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, June 29, 2016

Upcoming Cemetery Preservation Workshop for Saturday, July 9, 2016 at the Fall Creek Cemetery in Liberty Township, Highland County, Ohio

Sharing from Steph Roland (of the Highland County, Ohio Veterans Service Office):

29 June 2016
"An upcoming cemetery preservation one day hands-on workshop being instructed by Mr. Mark Morton, Gravestone Guardians of Ohio.

***The class is limited to the first 20 participants that call (or TEXT) to register:

*****Contact Phone #:  

937-763-8164*****
This class is open to the public and though there is a “Suggested Donation” of $20.00 per person, no one will be turned away if they cannot make that donation amount. There are several sponsors that are greatly helping to make this project happen, and any donations received during on-site check in will help defray the cost of the class to be presented, materials the host is responsible for providing, as well as drinking water for all participants throughout the day.
Many thanks to the current event sponsors: Hillsboro Eagle Riders, Aerie #1161, Peggy Carter, Bill & Marjorie Pike, Barbara Vergamini & Letcher Langston for their help in making this project happen!!"
 

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