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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, including O.C. Simonds, Graceland both serves as a glimpse into the past and a beautiful place for...
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Of all the Chicago area cemeteries that I have researched in the last twenty-five years, Jewish Waldheim in Forest Park, a suburb west of Chicago, has proven to be the most fascinating and complex. Whether or not you are Jewish, I promise that this will be a fascinating topic. The people buried here, for the most part, represent the amazing and touching stories of Jewish emigrants who...
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Historic and artistic features of Bohemian National Cemetery. The summer newslatter is now out. Friends of BNC Summer Meeting Aug. 19th with Sculptor Walter S. Arnold. Click for more info. Columbarium Restoration Project for info click here Czech Centennial Celebration for info click here.
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The City of Chicago and surrounding suburbs are loaded with an everlasting history of famous names, events and places, and these moments can be retraced through the final resting sites of these individuals in Chicagoland's cemeteries. A dozen tours are now available for you to learn about the...
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Shalom Memorial provides exceptional and compassionate service to the Chicago-area Jewish community as both a Jewish Cemetery and a Jewish Funeral Home,. We know that while relationships change when a loved one dies, the love and honor continue in perpetuity. As the resting place for family...
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Historic pet cemetery and pet cremation service for Greater Chicago Area. Animals are treated with dignity and care. Large and small animals are served. Established in 1926, Hinsdale Pet Cemetery and Pet Crematory is the final resting place for thousands of beloved pets. From horses to K-9’s, service dogs and war dogs — all animals are welcome. The beauty of our gardens makes every pet owner...
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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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Since 1914, Rose Hills Memorial Park has been a place to remember. Today, Rose Hills Memorial Park & Mortuaries provide comprehensive memorial care to Los Angeles County and Orange County families. Our team can help you with cemetery property, funeral planning, funeral receptions or funeral flowers whether you’re preplanning final arrangements or have experienced a loss. Rose Hills also offers...
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Our mission at Westlawn Cemetery and Lakeshore Jewish Funerals is to provide personal attention and dignity during difficult times. We provide a sacred place for Jewish families to honor those they have lost. We encourage you to explore all our options to find the one that best suits you and your family. May 28, 2018 Monday Memorial Day September 2 & 3 Sunday and Monday-Labor Day We are closed...
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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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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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Get a Quote, rates, costs and fees for buying or purchasing gravestones, headstones, grave markers or monuments for Chicago cemeteries. We are located just East of I-55 and just North of I-294. Please call if you have any questions about finding your way to us and we will guide you here – or – contact us by email below and we will shoot detailed directions your way. See a brilliant VUAM...
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Headstones U.S.A. Affordable online memorial headstone dealer, offering flat granite and bronze grave markers,cemetery monuments and memorials. Upright headstones, tombstones, gravestones, and granite grave stone sales. Illinois cities we ship, sell,and install monuments in - Abingdon Addieville village Addison village Adeline village Albany village Albers village Albion Aledo Alexis village...
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The Rosemont Cemetery is a community based non-denominational burial ground, specializing in traditional and green burials. Serving local families in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. Perhaps most importantly, the Rosemont Cemetery Association is home to many of our nation's war heroes. With veterans of the Revolutionary War to veterans of our most recent wars, their graves are marked with American...
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We at the Chicago Department of Aviation understand the importance of upholding the memory of each loved one who was interred at St. Johannes Cemetery in DuPage County. That is why the Chicago Department of Aviation’s relocation plan was developed with the utmost care and respect for the deceased and their surviving relatives. Our team of specialized professionals worked closely with over 800...
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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 certificate or obit. This often will have the name of the cemetery where they are buried. We cannot do this...
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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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The Peter Troost Monument Company of Chicago, Illinois designs gravestones, headstones, monuments, memorials and grave markers for cemeteries. For five generations, families have trusted Peter Troost Monument Company of Chicago, Illinois to create timeless tributes, custom granite and bronze memorials that are as unique as the people they honor. We take the time to know each customer and listen...
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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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Stablished in 1863, Woodlawn is an active, 400-acre non-sectarian cemetery. An oasis in an urban setting, more than 310,000 individuals are interred on its grounds and it attracts over 100,000 visitors from around the world each year. Recognized as one of America’s most historically significant properties, Woodlawn was designated a National Historic Landmark in 2011, joining a rarified roster...
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