Register Now For The June 25, 2016 Woodmere Cemetery Tour

located at:

   9400 West Fort Street

  Detroit, Michigan 48209

The registration form is now available.  Click on the June 25 tour at the right for more information.  If you came last year and want to do it again, know that a few of the gravesites will be different.

For those of you who have just discovered this website, welcome!   And for those of you who are returning, make sure you visit the different links for information that may be of interest to you.  I am adding resources which I think will help with your Michigan research. 

This website does not belong to Woodmere Cemetery, but the owners allowed me to create my own website and database to assist those doing family research.  If you need to inquire about purchasing graves, headstones, etc., you must contact Woodmere Cemetery.

On July 14, 2015, Woodmere Cemetery celebrated its 146th anniversary and has over 190,000 people who have made Woodmere Cemetery their final resting place.  There are tours and presentations in the works so check the events column and link.  If you are interested in having a tour and the dates of the scheduled tours do not work for you, let me know and I can arrange one for you.

Please note that this website's purpose is to assist those finding their loved ones buried at Woodmere Cemetery. Cemetery records may contain a plethora of information that may assist one in furthering their research.   This is not intended for Find-A-Grave users or any other related website.

Best wishes in your family search.

                                                ~~Gail Hershenzon

 

 


June 25
Woodmere Cemetery Tour
We had so much fun last year with this walking/driving tour that I decided I will do it again.  In spite of the rain, this four-hour tour was packed with a lot of surprises and a glimpse into the lives of so many people who shaped Detroit.  We even visited the gravesites ...
October 13
Woodmere Cemetery Tour
Sponsored by Custom Holidays.  Details to follow.
Detroit's Woodmere Cemetery by Gail D. Hershenzon Image: Photo 6 Image: Photo 8 Image: Vintage Family Photo 3 Image: Photo 4 Image: Photo 7 Michigan Memorial Park by Gail D. Hershenzon