Places

  • Valhalla is also known as: Westchester County / Valhalla CDP.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Dell Alston (baseball player), Brandon DeLaurentiis (actor), and Kathryn Jinx (actor).

History

S. Census. This name is appropriate, as Valhalla is a heavenly abode in Norse mythology. It is a well known fact that Valhalla is often visited by Thor Odinson and his buddies. Valhalla gained its name when it was necessary to name a new U. S. post office in the 19th century, due to the flooding of a pre-existing town and post office, Kensico, which is now underneath the lake created by the Kensico Dam (a part of the New York City water supply system). According to local historians and published works, the wife of a postmaster was a devoted fan of the works of the composer Richard Wagner, and she shared that composer's interest in Norse mythology. Her preference led to the choice of the name "Valhalla", after the heavenly paradise of slain warriors in that mythology. ...

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Valhalla Obituaries

It was noted by Sullivan County Democrat on December 16th, 2014 that Richard H Davis perished in Valhalla, New York.  Davis was 70 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Richard H's life.

It was noted by Sullivan County Democrat on November 28th, 2014 that Kathy L Horn (Elwood) passed on in Valhalla, New York.  Ms. Horn was 62 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Kathy L's life.

It was reported by Providence Journal on August 14th, 2014 that Anna Renee Miss Byrne passed on in Warwick, Rhode Island.  Byrne was 14 years old and was born in Valhalla, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Anna Renee Miss's life.

It was noted by Sullivan County Democrat on August 8th, 2014 that Gloria Mae Sprague (Stickle) perished in Valhalla, New York.  Ms. Sprague was 65 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Gloria Mae's life.

It was written by Sullivan County Democrat on March 25th, 2014 that Mary Theresa Acton (Galvin) perished in Valhalla, New York.  Ms. Acton was 59 years old and was born in Corcaigh, .  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary Theresa's life.

It was reported by Sullivan County Democrat on July 23rd, 2013 that Angelo Niforatos perished in Valhalla, New York.  Niforatos was 78 years old and was born in Kefalonia, .  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Angelo's life.

It was noted by Sullivan County Democrat on July 12th, 2013 that Ann Danuff (Freedman) passed away in Valhalla, New York.  Ms. Danuff was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ann's life.

It was reported on May 18th, 2013 that Walter James Hutchins passed away in Valhalla, New York.  Hutchins was 56 years old and was born in Berlin, NH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Walter James's life.

It was written by Register Guard on April 3rd, 2013 that Linda B Koffman (Braisted) perished in Eugene, Oregon.  Ms. Koffman was 70 years old and was born in Valhalla, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Linda B's life.

It was noted by Novato Advance on January 9th, 2013 that Judith Ann Losik (Dunne) perished in Novato, California.  Ms. Losik was 66 years old and was born in Valhalla, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Judith Ann's life.

All Funeral Homes in Valhalla

Ferncliff Cemetery

In 1927, the we constructed our first mausoleum, Ferncliff Mausoleum.
We constructed our second large community mausoleum, the Shrine of Memories, beginning in 1959.
Our third community mausoleum, the Rosewood Mausoleum, was constructed in 1998.

Germonds Presbyterian Cemetery

-Dedicated as cemetery ca. 1865.
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-Some Revolutionary War graves.
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-Present size about 12 acres.
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-Over 4300 interments to date.
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-Developed and undeveloped areas
will accommodate about 4000
additional interments.

Huntington Rural Cemetery

The Huntington Rural Cemetery is a private, not-for-profit cemetery located south of the center of Huntington Village, between New York Avenue and Oakwood Roads. The cemetery was incorporated in March 1851, pursuant to a law governing the...

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...

Willowbrook Cemetery

Established in 1847, by several local farmers and businessmen, Willowbrook holds an important place in Westport’s history, as its founding fathers are buried here.

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Grayrock Memorial Cemetery Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Valhalla, WA 98185
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The Kensico Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Valhalla, WA 98185

Valhalla Cemetery News

CLARA A. MARTINI LANDER
The daughter of the late Felice and Frances Martini, Clara was born March 20, 1916 in Valhalla, NY. Clara was a member of the Catholic ... Burial will follow the Mass in Calvary Cemetery, Corner of Route 9W and 94, New Windsor. In lieu of flowers, kindly ...
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Barwick, Delha Herrick
Delha was born on February 6, 1944 in Rockville Centre, NY to the late Harriett Seibert and Howard J ... 2010 at 11 A.M. Interment will be held in Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, NY.
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www.kensico.org
The first interment was made September 1, 1889. This Cemetery is in the Hamlet of Valhalla in the township of Mount Pleasant, Westchester County, New York.
http://www.kensico.org/

Valhalla, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Kensico Cemetery is a cemetery that was founded in 1889 in Valhalla at a time when many of the cemeteries in New York City were filling up, and several rural cemeteries were ...
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Kensico Cemetery
Valhalla, NY 10595. Home. The Kensico Cemetery was organized in 1889 under the "Act ... This Cemetery is in the Hamlet of Valhalla in the township of Mount ...
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Valhalla, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Valhalla, New York, gained its name when it was necessary to name a new U.S. Post ... The Kensico Cemetery is a cemetery that was founded in 1889 in Valhalla at a ...
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Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, NY
Search: for. Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, NY. CEMETERY. A Jewish section, ... Valhalla, NY. Founding Date: 1889. Name. Occupation. Birth. Death. Known for. Peter Arno ...
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