Golden Hill Jewish Cemetery
The front gates of Golden Hill Cemetery, Omaha, Nebraska
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The cemetery is part of the Orthodox Jewish community of Omaha. It is a small cemetery that takes up about one city block and is relatively full. A circular drive runs down the center of the cemetery.
- Rose Blumkin (1893–1998), the founder of the Nebraska Furniture Mart, was buried at Golden Hill after she died in 1998
- The cemetery also has graves for Jewish soldiers and officers from Omaha who were killed in World War I, World War II, and other wars
- History of the Jews in Omaha, Nebraska
- List of cemeteries in Omaha
- History of Omaha
- Jewish cemeteries
- "Cemetery and Burial Information". Nebraska Jewish Historical Society. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
- "United States > Nebraska NE > OMAHA: Douglas and Sarpy Counties". International Jewish Cemetery Project. International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS). Retrieved 28 December 2013.
- "Golden Hill". Graveyards of Omaha. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
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- "Rose "Mrs. B" Gorelick Blumkin". Find A Grave. Retrieved 29 December 2013.
- "War Casualties". Central High School Foundation. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
- "WWII Veterans: Memories of the Jewish Midwest (Volume 12 - Summer 2003/5763)". Nebraska Jewish Historical Society. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
Media related to Golden Hill Jewish Cemetery at Wikimedia Commons
- Beth Israel Synagogue (Omaha, NE) - cemetery contact
- International Jewish Cemetery Project at International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS)
- JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry (JOWBR) at JewishGen
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