Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Staten Island include: Annadale, Arden Heights, Brighton Heights, Castleton Corners, Clifton, Concord, Elm Park, Arrochar, Bay Terrace, Bloomfield, Bulls Head, Charleston, Dongan Hills, and Egbertville.

  • Staten Island is also known as: Richmond County, New York, Richmond, and Richmond County.

  • Staten Island tourist attractions include: Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden, Staten Island Museum, The Stephens-Black House, Voorlezer's House, and Third County Courthouse.

Facts

  • Staten Island has been featured in films like: The Godfather (1972).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Susan Molinari (politician), Eric Close (actor), Renaldo Balkman (basketball player), Glenn Scarpelli (actor and singer), Sabu (wrestler), Ghostface Killah (rapper and songwriter), and Steven Duren (singer and musician).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Staten Island Advance, The Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times.

History

Staten Island  /ˌstætən ˈaɪlənd/ is a borough of New York City, United States, located in the southwest part of the city. Staten Island is separated from New Jersey by the Arthur Kill and the Kill Van Kull, and from the rest of New York by New York Bay. With a population of 468,730, Staten Island is the least populated of the five boroughs but is the third-largest in area at 59 sq mi (153 km). The Borough of Staten Island is coextensive with Richmond County, the southernmost county in the state of New York. Until 1975, the borough was officially named the Borough of Richmond. Staten Island has been sometimes called "the forgotten borough" by inhabitants who feel neglected by the city government. Staten Island is overall the most suburban of the five boroughs of New York City. The North Shore — especially the neighborhoods of St. George, Tompkinsville, Clifton, and Stapleton — is the most urban part of the island; it contains the officially designated St. George Historic District and the St. Paul’s Avenue-Stapleton Heights Historic District, which feature large Victorian homes. The South Shore has more suburban-style residential neighborhoods. The East Shore (South Beach) is home to...

The official website for the city of Staten Island is http://www.statenislandusa.com/.

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Staten Island Obituaries

It was reported by The News Tribune on May 22nd, 2016 that Hazel M Wallace passed away in Washington.  Wallace was 91 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Hazel M's life.

It was noted by Register Guard on May 13th, 2016 that Glen David Lally passed away in Eugene, Oregon.  Lally was 63 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Glen David's life.

It was disclosed by The Enterprise-Tocsin on April 28th, 2016 that Eugene Borkowski passed on in Tutwiler, Mississippi.  Borkowski was 71 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Eugene's life.

It was disclosed by The Desert Sun on March 26th, 2016 that Rodger William Dreher perished in California.  Dreher was 70 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rodger William's life.

It was written by The Daily Herald on February 14th, 2016 that Mary V Bruun (Ahearn) passed away in Glendale, Illinois.  Ms. Bruun was 87 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary V's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 31st, 2016 that James Robert Jr "Jim" Cairns died in Venice, Florida.  Cairns was 83 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James Robert Jr "Jim"'s life.

It was written by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 31st, 2016 that James Robert Jr "Jim" Cairns passed away in Venice, Florida.  Cairns was 83 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James Robert Jr "Jim"'s life.

It was revealed on January 31st, 2016 that Ronald Christopher died in Staten Island, New York.  Christopher was 74 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ronald's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 28th, 2016 that Doris Ann Nogueira (Tighe) died in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Nogueira was 70 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Doris Ann's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 28th, 2016 that Doris Ann Nogueira (Tighe) passed on in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Nogueira was 70 years old and was born in Staten Island, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Doris Ann's life.

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Glendale Cemetery

Since 1902, the Glendale Cemetery Association has served the needs of over 50,000 families with care and dignity. We provide a serene setting for final resting places and, most importantly, peace of mind.

Hillside Cemetery

Hillside Cemetery was established as a non-sectarian, non-profit organization in 1886 under the state laws of New Jersey, which carefully guard the rights of lot owners and ensure the safety, permanence and prudent governance of the cemetery.

Holy Rood Rc Cemetery

Holy Rood Cemetery is the cemetery of the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Morristown, New Jersey, and welcomes Catholic families from the Morristown area and beyond. The original cemetery, known as St. Mary's Cemetery, was...

Laurel Grove Cemetery

In March 1872, the Hinchliffe Family founded Laurel Grove Cemetery and managed it for 127 years. CMS Mid-Atlantic, Inc., now takes pride in continuing to manage Laurel Grove as one of its premier properties in New Jersey. The original 145-acre...

Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery

Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery was founded by English-speaking Methodists in 1842, who were located at The Second Street Methodist Episcopal Church on 2nd Street between Avenues C and D in Manhattan. It was then acquired by German-speaking...

MT Hebron Cemetery Association

Mount Hebron Cemetery was founded by citizens of then Cranetown and Speertown (now Montclair and Upper Montclair). The grounds are kept neatly landscaped with options to have flowers and other additional items added to a loved ones plot. The...

Marlboro Memorial Cemetery

Marlboro Memorial Park is located on one of the most beautiful pieces of land in the heart of Monmouth County. Founded in 1997, it is one of the newest cemeteries to be approved in New Jersey in over 30 years. More than 2,500 trees and 150 native...

Riverside Cemetery

The cemetery was planned in the style of Frederick Law Olmsted’s New York Central Park, with curving roads, and winding paths. This was no simple task, as the property had to first be transformed with trainloads of soil, a barn for the horses...

Rosedale & Rosehill Cemetery

At Rosedale & Rosehill Cemetery, our mission never changes: to provide comfort in an atmosphere of peace and tranquility, one in which our families can grieve and remember their loved ones.

Rosedale Cemetery & Crematory

As a non-profit, non-sectarian Cemetery, Rosedale has respectfully served the local New Jersey community with care, compassion and dignity. Founded in 1840 and located in Montclair, Orange, and West Orange, Rosedale Cemetery remains dedicated to...

St Michael's Cemetery

St. Michael’s Cemetery is situated in the borough of Queens in New York City. Established in 1852, St. Michael’s is one of the oldest religious, nonprofit cemeteries in the New York City metropolitan area which is open to people of all...

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Baron Hirsch Cemetery
1126 Richmond Ave
Staten Island, NY 10303
C
Cemetery of the Resurrection
361 Sharrott Ave
Staten Island, NY 10309
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Fairview Cemetery
1852 Victory Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10313
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Moravian Cemetery
2205 Richmond Rd
Staten Island, NY 10306
MT Richmond Cemetery
420 Clarke Ave
Staten Island, NY 10308
O
Ocean View the Cemetery
3315 Amboy Rd
Staten Island, NY 10306
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Silver Mount Cemetery Association
918 Victory Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10301
St Mary's Cemetery
155 Parkinson Ave
Staten Island, NY 10305
U
United Hebrew Cemetery
122 Arthur Kill Rd
Staten Island, NY 10308

Staten Island Cemetery News

Staten Island gem: A guide to the new Snug Harbor Cultural Center
... bakery, chapel, hospital, music hall and cemetery. ... * At the Staten Island Children's Museum (718-273-2060), kids ... blocks and in the mini bowling alley. * The New York ...
http://www.nydailynews.com/real_estate/2010/11/07/2010-11-07_staten_island_gem_a_guide_to_the_new_snug_harbor_cultural_center.html

FBI nabs former Staten Island man charged in plot to bomb Washington D.C. subway system
A former Staten Island man was busted in Washington Wednesday for helping ... The White House stressed that straphangers were never in any danger. Much like the upstate New York men convicted of plotting to blow up a Bronx synagogue, Ahmed was stung by an ...
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/2010/10/27/2010-10-27_virginia_man_charged_by_fbi_in_terror_plot_to_bomb_washington_dc_metro_subway_sy.html

Cleanup at Silver Lake Cemetery on Sunday
The Association will provide rakes, gloves and trash bags, but the heart of the event is the volunteers, many from around the Island, who will offer care to the cemetery ... burial for any Jew in the greater New York City metropolitan area, regardless of ...
http://www.silive.com/news/index.ssf/2010/10/cleanup_at_silver_lake_cemeter.html

Report says former Staten Island student among those arrested in D.C.-area terror plot
WASHINGTON -- A Pakistani-born Virginia man -- who, according to a published report, is a former College of Staten Island student -- was arrested ... in computer science from the City College of New York in 2003, during the same period that other records ...
http://www.silive.com/news/index.ssf/2010/10/island_ties_to_latest_terror_p.html

Suspect in Metro plot aspired to kill troops abroad, FBI says
The family eventually settled in Staten Island, N.Y. In 2003, he graduated from the College of Staten Island - part of the vast City University of New York system - with a ... those tasks was casing the Arlington Cemetery Metro station, which he did July 7 ...
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/10/28/AR2010102807326_2.html

Suspect in D.C. Metro bomb plot sought to fight U.S. troops overseas, records say
The family eventually settled in Staten Island, N.Y. In 2003, he graduated from the College of Staten Island - part of the vast City University of New York system - with a ... those tasks was casing the Arlington Cemetery Metro station, which he did July 7 ...
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/10/28/AR2010102803082_2.html?hpid=topnews

Moravian Cemetery Staten Island New York
For over 250 years, the cemetery of choice for Staten Island families, as well as many people around the tri-state area, has been the Moravian Cemetery.
http://www.moraviancemetery.com/

Ocean View - The Cemetery Beautiful, Inc. Staten Island, NY
The cemetery of choice for New York and Staten Island families, as well as many people around the Tri-state area, has been the Ocean View The Cemetery Beautiful.
http://www.oceanviewcemetery.net/

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Baron Hirsch Cemetery
Baron Hirsch Cemetery. 1126 Richmond Ave. Staten Island, New York 10314-1503 (718) 698-0162 ...
http://www.baronhirschcemetery.org/

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Fairview Cemetery, Staten Island, NY : Reviews and maps ...
Fairview Cemetery, Staten Island, NY : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 718.448.9140. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
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