• 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 October 11th, 2017.


  • 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.


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Detroit Obituaries

It was revealed on October 9th, 2017 that Edward Zack perished in Tampa, Florida.  Zack was 98 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Edward's life.

It was noted on October 8th, 2017 that Michaeline E Montezinos (Karaszkiewica) passed away in St Petersburg, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Michaeline E's life.

It was written by New Haven Register on October 6th, 2017 that Helen Rich (Felsenfeld) passed on in Hamden, Connecticut.  Ms. Rich was 94 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Helen's life.

It was written on October 4th, 2017 that John R "Peter" Stirling passed away in Pinellas Co, Florida.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John R "Peter"'s life.

It was noted on October 1st, 2017 that Kathryn "Elaine" Winchester (Menzer) passed away in Lorain, Ohio.  Ms. Winchester was 90 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kathryn "Elaine"'s life.

It was noted on October 1st, 2017 that Thomas V Bingham died in Detroit, Michigan.  Bingham was 87 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thomas V's life.

It was disclosed by Star-News on September 26th, 2017 that Wayne Michael Neeley died in Wilmington, North Carolina.  Neeley was 72 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Wayne Michael's life.

It was reported by New Haven Register on September 24th, 2017 that Ivan MacDonald passed on in Branford, Connecticut.  MacDonald was 88 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Ivan's life.

It was reported by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 23rd, 2017 that Richard Fernstrum passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Fernstrum was 91 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard's life.

It was reported by Hastings Tribune on September 22nd, 2017 that Roberta Dawn Klabunde (Beckby) passed on in Omaha, Nebraska.  Ms. Klabunde was 75 years old and was born in Detroit, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Roberta Dawn'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...

Cemetery Enterprises
2672 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202
Elmwood Cemetery
1200 Elmwood St
Detroit, MI 48207
Forest Lawn Cemetery Company
11851 Van Dyke St
Detroit, MI 48234
Gethsemane Cemetery Company
10755 Gratiot Ave
Detroit, MI 48213
Grand Lawn Cemetery
23501 Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48219
Holy Cross Cemetery
8850 Dix St
Detroit, MI 48209
MT Elliott Cemetery
1701 Mount Elliott St
Detroit, MI 48207
Sacred Heart Cemetery
17219 Mound Rd
Detroit, MI 48234
Trinity Cemetery
5210 Mount Elliott St
Detroit, MI 48211
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

Clinton Grove Cemetery
21189 Cass Ave
Clinton Township, MI 48036
Erin Grove Cemetery
39171 Chartier St
Harrison Twp, MI 48045
Evergreen Cemetery
19807 Woodward Ave
Highland Park, MI 48203
Grosse Ile Memorial Cemetery
21370 Knudsen Dr
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Guardian Angel Cemetery
4701 Rochester Rd
Rochester Hills, MI 48306
Highland Cemetery
943 N River St
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Huron Valley Cemetery
27009 Inkster Rd
Flat Rock, MI 48134
Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery
21661 E 14 Mile Rd
Clinton Twp, MI 48082
Oak Ridge Cemetery
23723 Telegraph Rd
Flat Rock, MI 48134
Oakwood Cemetery
35900 24 Mile Rd
Chesterfield, MI 48047
Resurrection Cemetery
18201 Clinton River Rd
Clinton Twp, MI 48038
Roseland Park Cemetery
3401 Woodward Ave
Berkley, MI 48072
St Hedwig Cemetery & Mausoleum
23755 Military Rd
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
St Mary's Cemetery
36105 24 Mile Rd
New Baltimore, MI 48047
Westlawn Cemetery
9470 Ford Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Detroit Cemetery News

Dearborn author tours metro Detroit cemeteries
A circa 1885 photo shows children sledding down a hill dotted with grave markers in Detroit's Elmwood Cemetery. Bak calls it "Sledding ... Michigan International Books Festival: Authors, story times and books for purchase, noon-5 p.m. Sun ...

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.

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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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