Sound Off – Chester & Sherlene Chaffin, Port Clinton

Jul 11, 2019 | Sound Off | 0 comments

To the Editor:

I went to Riverview Cemetery yesterday morning (7/2/19) to make sure there were flags on my father-in-law’s (Melvin Cook) and grandfather’s (Les Bowyer) graves for the upcoming fourth of July. They were still there from the Memorial Day celebration. Sometimes they get worn and need to be replaced.

While there, I noticed the cemetery crew mowing and edging around the markers. Didn’t want to bother them, so I left.

Later that night, I told my wife about it and she wanted to see. They had done the entire cemetery, and it looked picture perfect with the flags blowing in the wind. The grounds were absolutely perfect.

My hats off to you folks that take care of the grounds where our loved ones are interned. You don’t get enough credit. We commend you on your professionalism and taking the extra steps to make sure the land is maintained in this pristine condition.

To the Friends of the Cemetery, thanks for the nice paved roads … much more attractive.

Chester & Sherlene Chaffin, Port Clinton

Related Post 

Ask Wylie 10-27-22

Hello Wylie, and all of your fishy friends! Is Catawba Island one of the windiest places in Ohio? Sometimes it feels like one of the windiest on...

Ask Wylie 10-20-22

Hi Wylie, I was wondering how to get my gas card I won by finding you in The Beacon. Thank you, Olga Ebert Welllll Hellllooo Olga, Yes, I can help...

Ask Wylie 10-13-22

Hi Wylie the Walleye, This is a very random question but I have to ask it. I have seen many businesses on Facebook advertising and stating we should...


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Bassett Ad 11-28-2022

Market Place

Ottawa County Veterans Office

Current Weather


December 2022

Share This