Near Highland in Madison County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
This monument is dedicated to all who are buried in the Deck Cemetery. This cemetery was restored by the Erwin Weder family in 1987.
The following is a partial list of names whose stones were destroyed
Erected 1987 by Erwin Weder family.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 38° 46.367′ N, 89° 44.028′ W. Marker is near Highland, Illinois, in Madison County. Marker is on Illinois Route 143 east of Lower Marine Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11475 IL-143, Highland IL 62249, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Illinois Remembers POW/MIA (approx. 1.9 miles away); Founders' Monuments (approx. 2.3 miles away); Spindler Monuments (approx. 2.4 miles away); Schiller Chapel (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Schiller Chapel (approx. 2.4 miles away); Louis Latzer Monument (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Illinois Remembers POW/MIA (approx. 2.7 miles away); Capt. Curtis Blakeman and the Marine Settlement (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Highland.
Also see . . . Deck Cemetery on Findagrave. The cemetery's profile on the user-generated website Findagrave.com. (Submitted on September 25, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 25, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.