Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Detroit include: Arden Park-East Boston Historic District, Atkinson Avenue Historic District, Black Bottom, Boston-Edison Historic District, Brush Park, Cass Corridor, Corktown Historic District, Cultural Center Historic District, East Ferry Avenue Historic District, Delray, Eastern Market, Detroit, Grand Circus Park Historic District, Greektown, Detroit, Indian Village, Lafayette Park, Detroit, New Center, North Corktown, Parkland, Poletown, and Virginia Park Historic District.

  • Detroit is also known as: Motor City, Hockeytown, Arsenal of Democracy, Motown, and The D.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Mike Duggan, who took office November 3rd, 2016.

Facts

  • Detroit has been featured in films like: Sicko (2007), 8 Mile (2002), Hoffa (1992), and RoboCop (1987).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Sid Meier (game designer and programmer), Jeffrey Sachs (scientist and economist), Jeffrey Eugenides (writer and novelist), , Wendy Hamilton (actor and model), , William Clay Ford, Jr. (businessperson), Jerome Bettis (american football player), and Kathe Koja (novelist and writer).

  • Detroit is home to the following sports teams: Detroit Tigers, Detroit Lions, and Detroit Red Wings.

History

The official website for the city of Detroit is http://www.detroitmi.gov/.

There are currently 16 cemetery listings for the city of Detroit, Michigan. Looking for Detroit funeral homes?

Detroit Obituaries

It was reported on June 26th, 2016 that Florence E "Flossie" Claprood (Feldner) passed on in Sebring, Florida.  Ms. Claprood was 89 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Florence E "Flossie"'s life.

It was noted by The Daily Herald on June 20th, 2016 that Richard C "Dick" June passed on in Elgin, Illinois.  June was 69 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard C "Dick"'s life.

It was reported by The Daily Herald on June 10th, 2016 that Lucille Ellen Zumstein perished in Libertyville, Illinois.  Zumstein was 95 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lucille Ellen's life.

It was disclosed by The Daily Herald on June 8th, 2016 that Joan F "Ricky" Huff (Fageol) passed away in Arlington Heights, Illinois.  Ms. Huff was 82 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joan F "Ricky"'s life.

It was written by The Herald on May 30th, 2016 that George Edward Barnett died in Monroe, Washington.  Barnett was 86 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George Edward's life.

It was written by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on May 29th, 2016 that Shirley Gotthelf (Gross) passed on in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Gotthelf was 84 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Shirley's life.

It was revealed by Tampa Tribune on May 29th, 2016 that Frederick Matthew "Fred" Nugent died in Sebring, Florida.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Frederick Matthew "Fred"'s life.

It was noted by Grand Island Independent on May 28th, 2016 that Geraldine Delores "Geri" Olson (Fletcher) passed away in Grand Island, Nebraska.  Ms. Olson was 90 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Geraldine Delores "Geri"'s life.

It was disclosed by Canton Observer on May 26th, 2016 that Greg Paul Groves perished in Detroit, Michigan.  Groves was 43 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Greg Paul's life.

It was written by The Beacon News on May 26th, 2016 that Albert F Vaitkus died in Aurora, Illinois.  Vaitkus was 97 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Albert F's life.

Cemeteries in Detroit

St Hedwig Cemetery & Mausoleum

Founded in 1924, St. Hedwig Cemetery of Dearborn Heights has served Catholic families in southeastern Michigan for more than 80 years.Operated by the Conventual Franciscans of Saint Bonaventure Province, this sacred place is designed to help...

Resurrection Cemetery

Resurrection Cemetery in Clinton Township, is considered by many to be the finest cemetery in Michigan. With nearly 300 acres, Resurrection is also one of the state’s largest. Resurrection Cemetery has been featured in local and national media...

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Cemetery Enterprises
2672 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202
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Elmwood Cemetery
1200 Elmwood St
Detroit, MI 48207
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Forest Lawn Cemetery Company
11851 Van Dyke St
Detroit, MI 48234
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Gethsemane Cemetery Company
10755 Gratiot Ave
Detroit, MI 48213
Grand Lawn Cemetery
23501 Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48219
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Holy Cross Cemetery
8850 Dix St
Detroit, MI 48209
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MT Elliott Cemetery
1701 Mount Elliott St
Detroit, MI 48207
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Sacred Heart Cemetery
17219 Mound Rd
Detroit, MI 48234
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Trinity Cemetery
5210 Mount Elliott St
Detroit, MI 48211
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Woodlawn Cemetery
19975 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48203
Woodlawn Cemetery Wood S Painting
9566 Mark Twain St
Detroit, MI 48228
Woodlawn Cemetery Woods & O Keefe Attorneys
645 Griswold St
Detroit, MI 48268
Woodlawn Cemetery Woods World
18450 Joy Rd
Detroit, MI 48228
Woodmere Cemetery
9400 W Fort St
Detroit, MI 48209

Nearby Cemeteries for Detroit

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Acacia Park Cemetery Association
31300 Southfield Rd
Beverly Hills, MI 48076
Acacia Park Cemetery Association
31300 Southfield Rd
Birmingham, MI 48009
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Christian Memorial Cemetery
521 E Hamlin Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48307
Clinton Grove Cemetery
21189 Cass Ave
Clinton Township, MI 48036
Clover Hill Park Cemetery
3607 W 14 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48012
Clover Hill Park Cemetery
2425 E 14 Mile Rd
Birmingham, MI 48012
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Detroit Memorial Park Cemetery
4280 E 13 Mile Rd
Warren, MI 48092
E
Erin Grove Cemetery
39171 Chartier St
Harrison Twp, MI 48045
Evergreen Cemetery
19807 Woodward Ave
Highland Park, MI 48203
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Ferndale Cemetery
14732 Sibley Rd
Riverview, MI 48193
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Glenwood Cemetery
35200 Forest St
Wayne, MI 48184
Grosse Ile Memorial Cemetery
21370 Knudsen Dr
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Guardian Angel Cemetery
4701 Rochester Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48306
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Highland Cemetery
943 N River St
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
25800 W 10 Mile Rd
Southfield, MI 48033
Huron Valley Cemetery
27009 Inkster Rd
Flat Rock, MI 48134
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Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery
21661 E 14 Mile Rd
Clinton Twp, MI 48082
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MT Avon Cemetery
400 6th St
Rochester, MI 48308
MT Carmel Cemetery
138 Goddell St
Wyandotte, MI 48229
MT Hope Catholic Cemetery
727 Orchard Lake Rd
Pontiac, MI 48341
MacHpelah Cemetery Association
21701 Woodward Ave
Ferndale, MI 48220
Maple Grove Cemetery
25037 Joy Rd
Dearborn Heights, MI 48239
Michigan Cemetery
2700 S Rochester Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48307
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Northview Cemetery
600 Kensington St
Dearborn, MI 48128
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Oak Hill Cemetery
216 University Dr
Pontiac, MI 48343
Oak Ridge Cemetery
23723 Telegraph Rd
Flat Rock, MI 48134
Oakview Cemetery & Mausoleum
1032 N Main St
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Oakwood Cemetery
35900 24 Mile Rd
Chesterfield, MI 48047
Our Lady of Hope Cemetery
18303 Allen Rd
Brownstown, MI 48193
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Parkview Memorial Cemetery
34205 5 Mile Rd
Livonia, MI 48154
Perry MT Park Cemetery
878 N Perry St
Pontiac, MI 48326
Pontiac City Cemeteries
216 University Dr
Pontiac, MI 48343
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Resurrection Cemetery
18201 Clinton River Rd
Clinton Twp, MI 48038
Riverside Cemetery
1231 Gold Smith
Plymouth, MI 48170
Roseland Park Cemetery
3401 Woodward Ave
Berkley, MI 48072
Roseland Park Cemetery
29001 Woodward Ave
Berkley, MI 48072
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Sacred Heart Cemetery
18430 Utica Rd
Roseville, MI 48066
St Clement Cemetery
8075 Ritter
Center Line, MI 48015
St Hedwig Cemetery & Mausoleum
23755 Military Rd
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
St Mary's Cemetery
36105 24 Mile Rd
New Baltimore, MI 48047
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Waterford Cemetery Information
5240 Civic Center Dr
Waterford, MI 48330
Waterford Township Cemeteries
5200 Civic Center Dr
Waterford, MI 48330
Westlawn Cemetery
9470 Ford Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Westlawn Cemetery Association
31472 Michigan Ave
Wayne, MI 48141
White Chapel Memorial Cemetery
621 W Long Lake Rd
Troy, MI 48007
White Chapel Memorial Cemetery
19111 W 10 Mile Rd Ste 102
Southfield, MI 48075
Woodlawn Cemetery Woods Raynard & Tracy
17205 Gaylord
Redford, MI 48240
Woodlawn Cemetery Woodward Dea
24402 W Warren St
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127

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Dearborn author tours metro Detroit cemeteries
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http://www.freep.com/article/20101031/FEATURES05/10310384/Dearborn-author-tours-metro-Detroit-cemeteries

Michigan Girl Killed Before Giving Sexual Assault Testimony
Troopers found the van and bodies about 5:25 p.m. Wednesday in St. Charles Cemetery in the southeastern Michigan community of Newport, about 35 miles outside of Detroit. Wilson described Bush as a friend of Taylor's family who would spend time in Clare County.
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2010/10/28/michigan-girl-killed-giving-sexual-assault-testimony/

Michigan News -- Gov.-elect Rick Snyder unveils transition website
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Michigan News -- Bernero, Snyder plan diverse cabinets if elected
On Wednesday evening, troopers acting on a lead found a vehicle parked in a cemetery in Newport in southeastern Michigan. It's about 170 miles ... about 20 miles west of Detroit. Prosecutors say Portellos kept her pregnancy secret and smothered the baby to ...
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