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From: Diane Dunlap <>
Subject: Re: [PaCambri] Obits - thanks ya'll
Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2004 13:58:08 -0500
Donna, I want to second the wonderful way you expressed how much we all
appreciate the contributions of Maureen, as well as others who willing
share with all of us, items like obits and census reports and such!
I have been able to build upon our family tree with many of those obits
and can not express the gratitude I feel from the many bits of help
I've picked up on the message boards. I love those message boards, and
have referred back to them many times. What a wonderful resource they
are, and so are the people who contribute to them for us.
On Apr 10, 2004, at 11:31 PM, The Julians wrote:
> I just have to put in my 2 cents too. Maureen, if you're reading
> this, just let me say how much we appreciate your postings on the
> obituary boards for those of us researching Cambria County and the
> Noel, Sharbaugh, Huber families. Could not have done half my research
> without you. Here is a case where you share and you receive, and
> receive we did. Not only does she look up obits, but posts them for
> everyone, as do many people on the list.
> Marilyn also posts obits for all to read and record, and we
> reciprocate by sharing our information back. It may not be an obit,
> but some other piece of information they were missing. So you see,
> the idea of the list is to share - not to cringe. If all were
> offended by those who asked for help, there would be no list.