Exploring Almost Forgotten Gravesites in the Great State of Ohio

Dedicated to cemetery preservation in the great state of Ohio

"A cemetery may be considered as abandoned when all or practically all of the bodies have been Removed therefrom and no bodies have been buried therein for a great many years, and the cemetery has been so long neglected as entirely to lose its identity as such, and is no longer known, recognized and respected by the public as a cemetery. 1953 OAG 2978."

Friday, April 24, 2009

Cleveland Catholic Cemeteries

For anyone with an interest:

Click the title for a link to the Cleveland Catholic Cemeteries website with details about the Memorial Day Mass Schedules at its cemeteries on May 25, 2009.
In the Spring/Summer 2009 publication of "Blessed Are They Who Mourn" published by the Catholic Cemeteries Beareavement Ministry - Diocese of Cleveland, page 4 - "Flag Day, Sunday June 14th, Cleveland Metro Parks Walking Tour at Calvary Cemetery - located at 10000 Miles Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. "Remember to bring drinking water and please dress appropriately for the weather and extensive walking on grassy hillsides as well as the roadways. Parking is available at the Calvary Cemetery's Main Office. For Free Registration and more information, contact the Cleveland Metro Parks Garfield Park Nature Center - 216-341-3152."

The Columbus Metropolitan Library

Clicking on title will take you to the search section for the Columbus Metropolitan Library. If you type in the word "cemetery" you can further refine (filter) by using the "discover" area located on the left-hand margin by clicking on further choices such as county, graveyard, Ohio, township, church, etc.

Link below to Obituary search on the Columbus Metropolitan Library's website: