The Glasgow Courier - Serving Proudly As The Voice Of Valley County Since 1913

 
 

By Doris Franzen
Letter To The Editor 

Highland Cemetery: Flat Stones Can Be Large Problem

 


Dear Editor:

I have been following the discussion of the cemetery issue regarding monuments in the news but I have never heard what they intend to do about a problem with flat stones. And yes, they can be a large problem.

I understand that for maintenance purposes on the part of those who care for our Highland Cemetery, it may make their job easier. But as nice as it is to mow right over the sites of these graves, there is debris left behind by the mowing – grass clippings - and then dirt blows in and the rain and snow will plaster them right to the stone.

We have been burying family mem...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments

(0)
 
 
 
Rendered 11/07/2014 14:43