Missing Headstone Returning to Coos Bay on Lady Washington Tall Ship


A Headstone from the Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery in Coos Bay is making it’s way back to the plot on the tall ship Lady Washington when she visits this week. The headstone from 1881 disappeared in February of 2017. In April of 2018 the San Francisco Police Department reported that two headstones were dropped in a woman’s front yard. One of them was the missing headstone from Coos Bay. Joseph L. and Clara Ethel Bailey were the great grandchildren of Lane County’s Joseph Lane.

 

 

Original Notice the Headstone was taken from Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery

This entry was posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 and is filed under Local News.