Holy Cross Colma, CA

by Syl | created - 21 Aug 2012 | updated - 04 Feb 2015 | Public

The men and women interred at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Colma, San Mateo County, California.

1. Joe DiMaggio

Actor | Manhattan Merry-Go-Round

Joe DiMaggio was simply the greatest all-around baseball player of his era. As a New York baseball legend, "The Yankee Clipper" succeeded superstars Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig and preceded Mickey Mantle. In his 13 year career from 1936 to 1951 (which was interrupted by three years spent in the Army ...

Plot: Section I, Row 11 Area 6/7

2. Edmund G. Brown

Actor | The Bold Ones: The Lawyers

Edmund G. Brown was born on April 21, 1905 in San Francisco, California, USA as Edmund Gerald Brown. He was an actor, known for The Bold Ones: The Lawyers (1969), What's My Line? (1950) and Issues and Answers (1960). He was married to Bernice Layne. He died on February 16, 1996 in Beverly Hills, ...

Plot: Section D

3. Beniamino Bufano

Self | Shopping Can Be Fun: A New Concept in Merchandising

Beniamino Bufano was born on October 14, 1898 in San Fele, Basilicata, Italy. He died on August 16, 1970.

Plot: Section W, northeast of the main community mausoleum

4. Joe Carcione

Self | The New Hollywood Squares

Joe Carcione was born on October 31, 1914 as Joseph W. Carcione. He was married to Madeleine Ahern. He died on August 2, 1988 in Far Rockaway, New York, USA.

Plot: All Saints Mausoleum, St. Anthony of Padua chapel

5. Frank Crosetti

Self | 1949 World Series

Frank Crosetti was born on October 4, 1910 in San Francisco, California, USA as Frank Peter Joseph Crosetti. He was married to Norma Devincenzi. He died on February 11, 2002 in Stockton, California.

Plot: All Saints Mausoleum, Corridor of Saint Agnes

6. Joseph L. Alioto

Self | Divided Highways: The Interstates and the Transformation of American Life

Joseph L. Alioto was born on February 12, 1916 in San Francisco, California, USA as Joseph Lawrence Alioto. He was married to Kathleen Sullivan and Angelina Genaro. He died on January 29, 1998 in San Francisco.

Cenotaph Only: Plot: Section D

8. Abigail Folger

Abigail Folger was born on August 11, 1943 in San Francisco, California, USA as Abigail Anne Folger. She died on August 9, 1969 in Bel Air, California.

Plot: Main Mausoleum, Hallway N

Plot: Section 5, Row 8, Grave 35

10. Charlie Fox

Self | 1971 National League Championship Series

Charlie Fox was born on October 7, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA as Charles Francis Fox. He died on February 16, 2004 in Stanford, California, USA.

Plot: Section H

12. Vince Guaraldi

Soundtrack | Cast Away

Born in San Francisco on July 17, 1928, Vince Guaraldi graduated from Lincoln High School and then San Francisco State College. Guaraldi was already performing while in college in such venues as the Black Hawk and Jackson's Nook, sometimes with the Chubby Jackson/Bill Harris band, other times in ...

13. Dario Lodigiani

Self | ESPN SportsCentury

Dario Lodigiani was born on June 6, 1916 in San Francisco, California, USA as Dario Antonio Lodigiani. He died on February 10, 2008 in Napa, California.

14. Maggie Moore

Actress | Spotless

Maggie Moore is known for her work on Spotless (2005), Atom the Amazing Zombie Killer (2012) and The Misled Romance of Cannibal Girl and Incest Boy (2007).

Plot: Section T, Row 22, Area 13, Grave 4

15. George Moscone

George Moscone was born on November 24, 1924 in San Francisco, California, USA as George Richard Moscone. He was married to Gina Bodanza. He died on November 27, 1978 in San Francisco.

Plot: St. Michael, Five rows down from statue in center

16. Hank Sauer

Actor | The Winning Team

Hank Sauer was born on March 17, 1917 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Henry John Sauer. He was an actor, known for The Winning Team (1952), 1952 MLB All-Star Game (1952) and 1950 MLB All-Star Game (1950). He was married to Jeanne Sauer. He died on August 24, 2001 in Burlingame, California, USA.

Plot: Section G2, Row 19, Grave 18

17. Leon F. Douglass

Writer | Cupid Angling

Children with Victoria Adams Douglass (1878-1943): Leon Forrest, Dorothy Victoria, Earl Seymour, Eldridge Adams, Ena Lucile, Florence Carol. Two daughters predeceased him, one in an auto accident and the other in childbirth.