Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery

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Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary
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Location Culver City, California
Country United States
Type Jewish
Website Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary
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The Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary is a Jewish cemetery located at 6001 West Centinela Avenue, in Culver City, California, USA. Many Jewish people from the entertainment industry are buried here. The cemetery is known for Al Jolson's elaborate tomb (designed by Los Angeles architect Paul Williams), a 75- foot-high domed monument atop a hill above a water cascade, all visible from the adjacent San Diego Freeway.[1][2]

Notable interments[edit]

Hall of Famer Hank Greenberg

References[edit]

  1. ^ David Gebhard, Robert Winter, An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles (Gibbs Smith, rev. ed. 2003), ISBN 978-1586853082, p. 119. Excerpt available at Google Books.
  2. ^ Edmon J. Rodmon, "You ain't heard Kol Nidre yet", Washington Jewish Week, September 13, 2012  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required).
  3. ^ "Bernard Alben Obituary". Legacy.com (Los Angeles Times). 2012-08-29. Retrieved 2012-10-02. 
  4. ^ Thomas H. Maugh II, "Leonard Apt dies; UCLA pediatric ophthalmologist was 90", Los Angeles Times, February 6, 2012.
  5. ^ Higgins, Bill (2010-11-21). "Hollywood publicist laid to rest at emotional funeral". Reuters. Retrieved 2010-11-23. 
  6. ^ "Sally Insul dies at 92: Actress appeared in 'Wedding Singer,' 'X-Files'". Variety Magazine (Variety.com). 2008-08-07. Retrieved 2008-08-09. 
  7. ^ http://www.armyarcherd.com/2007/05/tom_poston_fare.html
  8. ^ Elaine Woo, "Deborah Raffin dies at 59; actress was also a force in audio books", Los Angeles Times, November 21, 2012.

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