The Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society will hold its next meeting at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, at the La Plata County Historical Society’s Animas Museum, located at 3065 W. Second Ave. in Durango.
Following a brief business meeting, Ann Butler, Neighbors columnist for the Durango Herald and obituary editor, will give a presentation on obituaries.
Butler has written over 6,500 obituaries and she will speak on what constitutes a good obituary, as well as sharing with us some of the most memorable lines.
If you are not a member, visit the website, where additional society information and a membership application are available. The web address is www.swcogen.org. Membership information will be available at the meeting.