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."

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

“Preserving History - Cut in Stone” presented by Jay Russell -- Feb 2, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Independence Civic Center – Willow Room - Independence OH 44131


From the Cuyahoga County Valley Genealogical Society - A Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society


“Preserving History-Cut in Stone”

Presented by Jay Russell

"Learn the basic cleaning and preservation processes that can be done by family members of the deceased or novices who want to learn the basics of tombstone preservation.

More advanced techniques will be covered as part of a “hands on” workshop being planned for this spring."