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Oak Lawn Cemetery
Ravenwood, Nodaway County, Missouri

Lat: 40° 21' 38"N, Lon: 94° 40' 11"W
Jackson Twp, R34W Sec 12

Submitted by Sharon Kroner, Jul 05, 2008, Last edited Jul 18, 2008 [sharonmok2@sbcglobal.net]. Total records = 1,180.

To reach this cemetery from the junction of Hwy 71 & Hwy 136, turn east on Hwy 136, go 9.1 miles to Hwy 46. Turn left on Hwy 46, go .6 miles to Ravenwood City Limits sign. Go .7miles thru Ravenwood to Olympic Road, turn left on Olympic Road, the cemetery is on your right.

The cemetery is well kept, the monuments are in very good condition and for the most part, easily read. It was established in 1887, the first burial was in 1902. They are still accepting burials. You may contact is John Geisken, president of the cemetery board, he can be reached at 660-937-2175.

My husband and I along with our good friends Allana & Jack Kirkbride, read this cemetery using a digital camera on Jul 25, 2007, completing this transcription on Jun 17, 2008. This is a listing of all know graves taken from the tombstones.

- Sharon Kroner

Legend:

b. = born
c/o = child of
d. = died
d/o = daughter of
dau = daughter
f/o = father of
FH = funeral home
h/o = husband of
hus = husband
m = married
m/o = mother of
o/c = our children
p/o = parents of
s/o = son of
s/w = share with
w/o = wife of

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