Osceola County Genealogical Society cemetery walk set for Sept. 11

REED CITY — The Osceola County Genealogical Society is planning a cemetery walk fundraiser set to run from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11, at Woodland Cemetery in Reed City.

Walking tours of the cemetery will be repeated throughout the afternoon. Ticket sales begin at 12:30 p.m. and continue until 3 p.m. at the blue canopy.

Six of the presenters will be sharing the lives of their own pioneer ancestors. Walkers will hear stories of two Civil War veterans, a horseback mailman, an itinerant pastor and other interesting tales about the local area’s past residents.

In case of inclement weather, the cemetery walk will be Sunday, Sept. 18.

Woodland Cemetery is located at 550 West Church Ave. Guests may enter off Church Avenue near the water tower.