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  • Popular neighborhoods in Brooklyn include: BoCoCa, Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Clinton Hill, Downtown Brooklyn, DUMBO, Fort Greene, Gowanus, Park Slope, Prospect Heights, Bridge Plaza, Brooklyn, Red Hook, Vinegar Hill, Windsor Terrace, Bushwick, Greenpoint, and Williamsburg.
  • Brooklyn is also known as: Kings County.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Eric Adams, who took office October 11th, 2017.

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  • Brooklyn has been featured in films like: Pi (1998), Annie Hall (1977), Once Upon a Time in America (1984), and The Warriors (1979).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Eddie Murphy (actor and writer), Robert Longo (artist), GZA (musician and lyricist), Mitchell Kapor (entrepreneur and businessperson), Martin J. Fettman (pathologist), Patrick Fitzgerald (lawyer), and Michael Jordan (basketball player and athlete).
  • Brooklyn is home to the following sports teams: Brooklyn Nets.

History

There are currently 11 cemetery listings for the city of Brooklyn, New York. Looking for Brooklyn funeral homes?

Brooklyn Obituaries

It was reported on October 12th, 2017 that Joan E Bretnall died in St Petersburg, Florida.  Bretnall was 85 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joan E's life.

It was reported on October 12th, 2017 that James John "Jimmy" Letham passed away in Tampa, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor James John "Jimmy"'s life.

It was written on October 10th, 2017 that Brian John Murley passed away in Tampa, Florida.  Murley was 60 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Brian John's life.

It was revealed on October 10th, 2017 that Walter George Weixler perished in Pinellas Co, Florida.  Weixler was 93 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Walter George's life.

It was reported on October 10th, 2017 that Catherine J Wren (Buchanan) passed on in Largo, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Catherine J's life.

It was disclosed by Statesville Landmark on October 5th, 2017 that Katherine Elizabeth Adeyuemi (Jackson) passed away in Statesville, North Carolina.  Ms. Adeyuemi was 61 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Katherine Elizabeth's life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on October 4th, 2017 that Gloria Smith (Pedersen) passed away in Pekin, Illinois.  Ms. Smith was 93 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gloria's life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 2nd, 2017 that Howard Lowsky died in Sarasota, Florida.  Lowsky was 89 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Howard's life.

It was noted on October 1st, 2017 that Joan Hutson (Daly) passed on in Brandon, Florida.  Ms. Hutson was 74 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Joan's life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 29th, 2017 that James S Coppola passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Coppola was 77 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James S's life.

Cemeteries in Brooklyn

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.

Locust Valley Cemetery

Locust Valley Cemetery is a non-denominational cemetery on Long Island, NY that began with a unique plan over 100 years ago. Rather than the usual rows of marble and granite, the Cemetery's 19th century founders conceived of a sanctuary more like...

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Canarsie Cemetery
1370 Remsen Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11236
Cypress Hills Cemetery
833 Jamaica Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11421
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Eretz Hachayim Cemetery
4511 Fort Hamilton Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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Green-Wood Cemetery
500 25th St
Brooklyn, NY 11232
Greenwood Cemetery
5 Avenue W
Brooklyn, NY 11223
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Holy Cross Cemetery
3620 Tilden Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
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Salem Fields Cemetery
775 Jamaica Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11385
South Deerfield Cemetery Association
21 Main St
Brooklyn, NY 11254
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Washington Cemetery
5400 Bay Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11204

Nearby Cemeteries for Brooklyn

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Beth David Cemetery
300 Elmont Rd
Elmont, NY 11003
C
Clover Leaf Cemetery
Us Highway 1
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
F
Fernclliff Cemetery Mausoleum
280284 Secor Rd
Hartsdale, NY 10610
G
Greenwood Union Cemetery
North St
Rye, NY 10580
H
Hazel Wood Cemetery Company
W Lake Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
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Locust Valley Cemetery
117 Ryefield Rd.
Locust Valley, NY 11560
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MT Calvary Cemetery
575 Hillside Ave
White Plains, NY 10603
MT Pleasant Cemetery
80 Commerce St
Hawthorne, NY 10595
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Oakland Cemetery
2 Saw Mill River Rd
Yonkers, NY 10701
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Rosedale & Rosehill Cemetery
355 E Linden Ave
Linden, NJ 07036
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St Charles Cemetery
Farmingdale Conklin St
Farmingdale, NY 11735
St Mary's Cemetery
1 High St
Rye Brook, NY 10580
T
The Kensico Cemetery
276 Lakeview Ave
Valhalla, NY 10595
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White Plains Rural Cemetery
167 N Broadway
White Plains, NY 10603
Woodlawn Cemetery & Crematory
Webster Avenue & East 233rd St
New York, NY 10470

Brooklyn Cemetery News

Man Wanted Over Murders in NY Cemetery Kills Himself in Police Standoff
(The New York Post) - A man wanted for questioning in last week's execution-style murders of a couple outside a Queens, N.Y., cemetery killed himself after ... was barricaded in his Brooklyn apartment when police arrived at about 6 p.m. As police stood ...
http://www.myfoxny.com/dpps/news/man-wanted-over-murders-in-ny-cemetery-kills-himself-dpgonc-20101104-fc_10459042

Gloria Grimes Thames -- Brooklyn, N.Y.
Burial will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Thames died Sunday, Oct. 31, at Maimonides Hospital in Brooklyn. She was born to Essie R. and Reddick Grimes on March 18, 1939, in Bamberg. She attended the public schools in Bamberg. Upon moving to New York, she ...
http://www.thetandd.com/article_44dec60c-e962-11df-aaed-001cc4c002e0.html

New York dead come to life
NEW YORK When the dead are delivered ... Dead, they populate what is almost certainly the country's largest public cemetery. But there are no headstones, eulogies or regular visiting hours. In fact, most New Yorkers have never heard of Hart Island.
http://www.montereyherald.com/news/ci_16483855

Lives, lived amid the wreckage
A loner whose only passion is reading, Heller exiled himself from New York and his ... and big (baseball, Brooklyn, failure), tossing off occasional lists (of baseball players, percussion instruments, people buried in Green-Wood Cemetery) as though he were ...
http://www.jsonline.com/entertainment/arts/106776198.html

Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A cemetery is a place in which dead bodies and cremated remains are buried. The term cemetery (from Greek : sleeping place) implies that the land ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cemetery

Cemetery Records Online - Search Cemeteries
An archive of cemetery records from tens of thousands of cemeteries across the world. Search for cemetery records, browse cemeteries, and contribute your ...
http://www.interment.net/

Cemetery Lookup - Find A Grave - Millions of Cemetery Records and ...
Find A Grave currently contains information for over 300000 cemeteries in over 170 different countries. Find A Grave has at least a partial listing of ...
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cs

xkcd: Cemetery
[[A person is in a cemetery, near a gravestone. Other people stand around staring.]] Person: Frankly, you deserve this. You KNEW I wanted a sans-serif font, ...
http://xkcd.com/736/

CanarsieCemetery
other Brooklyn areas history and records please visit my other site " ... Cemetery. Only the information listed on this site. 1370 Remsen Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11236 ...
http://canarsiecemetery.homestead.com/

Green-Wood Cemetery - Brooklyn - Reviews of Green-Wood ...
Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn: See 3 reviews, articles, and 6 photos of Green-Wood Cemetery, ranked No.14 on TripAdvisor among 112 attractions in Brooklyn.
http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g60827-d565061-Reviews-Green_Wood_Cemetery-Brooklyn_New_York.html

The Evergreens Cemetery
... community and private mausoleums. Located on the border of Brooklyn and Queens. Lists famous people buried here and provides schedule for walking tours. ...
http://www.theevergreenscemetery.com/

Green-Wood Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The cemetery was the idea of Henry Evelyn Pierrepoint, a Brooklyn social leader. ... Jeffrey I. Richman, "Brooklyn's Green-wood Cemetery: New York's Buried Treasure" (1998) ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green-Wood_Cemetery

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