Cemetery Pictures

In last week’s edition of City newspaper there were some pictures of big cemeteries around Rochester. There were pictures of White Haven Memorial Park, Mt. Hope Cem., Holy Sepulchre Cem., and Riverside Cem. The pictures look much better in their online edition than in the print edition. Go to Oct. 3, edition web page where …

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Mt. Hope Cem. Tombstones

All the legible tombstones in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Rochester have been copied. I copied all the tombstones in the older sections in the 1980s when I was a lot younger and could get up and down the hills. Then Karen Dau said that she wanted to copy all the tombstones in the newer ranges. …

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Cleaning Tombstones

I bought a quart of D/2 Biological Cleaner on the internet. It is one of the few recommended solutions that can used to clean tombstones. It isn’t cheap. The quart cost about $30. On Saturday I went down to Allegany County to clean the tombstones of my great-grandparents and other family members; 7 total. The …

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