Exploring Almost Forgotten Gravesites in the Great State of Ohio
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"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."
Friday, July 8, 2016
After a few edits and requests submitted to the Find A Grave contributor for revisions for this memorial, it has finally been corrected. The given name was incorrect.
The surname on the gravestone is spelled "Bernatawicz" however the death certificate and the cemetery record show "Bernatowicz."
It has been verified also that "Bernatowicz" is a valid Polish surname: