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The West Township Memorial Association has been granted from the federal government, department of treasury, a Tax-Exempt, 501 (c) (3) to be used for tax-exempt donations to repair and restore Moultrie Chapel and its grounds.
The white Moultrie Chapel building has been around since the mid-1800s and the current building is the second constructed at 1893. Donations will help restore the doors and windows to its former glory. The building is still used today for the annual Memorial Day Services as well as some funerals. The walnut pews hold over 300 people.
The cemetery is home to Civil War and World War II monuments. The West Township Trustees make sure the cemeteries at Moultrie, QUaker Ridge near East Rochester and New Alexander, Plains McKinley near Bayard and Chambersburg get mowed and groomed properly.
Any donations in the form of checks can be sent to treasurer, Bill Ellis at 10070 Rochester Road, Minerva OH 44657 Make checks payable to West Twp Memorial Assoc. A receipt for tax filings will be mailed to donors. West Township Memorial Association's tax-exempt number is: ein#47-1568939. Individuals interested in helping with restoration please contact any committee members. West Township Memorial Association consist of Jeff Haynam, Diana Richeson, Bill Ellis, Steve Smith, and Shirley Fox.
Questions, comments, or suggestions call Shirley Fox 330-894 2557 or e-mail her at email@example.com Thank you for considering a tax-exempt gift in any amount or in your estate planning or will. We want our Historical Moultrie Chapel to stand for many more years to come," said Whiteleather Fox.