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 October 11th, 2017.

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.

There are currently 23 cemetery listings for the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Looking for Philadelphia funeral homes?

Philadelphia Obituaries

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 11th, 2017 that Patricia A Brown (Toy) perished in Venice, Florida.  Ms. Brown was 85 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Patricia A's life.

It was noted on October 10th, 2017 that Roy S Sieble died in St Pete Beach, Florida.  Sieble was 96 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Roy S's life.

It was noted on October 7th, 2017 that Richard Anthony "Dick" Barrett died in Tampa, Florida.  Barrett was 81 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Richard Anthony "Dick"'s life.

It was reported on October 5th, 2017 that Sonya "Sunny" Lemmert (Goodman) died in Tampa, Florida.  Ms. Lemmert was 85 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Sonya "Sunny"'s life.

It was reported on September 28th, 2017 that Dorothy Dolores Mitchell (Davis) passed on in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Mitchell was 79 years old and was born in St Petersburg, FL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dorothy Dolores's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 28th, 2017 that Richard J "Rick" Wharfe perished in Englewood, Florida.  Wharfe was 68 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Richard J "Rick"'s life.

It was written by New Haven Register on September 27th, 2017 that William L Ritchie passed on in Connecticut.  Ritchie was 80 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor William L's life.

It was disclosed by Star-News on September 24th, 2017 that Robert Howard Sr "Bob" Searl passed on in Wilmington, North Carolina.  Searl was 99 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert Howard Sr "Bob"'s life.

It was reported on September 22nd, 2017 that John Joseph Bernhardt passed away in Brandon, Florida.  Bernhardt was 74 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Joseph's life.

It was reported by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on September 22nd, 2017 that John Olsen passed away in Englewood, Florida.  Olsen was 83 years old and was born in Philadelphia, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John's life.

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Cemeteries in Philadelphia

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Adath Jeshurun Cemetery
1855 Bridge St
Philadelphia, PA 19135
C
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

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New Philadelphia couple honored during Halloween Party at Stone Creek
Norm retired in 1986, and the couple stayed in Pennsylvania where he was in business for himself ... Pauline a director), Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1445 and Ladies Auxiliary of New Philadelphia, and Pomona Grange (Pauline is secretary).
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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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Laurel Hill Cemetery, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the second major garden or rural cemetery in the ... The cemetery has spectacular vistas and thousands of 19th- and 20th ...
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