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Morbid History - The Moving Of San Francisco's Cemeteries

San Francisco is a small city where land has always been valuable. To deal with a growing population, and a lack of space to build new housing, it was decided that all of the cemeteries located in San Francisco would be moved south to the town of Colma. 556 more words


Pere Lachaise Patina

I love everything about this ~ rusty lime green, orange, an oxidized purpley color…yummy!

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An unexpected place to find beauty

A recent blog post by uber-popular funeral director Caleb Wilde (author of “Confessions of a Funeral Director”) resonated with me. He writes: “Death sits in paradox. 266 more words


A world remembers.

With the centenary of WW1 upon us, I’m reminded of a trip I made a couple of years ago.

We took a few days off and drove from France into Belgium.  523 more words


Central Cemetery, Millbury, MA

This Statue of a Divine Angel Keeps a Diligent Watch on the Graves at Central Cemetery in Millbury, MA

Gargoyles And Grotesques

Harry Limes (1904 - 1988) - Find A Grave Memorial

Harry Limes (1904 – 1988) – Find A Grave Memorial.

Sharing my memorial to my father, Harry Limes, in remembrance of him for his 110th birthday today.