Month: August 2020

Brothers finding their ancestors

On this day brothers Gary and Tim Mannion visited five plots of family members buried in WC. From GGGG grandparents to GGGG Aunts and Uncles, Cousins and more. All lived nearby in Newark many years ago. Tim estimates 20 to 30 family members are buried in Woodland Cemetery, but he has more research to do to find them all when…

Resetting heavy headstones

Although this work occurred a few months ago, twenty six headstones were reset on this long busy day. Some stones were small and easily handled by one person, but some stones were extremely heavy requiring a backhoe to lift using special straps. Many stones were buried face down for a very long time. This was another productive day cleaning up…