Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Philadelphia include: Avenue of the Arts, Callowhill, Chinatown, Fitler Square, Philadelphia, Franklintown, Logan Square, Market East, Old City, Museum District, Penn Center, Rittenhouse Square, Society Hill, South Street, Washington Square West, Bella Vista, Central South Philadelphia, East Passyunk Crossing, Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park, Girard Estate, and Grays Ferry.

  • Philadelphia is also known as: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, and Philadelphia County / Philadelphia city.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Michael Nutter, who took office November 3rd, 2016.

Facts

  • Philadelphia has been featured in films like: Unbreakable (2000), The Sixth Sense (1999), National Treasure (2004), and The Italian Job (2003).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Kevin Bacon (musician and actor), Jon Udell (programmer), Jon Fishman (drummer and film score composer), Jon Drummond (coach), Kobe Bryant (basketball player and athlete), , , Christopher Ferguson (astronaut), and Andrew M. Allen (astronaut).

  • Philadelphia is home to the following sports teams: Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Eagles, and Philadelphia 76ers.

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The fifth most populous city in the US, Philadelphia is Pennsylvania's largest city. City of Brotherly Love, Philly has a deep rooted history in the early days of the colonies. Philadelphia was just behind London as the second largest city of the British Empire in the 1700s. Home of the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, the American Revolution was in some part conceived in Philadelphia.

The official website for the city of Philadelphia is http://www.phila.gov.

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Philadelphia Obituaries

It was reported by New Bern Sun Journal on June 4th, 2016 that Francis Wayne Springer died in New Bern, North Carolina.  Springer was 91 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Francis Wayne's life.

It was noted by Klamath Falls Herald and News on June 3rd, 2016 that Walter Ernest Wagner passed away in Oregon.  Wagner was 88 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Walter Ernest's life.

It was reported on June 2nd, 2016 that Nettie Washington Neal passed on in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Neal was 79 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Nettie Washington's life.

It was reported by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on May 29th, 2016 that Marilyn "Lynn" Guilford (Cooper) passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Guilford was 70 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Marilyn "Lynn"'s life.

It was reported by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on May 29th, 2016 that Michael Father Griffin perished in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Griffin was 91 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Michael Father's life.

It was disclosed by The Star on May 28th, 2016 that Wayne Anthony Feilke passed on in Shelby, North Carolina.  Feilke was 58 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wayne Anthony's life.

It was disclosed on May 28th, 2016 that Paul J Dr Kleppner perished in DeKalb, Illinois.  Kleppner was 90 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Paul J Dr's life.

It was written by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on May 22nd, 2016 that Howard Richard "Dick" Linton perished in Sarasota, Florida.  Linton was 85 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Howard Richard "Dick"'s life.

It was disclosed by The Daily Herald on May 22nd, 2016 that Patricia I "Pat" Shaney (Panas) passed on in Lisle, Illinois.  Ms. Shaney was 78 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Patricia I "Pat"'s life.

It was disclosed by The Daily Herald on May 22nd, 2016 that Patricia I "Pat" Shaney (Panas) passed away in Lisle, Illinois.  Ms. Shaney was 78 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Patricia I "Pat"'s life.

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Cemeteries in Philadelphia

Roosevelt Memorial Park

We are proud to be a Jewish provider within the Dignity Memorial® network of more than 1,800 funeral and cemetery service providers. When you choose a member of the Dignity Memorial network, you not only receive the compassionate care you expect...

St Paul's Cemetery

On August 16, 1765, the German Lutherans of “Merrion Township” banded together to purchase land for a place of worship and burial ground for “German Protestants, German Reformed, and Lutherans, conjointly.”
The earliest tombstone in the...

Arlington Cemetery Company

Since our founding in 1895, we have been guided by a respect for the departed, a commitment to quality surroundings, and a desire to ease the burden on families.

Our full range of options and services, all conveniently located in one place, will...

Haym Salomon Memorial Park

Haym Salomon Memorial Park & Community Mausoleum is a bronze memorial park that offers family and private burial estates, community and private mausoleums, and a columbarium for cremated remains in beautiful Frazer, Chester County, Pennsylvania.

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Adath Jeshurun Cemetery
1855 Bridge St
Philadelphia, PA 19135
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Catholic Cemeteries
111 S 38th St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Cedar Hill Cemetery
5800 Frankford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19149
Chelten Hills Cemetery Memrls
1701 E Washington Ln
Philadelphia, PA 19138
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Eden Cemetery Company
5410 Haverford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19139
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Forest Hills Cemetery
101 Byberry Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19116
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Greenmount Cemetery
4301 N Front St
Philadelphia, PA 19027
Greenwood Cemetery Company
930 Adams Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124
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Har Nebo Cemetery
6001 Oxford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19149
Har Nebo Cemetery Company
6061 Oxford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19149
Holy Redeemer Cemetery
4268 Richmond St
Philadelphia, PA 19137
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Ivy Hill Cemetery
1201 Easton Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19150
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Laurel Hill Cemetery
3822 Ridge Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19129
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MT Peace Cemetery
3111 W Lehigh Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19129
MT Sinai Cemetery
1901 Bridge St
Philadelphia, PA 19135
MT Vernon Cemetery Company
3499 W Lehigh Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Magnolia Cemetery Company
6950 Tulip St
Philadelphia, PA 19135
Mt. Sinai Cemetery
1901 Bridge St
Philadelphia, PA 19135
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New Cathedral Cemetery
3801 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19101
North Cedar Hill Cemetery Company
5800 Rankford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Northwood Cemetery Company
15th St & Haines St
Philadelphia, PA 19126
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Oakland Cemetery Company
Adams Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19124
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William Penn Cemetery
13041 Bustleton Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19116

Nearby Cemeteries for Philadelphia

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Arlington Cemetery
1620 Cove Rd
Pennsauken, NJ 08110
Arlington Cemetery Company
2900 State Rd
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
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Berlin Cemetery Association
40 Clementon Rd
Berlin, NJ 08091
Beulah Cemetery
238 Almshouse Rd
New Britain, PA 18914
Bordentown Cemetery Association
210 Crosswicks Rd
Bordentown, NJ 08505
Brainerd Cemetery
22 S Main St
Cranbury, NJ 08512
Bristol Cemetery Land Company
704 State Rd
Croydon, PA 19021
Butch's Cemetery Service
43 E Chelton Rd
Chester, PA 19015
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Calvary Cemetery
Gulph & Matsonford Rd
Conshohocken, PA 19088
Calvary Cemetery & Chapel
2398 Marlton Pike W
Cherry Hill, NJ 08108
Carversville Cemetery Association
Aquetong Rd
Carversville, PA 18913
Cathedral Cemetery
48 E Lancaster Ave
Wynnewood, PA 19151
Cedar Hill Cemetery Association
385 Mercer St
Hightstown, NJ 08520
Chester Rural Cemetery Association
412 W 15th St
Chester, PA 19013
Colestown Cemetery CO Office
Church Rd & Kings Hwy
Cherry Hill, NJ 08052
Colestown Cemetery Company
100 Kings Hwy N
Cherry Hill, NJ 08052
Crosswicks Cemetery Association
443 Ellisdale Rd
Bordentown, NJ 08505
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Doylestown Cemetery
215 E Court St
Doylestown, PA 18901
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Eden Cemetery Company
1434 Springfield Rd
Collingdale, PA 19023
Eglington Cemetery
320 Kings Hwy
Clarksboro, NJ 08020
Ewing Cemetery & Crematory
78 Scotch Rd
Trenton, NJ 08628
Ewing Church Cemetery
100 Scotch Rd
Trenton, NJ 08628
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Fairview Cemetery Company
1511 Twining Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090
Fernwood Cemetery Company
6501 Baltimore Ave
Lansdowne, PA 19050
Fernwood Cemetery Company
6500 Baltimore Ave
Lansdowne, PA 19050
Fernwood Cemetery Company
133 Old Mill Rd
Royersford, PA 19468
Fernwood Cemetery Company
15 W 4th Ave
Collegeville, PA 19426
Forest Hills Cemetery
Byberry Rd & Philmont Ave
Huntingdon Vly, PA 19116
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Garden State Cemetery Company
320 Kings Hwy
Clarksboro, NJ 08020
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
300 W White Horse Pike
Berlin, NJ 08091
Greenlawn Cemetery
114 N Main St
North Wales, PA 19477
Greenwood Cemetery Association
53 Constitution Hl W
Princeton, NJ 08542
Greenwood Cemetery Association
1800 Hamilton Ave
Trenton, NJ 08629
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Haddonfield Baptist Cemetery
402 Kings Hwy E
Haddonfield, NJ 08033
Har Zion Cemetery
1201 Macdade Blvd
Collingdale, PA 19036
Har Zion Cemetery
1201 Macdade Blvd
Collingdale, PA 19036
Harleigh Cemetery & Crematory
1640 Haddon Ave
Camden, NJ 08104
Hatboro Cemetery Company
36 Fulmore Ave
Hatboro, PA 19040
Haym Salomon Memorial Park
200 Moores Rd
Frazer, PA 19495
Highland Cemetery Association
26 Saddle Shop Rd
Ringoes, NJ 08551
Hillside Cemetery Company
2556 Susquehanna Rd
Roslyn, PA 19001
Holy Cross Cemetery
251 Macdade Blvd
Yeadon, PA 19050
Holy Cross Cemetery
Baily Rd
Lansdowne, PA 19050
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Cheltenham Ave & Easton Rd
Cheltenham, PA 19012
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Keller's Church Cemetery Company
3740 Ridge Rd
Perkasie, PA 18910
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Lake Park Cemetery
245 Broad St
Swedesboro, NJ 08085
Locustwood Cemetery
1500 Marlton Pike W
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
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MT Hope Cemetery
4010 Concord Rd
Chester, PA 19014
MT Jacob Cemetery
141 N Bartram Ave
Glenolden, PA 19036
MT Lawn Cemetery-Lincoln
84th St & Hook Rd
Sharon Hill, PA 19079
MT Lebanon Cemetery
1200 Bartram Ave
Collingdale, PA 19036
MT Sinai Cemetery Association
1077 Rydal Rd Ste 100
Rydal, PA 19046
MT Zion Cemetery Company
1400 Springfield Rd
Collingdale, PA 19023
Manahath Cemetery
730 N Main St
Glassboro, NJ 08071
Media Cemetery Company
Kirk Ln
Glen Riddle Lima, PA 19065
Montefiore Cemetery Company
600 Church Rd
Jenkintown, PA 19161
Monument Cemetery Association
812 Bridgeboro Rd
Beverly, NJ 08010
Morgan Cemetery
1100 Cinnaminson Ave
Cinnaminson, NJ 08065
Morris Cemetery
428 Nutt Rd
Phoenixville, PA 19453
Mount Hope Cemetery
Po Box 385
Lambertville, NJ 08530
Mount Lawn Cemetery Lincoln Memorial Park Incorporated
84 Hook Rd
Sharon Hill, PA 19079
Mt Sharon Cemetery Company
E Springfield Rd
Springfield, PA 19143
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New St Mary's Cemetery
515 W Browning Rd
Bellmawr, NJ 08099
Newtown Cemetery Association
16 N Chancellor St
Newtown, PA 18940
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Odd Fellows Cemetery
4527 Route 130 S
Burlington, NJ 08010
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Juliustown Rd
Pemberton, NJ 08042
Odd Fellows Cemetery-Medford
1 Mcclain Ave
Medford, NJ 08055
Oliver Bair Funeral Home
8504 W Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082
Oliver Bairs Montrose Cemetery
8504 W Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082
Our Lady of Grace Cemetery
1215 Super Hwy
Langhorne, PA 19048
Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery
400 Woolsey St
Trenton, NJ 08610
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Princeton Cemetery
29 Greenview Ave
Princeton, NJ 08542
Prospect Hill Cemetery
69 Capner St
Flemington, NJ 08822
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Resurrection Cemetery
5201 Hulmeville Rd
Bensalem, PA 19020
Riverside Cemetery Company
200 S Montgomery Ave
Eagleville, PA 19406
Riverview Cemetery
870 Centre St
Trenton, NJ 08625
Rocky Hill Cemetery Association
435 Wall St
Princeton, NJ 08553
Roosevelt Memorial Park
2701 Old Lincoln Hwy
Trevose, PA 19053
Rose Hill Cemetery
411 Susquehanna Rd
Ambler, PA 19002
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Saint Marys Cemetery
1200 Cedar Ln
Trenton, NJ 08629
St Augustine's Cemetery
Dekalb Pike
King Of Prussia, PA 19489
St John Newmann Cemetery
3797 County Line Rd
Chalfont, PA 18936
St Joseph's Cemetery
240 Lower Landing Rd
Blackwood, NJ 08029
St Mary's Cemetery
1200 Cedar Ln
Trenton, NJ 08629
St Paul's Cemetery
415 E Athens Ave
Ardmore, PA 19003
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Trinity-All Saints' Cemetery
All Saints Rd
Princeton, NJ 08540
Troxel H Cemetery Service Incorporated
Germantown Pike
Collegeville, PA 19415
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Union Cemetery Company
516 W Broad St
Quakertown, PA 18951
Union Cemetery Company
209 Almshouse Rd
Richboro, PA 18954
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Wenonah Cemetery Association
101 N Marion Ave
Wenonah, NJ 08090
Westminster Cemetery Company
701 Belmont Ave
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Philadelphia Cemetery News

New Philadelphia couple honored during Halloween Party at Stone Creek
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Veronica Bocchicchio | Behavioral specialist, 36
Veronica Staunton Bocchicchio, 36, of Northeast Philadelphia, a developmental and behavioral specialist who worked with autistic children, died of melanoma Friday, Oct. 29, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Mrs. Bocchicchio graduated from ...
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W. Honney, longtime Phila. show promoter
From the 1950s until the early 1990s, Mr. Honney - who grew up as William Manfredi in South Philadelphia - produced the annual ... when he staged a show called "Pennsylvania Has Everything" in Madison Square Garden for Lions International in honor of its ...
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Weekend capital events to honor Civil War's black soldiers
Nov. 14: Grave site commemoration, 1:30 p.m., Allegheny Cemetery ... About 10,000 black residents of Pennsylvania served in the Union Army during the war. They trained at Camp William Penn in Philadelphia, and many served with distinction.
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