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    Historic cemetery and marker repair workshop July 18
    OCHC will offer a workshop, July 18, 9-4:30. The workshop is free and open to the public.
    Bring water, lunch, sunscreen, chair, notepad and pencil, gloves. This is a hands-on workshop. The Tumalo Pioneer Cemetery is 1.5 miles north of Tumalo on Cline Falls Highway.
    Contact Kuri Gill for more information. 503-986-0685
Useful Resources Historic Cemetery Highlights
Tools for historic cemeteries

Cemetery Disaster Planning Booklet, Chicora Foundation

​Historic Cemeteries Commission Meeting

The Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries will meet at Deschutes County Historical Museum, 1:00-4:00pm on July 17, 2015. Contact Kuri Gill at Kuri.Gill@oregon.gov or 503-986-0685 for more information.

Wilsonville resident appointed to OCHC 
Charlotte Lehan of Wilsonville has been appointed to the Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries. Lehan has extensive experience with cemetery records and online documentation, in addition to other valuable knowledge and skills. Contact Kuri Gill at Kuri.Gill@oregon.gov or (503) 986-0685 for more information.
Historic Cemetery Designation Signs Available!
A metal, 8x10 inch sign is available to each listed cemetery free of charge. Contact Kuri Gill at Kuri.Gill@oregon.gov or (503) 986-0685 to get yours.

Cemetery Caution Sign Available
One free sign is available for each cemetery listed with the
Commission. Contact Kuri Gill to get yours Kuri.Gill@oregon.gov or (503) 986-0685.
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Featured Cemetery and Grant Projects