Williams Lot

Not too long ago, the NSCC completed the restoration and cleaning of the Williams Lot, located near the south wall of the cemetery. The vaults for the owner, William J. Williams and his aunt by marriage, Elizabeth Henby, previously consisted of an area filled with dirt, the vaults showed little if any sign of their… Read More Williams Lot


Recently, a friend of mine shared that her beloved dog, Iris, had just died. After suffering through an illness, she was euthanized. It was her description of how she was feeling when she shared her loss with me were emotions that I too have felt and her words of loss, heartache, love and grief gripped… Read More Grief

Reading Death

Previous blogs stated that I love funerary art and architecture.  There are days in which I cannot disseminate, which I prefer more:  looking at funerary art and architecture or reading about it.  My current mood involves reading so that I can see with clarity. Or at the very least, work to understand the how and why people commission… Read More Reading Death