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A Few of Her Favorite Things Mystery Cache

Hidden : 02/11/2007
2 out of 5
2 out of 5

Size: Size:   small (small)

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I had the privilege of taking my Mom out to find 8 caches and share the caching experience with her.

**KenEl Klub**

This cache is placed in memory of my Mom, just a small sampling of who she was and what were some of her favorite things.

Cache is at:

Fill in the crossword puzzle with the words that are all in capital letters and after completing it, put the letters from the blocks with numbers in numerical order to get the missing coords. Links to the puzzle and word list are below. Be sure to print them at full size, 100% so you can read them better.
NOTE: Do not include the spaces for the 2 word clues.

My Mom -

Born and raised in JOHNSTOWN, New York

Spent her childhood summers at the cottage on CANADA LAKE, where she still enjoyed visiting relatives every year after adulthood

Attended and graduated from HOOD COLLEGE in Frederick, Maryland

Married on August 7, 1954, she was always found by his side, and a great listener to DAD

After getting married, lived in FAIRPORT for over 52 years

Mother to six (grandmother to sixteen), but called MOM by many

Loved camping at SUGAR CREEK in Dansville for over 40 years

Mom always baked us cookies, and let us eat the EXTRA dough off the beaters

Enjoyed belonging to Rochester Theatre Organ Society and ushering at ORGAN CONCERTS

Loved all the Muppets, especially KERMIT, with one of her favorite songs being The Rainbow Connection

FAMILY was the most important thing in her life

Loved to go SAILBOATING, canoeing and kayaking on Canada Lake

Seemed to be always sitting at the table CROSS STITCHING whenever you visited her, almost all of them being gifts for family and friends.

Collected anything Disney, including many MICKEY MOUSE trinkets, clothing and banners.

Loved to visit and tour LIGHTHOUSES, making this another item she had a vast collection of

Loved to go out FISHING for pickerel, perch and sunfish with her children and grandchildren while staying at the cottage

Gazing up into the stars, ASTROLOGY became one of her many hobbies

ICE CREAM. Need I say more?

Always had a camera with her, which was evidenced by the many, many albums of PHOTOGRAPHS she had

Active member in HOME BUREAU, making many crafts over the years, but most important, many lifetime friends

Collected Precious Moments FIGURINES

Most summers climbed KANE MT fire tower that overlooks Canada Lake

Loved TRAVELING and visited many of the scenic wonders in the US and Canada

Quite often could be seen enjoying herself at the Fairport GAZEBO concerts

Cache is a small Lock 'n Lock. This is a letterbox cache. Inside there is a rubber stamp, inkpad and logbook w/ pencil (but please bring one just in case). There is enough room for a travel bug or two, but please no trade items.

There is a lammy for the FTF'r.

Congrats to Cache-N-Release for outrunning the Beav for the FTF

Additional Hints (No hints available.)