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The Omak Memorial Cemetery index lists individuals interred at the Omak Memorial Cemetery in Omak, Okanogan County, Washington. See photos. Index information about an individual may include name, birth date, birth place, death date, and names of family members. Index data was compiled by Maggie Rail, a member of the Washington State Cemetery Association who has transcribed over 400 cemeteries since 1993.
Omak Memorial Cemetery is located at Lat: 48° 23' 14"N, Lon: 119° 33' 18"W, T33N R26E Sec 3.
There are 3,747 individuals listed in this index.
This index is in English.
This index is open for research.
Abbreviations used in this index:
w/o = wife of
h/o = husb of
Transcribed by Maggie Rail, Dec 10, 2002, last edited Aug 27, 2010.
“Driving from Omak toward Okanogan on Hwy 215, turn right on Elgin passing by Our Lady Catholic Church. You must enter the city of Okanogan first to do this. Continue on this road till you reach the cemetery.”
“This is a very large cemetery, owned and well maintained by the City of Omak. In the past it was known as Okanoma Cemetery. I have not found out when the name changed.”
“I tried to add locations when I could, but many do not have the location. Those with an asterisk * are from a previous reading done by Edna Hartney in the late 1980's with limited more information. There are no photos and no markers for any of those with an asterisk.”
“The locations could be off, so do not rely heavily upon them. They should be in the correct Lane, but might be in a different row. There were 5 lanes in the cemetery. Number 5 has the office only. Each Lane had two sections, so I called one north and the other south. The number of rows varied, and sometimes was not even possible to decipher which row they were in.”
“I used a digital camera for most of the headstone readings. I walked this cemetery Jul 19 & 20, 2002, then transcribed in Nov and Dec of 2002. This includes all existing headstones and markers in the cemetery up to the time of my reading.”
Preferred Citation: [Identification of item], Omak Memorial Cemetery Index, 1927-2010, Office of Secretary of State, Washington State Archives, Digital Archives, http://digitalarchives.wa.gov, [date accessed].
Source: Index and transcription notes donated to the Washington Historical Records Project by Maggie Rail, August 2009.
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