Grave Memorial for Wink Dye

$1,620 of $4,350 goal

Raised by 38 people in 33 months
Victoria Dye Katona  GLEN BURNIE, MD
My mother was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer on May 2nd, 2013 and passed away on July 4th, 2013. On September 17th, we were finally able to order a memorial for her grave and paid for it in full. Unfortunately, we ordered from a company/man that has been scamming grieving families and we lost both our money and the memorial. We do not have the additional money to order a new one, so we are asking for your help so that we may honor her grave. It pains us to go visit her in an unmarked grave, as if she isn't loved enough for anyone to purchase a marker for her. If you would like to verify our story, we ordered our memorial from Maryland Memorials. They were recently featured on wbaltv
for scamming consumers and can be found on the BBB website
with numerous complaints as well as at ripoffreport.com.


We are estimating that it will cost about $4,000 to purchase a new marker. Our goal is $4350 to cover the memorial and the fees.


This is what my mothers grave currently looks like:





The stone was placed there by my son to hold the papers that he had drawn for her.


Any help that you could provide will be greatly appreciated.
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Update 5
31 months ago

28.5% to goal now! Thank you to everyone that has given and keep on sharing!!
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Update 4
31 months ago

26% to goal"¦ Keep sharing!!!
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Update 3
32 months ago

We're almost at 25%! Thank you SO much everyone.

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Update 2
32 months ago

We're up to 21.61% of our goal! Keep sharing!
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Timothy Bowman
23 months ago

Global Burial ID would love to assist you with our underground marker system. We are able to mark your mothers grave electronically to insure accurate headstone placement. Please contact our office to assist you. www.globalburialid.com

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$1,620 of $4,350 goal

Raised by 38 people in 33 months
Created December 24, 2013
KB
$20
Kerri Buckley
28 months ago

Best wishes for a quick resolution, Victoria, for you and your boys.

$50
Tracey Wilkie-Hanlon
28 months ago

So sorry this happened.

$100
Anonymous
28 months ago
NF
$20
Natalie Finch
28 months ago
EG
$20
Elizabeth Gilliland
28 months ago
JB
$40
Joy Boltz
28 months ago

Victoria, I am truly sorry you are going through this. You are an amazing women an mother!!

RN
$55
Robert and Rebecca Neel
28 months ago
RN
$50
Robert Neel
30 months ago

Miss you so much, Wink!

DL
$25
Denise Lindsay
31 months ago
$25
Heather McCrone
31 months ago
Timothy Bowman
23 months ago

Global Burial ID would love to assist you with our underground marker system. We are able to mark your mothers grave electronically to insure accurate headstone placement. Please contact our office to assist you. www.globalburialid.com

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