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."

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Ohio veteran finds wife's grave in 'unacceptable' condition

Ohio veteran finds wife's grave in 'unacceptable' condition: Ossie Tacket is an 89-year-old military veteran battling prostate cancer.

REMINDER: More upcoming events to be held at Calvary Cemetery in Cleveland,Ohio!

Reminder from the Catholic Cemeteries Assn. in the Cleveland Diocese; there are more activities coming up to celebrate 125 years at Calvary Cemetery in Cleveland.
"2018 marks the 125th Anniversary of Calvary Cemetery in Cleveland. To celebrate this historic anniversary as well as to bring families back to Calvary, the CCA will be hosting a variety of events throughout the summer and fall months. 
These events include:
Self-guided walking tours will also be available June 1st - November 3rd, 2018. Please visit the Calvary Cemetery office for further details and to pick up your free guide!