|Setting of headstone|
Owen's headstone went missing years ago, no one knew what became of it. Some thought it was tossed down the mountainside by the current land owner. All that remained of the headstone were old photos.
|Norman Marshall with headstone|
|Headstone on grave|
Today, I received an email [see below] informing me that the headstone HAS BEEN FOUND!!!! I have been doing a happy dance all day!!!! What a great way to end the week!!
email from Save The Altadena Trails:
Save the Altadena Trails takes great pleasure in announcing the recovery of the Owen Brown Grave Stone which disappeared from the top of Little Round Top in 2004. The grave stone was found by Ian White and his son Thursday morning, a team was quickly assembled and the stone is now secure.It is STAT’s intention to take all necessary legal and logistical steps necessary to restore the grave stone to its rightful place marking Owen Brown’s grave at the top of Little Round Top. We will keep you informed of our progress.STAT asks for your support in our effort to restore the grave stone. Please send your donations to:
SAVE THE ALTADENA TRAILS
C/O Paul Ayers, Esq.ZINDER & KOCH700 N. Brand Blvd., Ste. 400Glendale, CA 91203Thank you for your support.
Please note that donations are not tax deductible.