Series Archive: Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

May 25

A Little About Mable Dickinson

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

I arrived home with big plans to get things done. You all know about that, I think. I wanted to enter all my data, transcribe all I found, enter correct sources, and see if I could reach any conclusions. By the time Papa and I had emptied the car, I collapsed and fell asleep. Sunday, …

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Oct 19

Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Book – 7

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

In addition to my grandmother’s wedding book, I also am the custodian of the register created at her funeral. I will also post all the pages, with comments when I feel may be relevant. The ninth scan starts the pages of the visitors register. There are seven of these pages, and they read like a …

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Oct 18

Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Book – 6

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

In addition to my grandmother’s wedding book, I also am the custodian of the register created at her funeral. I will also post all the pages, with comments when I feel may be relevant. The pages on the seventh and eighth scan are blank. I do not know why these were not filled in. I …

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Oct 17

Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Book — 5

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

In addition to my grandmother’s wedding book, I also am the custodian of the register created at her funeral. I will also post all the pages, with comments when I feel may be relevant. My sixth scan shows very little information. My father’s family have been laid to rest in Maple Hill Cemetery, Cadillac, Wexford …

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Oct 16

Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Book — 4

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

I am the custodian of the register created at my grandmother’s funeral. I am posting all the pages of the book, even those which were left blank. Henry Colby was the organist. Henry played the pipe organ that the church with majesty. He played that organ at every event, and most of the church services …

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Oct 15

Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Book — 3

This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

I do remember the day of the funeral, which was held at the First Congregational Church, Cadillac, Michigan, which our family attended. I remember asking my Dad why he wasn’t working, since my six year old mind knew a funeral was his job. He just sadly said that someone else was working for him today. …

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Oct 14

Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Book — 2

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

In the front, a poem, and the basic facts of my grandmother’s life and death. In Memory Winnie Alice Kaiser Yearnd Place of birth Cadillac, Mich Date of Birth July 19, 1885 Deceased Date December 10, 1957 Place Cadillac, Michigan I do not know who wrote this information in the book, the handwriting is not …

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Oct 13

Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Book — 1

This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series Winnie Kaiser Yearnd Funeral Register

In addition to my grandmother’s wedding book, I also am the custodian of the register created at her funeral. I will also post all the pages, with comments when I feel may be relevant. Here are my first two scans, the cover and the first two pages. This page brings memories for me, since this …

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