22 Feb

2015 Photo Contest Winners


Congratulations to the winners of our 2015 photography contest! The contest theme was “In the Moment: Families & Friends in the Gravegarden,” which encouraged photographers to capture people in candid moments at the Cemetery. All entries had to be taken on the Cemetery grounds during the 2015 calendar year.

Don Doebler OCC Contest1

Best of Show—$250 Cash Prize
“Animal Blessing” by Don Doebler


Janet Robertson

Viewers’ Choice (selected by cemetery visitors)—$100 Cash Prize
AND 1st Place Professional—$100 Cash Prize
“Remembrance Day” by Janet Robertson



1st Place Amateur—$100 Cash Prize
“Forever Young” by JoAnn Gunter


Cheryl Mays

2nd Place Professional—$75 Cash Prize
“Joyful” by Cheryl C. Mays


Decoration Day-3

3rd Place Professional—$50 Cash Prize
“Decoration Day Prism” by Janet Johnson


Special thanks to our three volunteer judges Ann Marie Myers, Lisa Pitcher, and Jerome Sturm.

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