Archive for August 18th, 2011

In addition to being the resting place of a major organized crime figure in the patriarch Mont Tennes, the Tennes plot in Calvary Cemetery in Chicago is interesting for the epitaphs on each of its stones. Each family member has his or her epitaph that is phrased like a prayer, in addition to the prayer on the family monument.

Tennes (22)

Tennes (21)

Tennes (2)

Tennes (3)

It will take a few days’ worth of posts to get through all the legible ones.

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