History

Learn more about the rich history and culture of this park cemetery established in 1882.

 

Mountain View Mausoleum

The historic Mountain View Mausoleum wasn’t established together with the cemetery – learn about its history and what makes it a unique place to remember the past 

Obituary – Tribute


 

The latest obituaries and tributes are shown below.  Click above to head over to our Search section to find a past listing.

Robert Edgar Campbell (1911-2014)

Robert Edgar Campbell – passed away at Villa Gardens on October 26, 2014. He was born on November 11, 1911 in Hutchinson, Kansas, and lived as a young adult in Chicago. He attended Bowdoin College and later trained as an accountant. In 1947, he was married to Dorothea...

Amanda Fleming Harper (1921-2014)

  Amanda Fleming Harper was born on April 26, 1921, the first of two children born to Pearl Brazelton Fleming and Patrick William Fleming of Madison County in the rural area of northern Alabama known to locals as “The Big Cove”.  This community’s closest town then was...

Margaret Vos Mance (1916 – 2014)

In Memory Margaret Vos Mance Margaret Vos Mance was born October 26, 1916 to William Vos Jr. and Cornelia (Arkema) Vos on a farm near Sully, Iowa.   Margaret was the second of five children in the family. Margaret attended Sully Christian School and graduated the 8th...

Geraldine Vivian Miller (Burke) (1932 – 2014)

Geraldine Vivian Miller (Burke), known by family and friends as Jerry or Babe, passed away on September 30, 2014 at the age of 82. Jerry was born on June 23, 1932 in Pasadena, California where she lived her whole life. At the age of 13 she was introduced to her future...

Nolan Smith (1919 – 2014)

Nolan Andrew Smith, 95, of Altadena, passed away September 25, 2014.  He is survived by his wife, Claudia.  Services will be held 11am on Saturday, October 4, at Friendship Baptist Church, 80 West Dayton Street, Pasadena, and will conclude graveside at Mountain View...

Susan Campbell (1949 – 2014)

Susan Brown Campbell, 64, of Sierra Madre, California, passed away September 25, 2014.  Born in Palo Alto in 1949, she went on to hold a Masters degree, and worked in Social Service for 40 years.  She is survived by her son, Ian.  Services will be held Saturday,...

Verena B. Lund (1920 – 2014)

Verena  B. Lund passed away on May 6, 2014,  after a short illness. Verena was born in Arlington, NE on February 18, 1920 to Bertha and Albert Lund. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Arlington, NE. She was raised along with her sister and...

Edward D. Watson, Sr. (1933 – 2014)

Edward D Watson Sr. was born on February 3, 1933to Lucius Watson & Roselle (Gary) Watson in Kilmicheal, Mississippi. After Ed’s father passed, he and his mother moved to St. Louis, Missouri. Ed’s early education was in St. Louis where he completed and received his...

Barbara Jane Wallace Wirick (1930 – 2013)

Barbara Jane Wallace Wirick passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully on May 14, 2013 in Elk, Washington, where she and her dear friend Sylvia Marvin had traveled to visit their friend Joan Robertson. She had also planned to visit her cousin, Sandra Fiscus Rose in...

Gordon Hayzlett (1923 – 2013)

Gordon Hayzlett passed away quietly on Sunday, April 21, 2013, at his residence at Pasadena Highlands. He was born on May 10, 1923 in Shenandoah, Iowa, to Jay Gould Hayzlett and Gertrude Jones Hayzlett. He had five half siblings.  As a teenager, he moved with the...

Evelyn L. Burgan (1919 – 2013)

Evelyn Lillian (Mulhall) Burgan died on April 11, 2013 at the age of 94. While her joyous spirit and loving heart sustained until the very end, her physical health had been in decline for several months due to aged-related issues and she passed away peacefully in her...

Mitchell Paul Cedillos (1959 – 2013)

Mitchell Cedillos, 53, of Panorama City, California, passed away March 7, 2013.  He was born in Hanford, California, on April 15, 1959, and lived in the Los Angeles area for 25 years.  He worked as an agent for a security company for 15 years.  Services and interment...