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Cemetery Records with photographs of headstones.


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Francisco I.O.O.F. Cemetery

Center Township

Gibson County, Indiana

Coordinates:

Latitude, 38.3290 N;  Longitude, -87.4510 W

Congressional Location:

SW-1/4; NE-1/4; SECTION 19; TOWNSHIP 2S; RANGE 9W

Common Directions:

Located on the west side of the south end of Second Street in Francisco.

Last updated

  30 Aug 2016

The prior transcription on this site was updated 19 Apr 2010 by Daniel L Elliott.  There likely are unmarked graves plus a few unknown due to missing, unreadable, destroyed or broken markers.   If you have knowledge of any other graves which may not be shown below, please drop us an e-mail and let us know.   email016.gif (1209 bytes)
                                                                                                                             

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Surname

Given Name

Birth Date

Death Date

Inscriptions & Notes

Photo #                   Photo

Sect-
ion

Row

Keene

Diane Sue

1943

1943

"Our Darling" 

1275

C

2

Keith

Ralph Glendon

17 Apr 1933

24 Aug 1933

Son of Ralph & Ruth (HANNAH) KEITH.

0715

B

7

Kelley

Christine I

25 Jan 1917

29 Jun 1989

First wife of Lawrence A KELLEY

1681

D

7

Kelley

Lawrence A

9 Dec 1916

5 Apr 2000

Husband of Christene KELLEY, 1st and Violet (FAIR) KELLEY, 2nd. 

1682

D

7

Kendle

Marie

15 Mar 1915

24 Apr 1916

Daughter of Rex & Edyth KENDLE 

0727

B

7

Kendle

Mildred Esther

20 Nov 1917

15 Feb 1918

Daughter of Rex & Edyth KENDLE 

0726

B

7

Keneipp

Hollis

19 May 1917

12 Nov 1972

"Mother" 

1452

C

7

King

Asa Tell

1879

1964

Husband of Helen Ruth (TAYLOR) KING.  Married 7 Aug 1917.

1214

C

1

King

Cecil Edward

13 Mar 1925

16 Dec 1970

Indiana, Private First Class, Company "B", 60th. Infantry, W. W. II

0754

B

8

King

Delta V

1880

1971

Wife of Walter KING.

0604

B

2

King

Donald G

12 Feb 1933

18 Mar 1993

Husband of Janetta (MARTIN) KING.

1672

D

8

King

Durwood M

1935

1944

Son of George & Ethel KING 

1356

C

5

King

Dwight M

1922

1933

Son of George & Ethel KING 

1356

C

5

King

Emily

1864

1947

Wife of Joel KING.

"Mother" 

0706

0705

B

7

King

Ethel I

1899

1978

Wife of George M KING.

1333

C

4

King

Floyd

1914

1922

Son of R & S KING 

1154

A

19

King

George M

1898

1981

Husband of Ethel I KING.

1333

C

4

King

Hazel

1907

19__

Wife of Ledford KING. 

0755

B

8

King

Heffman

1896

1930

Son of Joel & Emily KING.

0709

0705

B

7

King

Helen Ruth

1896

1986

nee TAYLOR.  Wife of Asa Tell KING.  Married 7 Aug 1917.

1214

C

1

King

Indiana

20 Jan 1851

5 Aug 1921

nee INGRAM.  Wife of Marion KING.  Married 21 Dec 1871.

0557

0558

B

1

King

Joel

1858

1939

Husband of Emily KING.

"Father" 

0708

0705

B

7

King

Julia A

1850

1936

Wife of Monroe D KING.

"Mother" 

0648

B

4

King

Ledford

1904

1926

Husband of Hazel KING.

Killed in Francisco #2 Mine 

0755

1205

B

8

King

Marion

14 Apr 1852

21 May 1926

Husband of Indiana (INGRAM) KING.  Married 21 Dec 1871.

0557

B

1

King

Mary M

1875

1927

--

0556

0559

B

1

King

Monroe D

1850

1926

Husband of Julia A KING.

"Father" 

0648

B

4

King

Walter

1880

1946

Husband of Delta V KING.

0604

B

2

Kohlmeyer

Brenda L

3 Feb 1951

--

Wife of Stephen L KOHLMEYER.  Married 10 Feb 1973.

1763

D

18?

Kohlmeyer

James L

15 Aug 1926

--

Husband of Shirley E (RAWLS) KOHLMEYER, 1st, married 12 Aug 1947; and second husband of Marcia J (MAES) Von GRAPER KOHLMEYER, 2nd, married 21 Mar 1991. 


NOTE:  See also James L & Shirley E (RAWLS) KOHLMEYER headstone at Maple Hill Cemetery in Princeton.


1763

D

18

Kohlmeyer

Marcia J

7 Aug 1930

17 Oct 2014

nee MAES .  Wife of Jerry Von GRAPER, 1st; and second wife James L KOHLMEYER, 2nd, married 21 Mar 1991. 


Daughter of Harlow & Marjorie MAES.


(Click here to view obituary.)



Note:  See also, GRAPER, Marcia J at St. Lucas Cemetery.

1763

D

18

Kohlmeyer

Stephen L

10 Nov 1950

--

Husband of Brenda L KOHLMEYER. 


Son of James L & Shirley E (RAWLS) KOHLMEYER.

1763

D

18

Kohlmeyer

Sheila Ann

5 Sep 1945

17 Jul 1978

nee MESSERSMITH.  Daughter of Doyle C & Eva F MESSERSMITH.

“Daughter” 

1763

D

2

Krausgrill

Adam

1850

1942

Husband of Martha J KRAUSGRILL.

“Father”

1074

A

14

Krausgrill

Martha J

1856

1935

Wife of Adam KRAUSGRILL.

“Mother”

1074

A

14

Kreig

Darwin "Dob"

16 Oct 1955

13 Mar 1981

“Husband”

1708

D

5

Krotzer

Anna V

22 Nov 1916

17 Jan 2002

(Small plaque on headstone of W Frank & Laufa M HELSLEY.)

0637

B

4

Krupicka

France Mildred

1910

1984

--

1402

C

6

Krupicka

Stanley

20 Jun 1913

20 Jan 2006

Husband of Thelma (ROGERS) KRUPICKA.  Son of John & Anna (HAZIK) KRUPICKA. 


(Click here to view obituary.)

1670

D

8

Landrus

Ernest N

22 Feb 1913

26 May 1965

"Son" 

0643

B

4

Landrus

George W

6 Jun 1861

13 Jun 1916

--

0641

B

4

Lane

Mary B

14 Oct 1938

20 Jan 2009

nee DOUGAN.  Daughter of August "Gus" & Elsie DOUGAN.


(Click here to view obituary.)

1568

D

15

Lansdon

Bessie

21 Jan 1891

5 Nov 1962

nee DREW.  Wife of Omer C LANSDON.

“Mother”

1422

C

7

Lansdon

Omer C

19 Feb 1882

22 Mar 1977

Husband of Bessie Drew LANSDON 


Private, US Army.

1421

C

7

Lantrip

Clay W

9 Oct 1899

8 Jan 1998

Husband of Irma L LANTRIP.

1747

D

3

Lantrip

Irma L

7 Jun 1913

15 Aug 1984

Wife of Clay W LANTRIP.

1747

D

3

Lathom

Infant

--

--

Infant son of Josephus & Martha LATHOM 

Aged 6 Days.

1055

A

13

Lathom

Maggie

1 May 1884

15 Sep 1884

Daughter of Josephus & Martha LATHOM 

1052

A

13

Lathom

Martha 

29 Mar 1855

17 Feb 1887

Wife of Josephus LATHOM.

1053

A

13

Leachet

Madge L

26 Jun 1911

29 May 1985

--

0644

B

4

Lindsey

Nathaniel

?

?


(Note:  Added from 1939 WPA Veterans Grave Registration Project.)

No headstone found or identified.

A

?

Lindsey

Stephen  J

--

--

Fifer, Company "A", 58th. Indiana Infantry

0834

A

2

Lindsey

William B

abt 1837

--

Husband of Mary A LINDSEY.

Pvt., Co. B, 136th Inf. Reg., Indiana.

No headstone found or identified.

A

?

Lloyd

Glen A

19 Nov 1945

19 Aug 1968

Husband of Nina Gay LLOYD. 

“Father of Paul K & Gayla A”


Indiana, Specialist 4, Company "C", 15th. Signal Battalion

1235

1236

C

1

Lockwood

Akiko

5 Dec 1930

--

Wife of Newton G LOCKWOOD.

“Born in Japan

1080

A

14

Lockwood

Guy O

25 Jul 1887

13 Apr 1965

Husband of Mae LOCKWOOD. 

“Father”


Ohio, Sergeant, Company "G", 19th. Infantry, W. W. I

1078

1203

A

14

Lockwood

Ida B

1861

1924

Second wife of Newton A. LOCKWOOD 

1079

A

14

Lockwood

Mae

9 Mar 1895

17 Jul 1946

Wife of Guy O LOCKWOOD.

“Mother”

1077

A

14

Lockwood

Misouria E

1858

1904

First wife of Newton A. LOCKWOOD 

1079

A

14

Lockwood

Newton A

1850

1936

Husband of Misouria E LOCKWOOD, 1st; and  Ida B LOCKWOOD, 2nd.

1079

A

14

Lockwood

Newton G

17 Jul 1924

--

Husband of Akiko LOCKWOOD.

1080

A

14

Lockwood

Ruth L

1894

1917

First wife of Will N LOCKWOOD 

1167

A

19

Lockwood

Will Allen

19 Apr 1921

13 Nov 1942

Indiana, Seaman First Class, U. S. Navy, W. W. II.  PH.   Served on USS San Francisco.  Buried at sea.

1170

1171

A

19

Lockwood

Will Newton

1 Jan 1893

19 Jun 1957

Husband of Ruth L LOCKWOOD, 1st; and Laufa M  LOCKWOODm 2nd, (She is buried with her first husband, W FRANK.

 

Indiana, Corporal, U. S. Marine Corp, W. W. I, BSM

1167

1168

1169

A

19

Loveless

Joseph H

5 Sep 1865

9 Apr 1953

Husband of Louzetta LOVELESS.

1072

A

14

Loveless

Louzetta

12 Dec 1869

5 Jan 1950

Wife of Joseph H LOVELESS.

1072

A

14


         Sections and Rows
The cemetery presently is divided into four sections:  A (northeast,) B (northwest,) C (southwest) & D (southeast.)  Rows were numbered starting on the east side in Sections A, B & C and on the west side of Section D.  Another section platted immediately to the north of Section D, contains no visible burials to date.

 
0807  View of Section A from the southwest corner.

0551  View of Section B, looking northwest.

1204  View of Section C, looking southwest.

1564  View of Section D.