Exploring Almost Forgotten Gravesites in the Great State of Ohio

Dedicated to cemetery preservation in the great state of Ohio

"A cemetery may be considered as abandoned when all or practically all of the bodies have been Removed therefrom and no bodies have been buried therein for a great many years, and the cemetery has been so long neglected as entirely to lose its identity as such, and is no longer known, recognized and respected by the public as a cemetery. 1953 OAG 2978."

Saturday, December 21, 2013

Spotlighting "Hope's Gravestone Care" -- Catherine Anderson, Conservator

Quoting from the Facebook Page of "Hope's Gravestone Care":

"NOW is the time to be considering having a class or scheduling restoration work, cemetery clean up, searching for lost stones, mapping/inventory for next year.

Already have several classes lining up for next year in multiple states...!"

Phone #: (919) 961-5140

  (Catherine Anderson, conservator
"Hope's Gravestone Care")

More Information Below:


"Gravestone repairs, mapping, photography, classes and consultations by Catherine Anderson, Conservator"

"The purpose of Hope's is to provide gravestone repair & other cemetery services to individuals, families, historical groups, churches, & municipalities. My goal is to provide practical, professional conservation work that meets your needs, at a reasonable cost."

Catherine Anderson, Conservator
Catherine is conducting gravestone conservation work in several states, including Ohio.
There is also a permanent link to "Hope's Gravestone Care" in the right-hand column of this blog, currently under the title heading of:

"Outside of Ohio Gravestone Preservation and Consevation Businesses and Information"