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Pescadero, California: Chainsaw Headstone

In Mt. Hope Cemetery, a chainsaw on a pole serves as a headstone for Tom Klingele, 10-24-1960 to 10-17-2011. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed chopping wood.

Mount Hope Cemetery

690-1246 Stage Rd, Pescadero, CA
Mt. Hope Cemetery. North of Pescadero Creek Rd and town, on Stage Rd on right. Back corner of the cemetery on the hill.
Gated after hours. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Chainsaw grave.

Chainsaw Headstone

Inside the Mt Hope cemetery on the hill.

[Kim Wheeler, 09/11/2013]

La Honda resident Tom Klingele, 50, was killed in a motorcycle accident in 2011. His obituary noted that he loved to chop wood, so this might have been his chainsaw.

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