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Welcome to graveyards.com version 4.0. Relaunched: Memorial Day 2014. Though it may look a bit different, the content is all still here. Go to Cemetery Lists to browse listings of cemeteries by state and county, or Featured Sites for the original 1990s-era Graveyards of Chicago. Your host, Matt Hucke, has explored and photographed over 1,200 cemeteries, graveyards, and mausolea, in Illinois and...
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There is no greater comfort that we can give to a grieving person than to proclaim our hope in the resurrection of the dead. The pain, suffering and loss of a loved one can become a blessed moment when the Spirit works wonders in the hearts of those who believe... More. Offices are open Monday thru Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Cemetery Consultants...
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Land set aside for pauper burials is so very vulnerable in our changing world. Living relatives are often difficult or impossible to locate, and neither the public or private sector readily accept the responsibility to care for old forgotten cemeteries. We who believe that every life is sacred,...
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Grave photographs from the Chicago, Cook County, Illinois area. Photo requests accepted if you have the specific plot information of your ancestor's grave. Is about 186 acres in size and contains over 150,000 graves. Not sure where to begin? Try getting a copy of the individual's death...
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Located between two major Chicago cross streets, Clark & Irving Park, Graceland Cemetery is the final resting place to many prominent Chicago figures, including athletes, politicians, industrialists and many of the finest architects of the last century. Designed by visionary landscape architects,...
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Chicago Genealogical Society - The Chicago Genealogical Society was begun in 1967 as a not-for-profit educational organization devoted to collecting, preserving and perpetuating the records of our ancestors, and to stimulate an interest in all people who contributed in any way to the establishment of Chicago and its surrounding area. Registration is Open for the Chicago Genealogical Society...
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Westlawn Cemetery and Mausoleum has been serving Chicago's Jewish community for more than 70 years providing the same high standards of caring that generations of families have come to expect in their time of need. Gate Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4:15pm, Visitors must exit by 4:30pm. Sundays 9:30am – 4pm. Closed all Major Jewish Holidays. Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm, Sundays...
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Established in 1926, Hinsdale Animal Cemetery is the final resting place for thousands of beloved pets. The beauty of the grounds testifies to the love these pet owners have for their “furry kids”, with decorations placed for the different seasons, and many visitors to the grave sites. As pet owners ourselves, we understand the special bond that exists between humans and our companion animals....
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The Official Website of Arlington National Cemetery. Welcome to Arlington National Cemetery, our Nation's most hallowed ground. This historic cemetery bears witness to our American heritage and the military service and sacrifice of men and women in uniform throughout our history. * Funeral schedule subject to change. Please verify date and time within three days of scheduled service. United...
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The Dignity Memorial brand name is used to identify a network of licensed funeral, cremation and cemetery providers that comprise the Dignity Memorial network. The Dignity Memorial network includes affiliates of Service Corporation International, 1929 Allen Parkway, Houston, Texas, as well as many other fine independently owned and operated establishments. Chicago Dignity Memorial, Plan. To...
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Illinois Pet Cemetery of Chicago, IL is the oldest pet cemetery in Illinois. We are family owned and operated since 1926. We are located on a pastoral hill, the perfect place to lay your beloved pet to rest. In addition to our pet burial service, we also offer grounds upkeep and maintenance, including sodding service, floral displays during summer, and evergreen blankets during winter. We also...
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The ICFHA is always looking for educational speakers and presenters for our Spring and Fall Conventions. Our Newsette usually features 2-3 industry related articles in each issue and is published 9 times annually. If you are interested, or know someone who is, below please click the appropriate link/s below for information and applications. All articles for the Newsette should be emailed as an...
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Concordia Cemetery, Mausoleum, and Columbarium is a non profit cemetery located in Forest Park. Managed by an Association of Chicgoland Churches our facility provides a resting place until the day of Resurrection. Beyond the attention to the maintenance and continued efforts to improve facilities, we take a conservative approach to ensure our cemetery’s long-term operations. All cemeteries are...
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Roseland Park Cemetery dates back to 1906. The park’s 128 acres feature two chapel mausoleums, a garden mausoleum, and an abundance of trees, shrubbery, and wildlife. One of Roseland’s chapel mausoleums is a historic building designed by noted Detroit Architect Louis Kamper. Dedicated in 1914, the mausoleum has been featured in many articles from cemetery to architecture publications. What...
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Since 1927, the Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Illinois has been the final resting place for the loved ones of thousands of families in the South Chicago area. Legends such as blues singers Dinah Washington and Willie Dixon, heavyweight boxing champ Ezzard Charles and civil rights icon Emmett Till are buried at Burr Oak, a cornerstone for the black community with a legacy that will never die....
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Cemetery records and cemetery listings from thousands of cemeteries all over the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, and the world, for genealogy resarch. A free online library of cemetery records from thousands of cemeteries across the world, for historical and genealogy research. Search through millions of cemetery records, from thousands of cemeteries, on this website. Enter your...
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Members of our cooperative can provide Chicago death certificate images, 1878-1947, for less than half the price you'd pay to get them from the County Clerk's office. They can also provide color scans of divorce, probate, and naturalization records available through the Circuit Court Archives. Learn More. Launched as a way to encourage researchers to share their expertise with one another, the...
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Welcome to Woodlawn Cemetery in Bronx, NY, a National Historic Landmark. Contact us today for burial, cremation & funeral services, or to plan a visit. We are here to help. Our concierge staff can contact you immediately to answer questions, arrange a visit, and provide options to you and your family. How can we help you? The Woodlawn Cemetery A National Historic Landmark.
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Wunder's Cemetery has helped families throughout the Chicago area since 1859. The same service, respect and compassion that Wunder's began with over 150 years ago is still very much in evidence today. Our primary business is to serve families, one at a time, by educating and guiding each of them about the importance of an appropriate memorialization, and of a permanent place of peace, all in...
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