb. 4, 1996/ Martha E./ Dec. 4, 1928/ [NE]/ Thomas J./ Dec. 29, 1920/ Mar. 29, 1994/ Sheltered in the arms of God/ [on back] Ingle [gov't bronze on back] Thomas J Ingle/ Cpl US Army/ World War II/ Dec 29 1920 + Mar 29 1994

flowers; praying hands over cross; handicap emblem under Roberta A.; WW II flagholder

 

 Valponi, Albert

 Valponi, Hazel A.

28

3

4

Valponi/ [gov't bronze attached] Albert Valponi/ US Army/ World War II/ Aug 12 1914+ Nov 9 1994/ [on matching bronze] Hazel A. Valponi/ Mar 11 1912 + Nov 5 1996/ [on back] Valponi

WW II flagholder

large stone with two gov't bronze placques, one above the other.

 Shepherd, Betty L.

28

3

5

Beloved Sister and Aunt/ Betty L./ Shepherd/ 1942 [NE]/ 26

shepherd with sheep

 

 Barnoski, Frances

28

3

6

Frances Barnoski/ 1917 1998/ Beloved Mother

crosses

 

 Pengelly, Wayne

 Sebastian Jr.

28

3

7

Our Beloved Son/ Wayne Sebastian Pengelly, Jr./ 1976 1993/ He walked in the light letting his light shine brightly/ In the darkness of this world/ although his light shone for only a short time/ it became a beacon. Greatly brigtening the lives/ of all of us who knew him he now lives in/ the kingdom of light with the author of light/ our Lord Jesus Christ/ 38

etched photo

 

 Pritchard, Sandra L.

 Pritchard, John F. Jr.

28

3

8

Pritchard/ Sandra L./ 1944 [NE]/ John F. Jr./ 1944 - 1996 Too well loved to ever be forgotten/ 50

2 hearts between names

 

 Petrick, Margaret E.

 Petrick, George

28

3

9

Petrick/ "Peg"/ Margaret E./ 1937 - [NE]/ George/ 1934 - 1997/ [gov't bronze on back] George Petrick/ Cpl US Army/ Korea/ Feb 22 1934 + Apr 27 1997

roses; Korea flagholder

 

 Sarver, Mary Beth Petrick

28

3

10

Mary Beth/ Sarver/ August 1, 1969/ October 27, 1997/ Nee Petrick/ 56

deep carved rose

black rectangle--thick upright

 Carter, Doris M.

 Carter, Wendell A.

28

3

11

Carter/ Doris M./ 1918 [NE]/ Wendell A./ 1914 - 1997/ Together Forever/ 56

daffodils; cross

 

 Wheeler, Helen S.

28

3

12

Beloved Mother/ Helen S. Wheeler/ May 16, 1929/ June 7, 1996/ Jesus Mary Joseph/ 62

Pieta

pink flush

 Walsh, Alice Ann

 Walsh, William R.

28

3

13

Walsh/ Alice Ann/ 1929 - 1998/ [double rings & ribbon] Nov. 25, 1950/ William R./ 1928 [NE]/ Peace be with you [on back] Walsh

cardinal on branch; cross

urns each end

 Welch, Walter E.

28

3

14

Walter E Welch/ SSMB 3 US Navy/ World War II/ Mar 17 1918/ Mar 21 1999

United Methodist cross; WW II flagholder

gov't granite

 McDonald, Clyde F.

 McDonald, Stanley G.

28

4

1

McDonald/ Clyde F./ 1917 [NE]/ Stanley G./ 1914 - 1995/ [on book border] Married/ May 5, 1945/ Forever in our Memories/ Always in our hearts/ [on back] McDonald

doves; WW II flagholder

medium tall dark gray, lettering in gold

 Webb, Ruby H.

28

4

2

Ruby H. Webb/ 1920 + [NE]

flowers

flush

 Schneithorst, Leslie Jean

28

4

3

Leslie Jean/ Schneitthorst/ 1954 + 1994/ 8/ [on back] Schneithorst/ James 4: 7-10/ God Bless You

 

tall rose/gray

 Neroda, Donald J.

28

4

4

Donald J. Neroda/ 1943 - 1995/ Gone Fishin'/ 14/ [gov't bronze on back] Donald J Neroda/ Sgt US Army/ Vietnam/ Apr 24 1943 + Jan 10 1995

scene of man with fishing pole catching a fish with water & hills in background; Vietnam flagholder

light rose/gray

 Kish, Eleanor

 Kish, Frank A. Jr.

28

4

5

Kish/ Eleanor/ 1927 [NE]/ Frank/ 1924 - 2002/ 14/ [gov't bronze on back] Frank A Kish Jr/ US Army/ World War II/ Jul 12 1924 + Jan 13 2002

WW II flagholder

 

 Neal, Rita M.

 Neal, Franklin J.

28

4

6

Neal/ Rita M./ June 10, 1930/ [NE]/ Franklin J./ July 4, 1924/ Dec. 7, 1994/ June 1, 1949/ Together Forever

flowers; cross with double rings above wed. date; book borders

light rose-gray

 Zimmer, Robert A.

28

4

7

[N stone] In loving memory/ Husband Father/ and Grandfather/ Robert A. Zimmer/ May 20, 1943 Jan. 4, 1995/ 26/ [on top of base] And ye shall know the truth and the truth shall make you free St. John 6-32/ [on back] Psalm 23/ The Good Shepherd/ 1 A psalm of David the Lord is my Shepherd I shall not want/ 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pastures/ He leadeth me beside still waters/ 3 He restoreth my soul He leadeth me in the / paths of righteousness for His name's sake/ 4 Yea though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death I will fear no evil for thou/ art with me. They rod and thy staff they/ comfort me/ 5 Thou preparest a table before me in the / presence of mine enemies Thou anointest / my head with oil My cup runneth over/ 6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me/ all the days of my life and I will dwell in/ the house of the Lord forever/ [on back of base] Zimmer/ "[back of S stone] Zimmer/ 23 PSALM / DER CUTE HIRTE/ 1 EIN PSALM DAVID'S DER HERR IST MEIN HIRTE/ MIR WIRD NICHTS MANCELN/ 2 ER WEIDET MICH AUF EINER CRUNEN AVE UNO FURHRET/ MICH ZUM FRISCHEN WASSER/ 3 ER EROVICKET MEINE SEELE ER FUHRET MICH AUF/ RECHTER STRASSE UM SEINES NAMENS WILLEN/ 4 UND OB ICH SCHON WANDERTE IM FINST ERN TAL/ FURCHTE ICH KEIN UNGLUCK DEN DU BIST BEI MIR DEIN STECKEN UND STAB TROSTEN MICH/ 5 DU BEREITEST VOR MIR EIHEN TISCH IM ANCESICHT/ MEINER FEINDE DU SALBEST MEIN HAUPT MIT ÜL/ UND SCHENKEST MIR VOLL EM/ 6 GUTES UND BARMHER ZIGKEIT/ MEIN LEBEN LANC MIR FOLCEN UND ICH WERDE BLENBEN IM/ HUASE DES HERRN IMMER DAR/ [gov't bronze footstone in concrete] Robert A Zimmer/ US Army/ May 20 1943 + Jan 4 1995

flying dove; triple cross; crown over cross with butterfly next to it;

2 large rose stones with square urn in center; design on left and right stones similar; shepherd holding lamb by each version of psalm

 Barnoski, Cathleen E.

 Barnoski, Joseph J.

28

4

8

Barnoski/ Cathleeen E./ 1946 [NE]/ Joseph J./ 1944 - 1992/ I'll love you forever and a day/ 38

crosses

 

 Glenn, Donald Dustin

28

4

9

Donald Dustin Glenn/ Jan. 16,/ 1976/ Aug. 8,/ 1994/ Forever Young/ 44/ [on back] When times get tough/ As they often do/ You can feel secure knowing/ I love you/ If your upset and feeling blue/ You can relax knwing I'll be there/ For you/ Dustin

etched photo inset

rose color; "Dustin" on the bottom could be signature

 Edel, Kathleen

28

4

10

Mother/ Kathleen Edel/ Aug. 5, 1944/ Sept. 21, 1997/ Well done Good and faithful servant/ 50/ [on back] Edel

praying hands over rose

rose color, gold lettering

 Riddle, Carson F.

 Riddle, N. Jean

28

4

11

Riddle/ Carson F./ Apr. 7, 1937/ [NE]/ N. Jean/ Feb. 5, 1938/ Apr. 29, 1999/ [double rings & ribbon] Dec. 29, 1956/ [on bac] Riddle

deer on left, angel on right

 

 Lanigan, Alice M.

 Lanigan, Donald G.

28

4

12

Lanigan/ Alice M./ Oct. 20, 1921/ [NE]/ Donald G./ May 31, 1914/ June 30, 1998/ 156/ [gov't bronze on back] Donald G Lanigan/ Capt US Army/ World War II/ May 31 1914 + Jun 30 1998

cardinals on dogwood branch

large rose colored stone

 Smith, Elsie E.

28

4

13

Mother and Grandmother/ Elsie E. Smith/ Sept. 28/ 1902/ Dec. 17,/ 1997/ 68

flower decs; book border; cross

 

 Adamic, Mildred P.

 Adamic, Frank T.

28

4

14

Adamic/ Mildred P./ 1912 [NE]/ Frank T./ 1912 - 1998/ 74/ Rest in God's loving care/ [on back] Adamic

roses; praying hands with rosary

 

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