Mountain View Cemetery (Altadena)

by Syl | created - 25 Aug 2012 | updated - 30 Jun 2014 | Public

The men and women are interred at Mountain View Cemetery in Altadena, Los Angeles, California.

1. George Reeves

Actor | Adventures of Superman

George Reeves was born George Keefer Brewer in Woolstock, Iowa, to Helen Roberta (Lescher) and Donald C. Brewer. He was of German, English, and Scottish descent. Reeves was raised in Pasadena, California, and educated at Pasadena Junior College. He was a skilled amateur boxer and musician. He ...

Plot: Pasadena Mausoleum, Sunrise Corridor

2. Octavia Butler

Writer | Dawn

Octavia Butler was born on June 22, 1947 in Pasadena, California, USA as Octavia Estelle Butler. She was a writer, known for Dawn, Chisholm '72: Unbought & Unbossed (2004) and Closer to Truth (2000). She died on February 24, 2006 in Spokane, Washington, USA.

3. Eldridge Cleaver

Self | Eldridge Cleaver

Eldridge Cleaver was born on August 31, 1935 in Wabbaseka, Arkansas, USA as Eldridge Leroy Cleaver. He was married to Kathleen Cleaver. He died on May 1, 1998 in Pomona, California, USA.

4. Richard Feynman

Writer | Infinity

Richard Feynman is one of the twentieth century's greatest physicists. He worked on the atomic bomb project and won the Nobel Prize for his work in quantum electrodynamics. He was one of the chief investigators in the Challenger Shuttle disaster.

Plot: Founders Lawn, Curb No. 1617

5. Vance Gerry

Writer | The Great Mouse Detective

Vance Gerry was born on August 21, 1929 in Pasadena, California, USA as Vance Bryden Gerry. He is known for his work on The Great Mouse Detective (1986), Hercules (1997) and Robin Hood (1973). He was married to Mary. He died on March 5, 2005 in Pasadena.

6. Wilbur Hatch

Music_department | Star Trek

Wilbur Hatch was born on May 24, 1902 in Mokena, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Star Trek (1966), The Twilight Zone (1959) and Mission: Impossible (1966). He died on December 22, 1969 in North Hollywood, California, USA.

Plot: Founder

8. Frank Holliday

Actor | The Wonderpill

Frank Holliday is an actor, known for The Wonderpill (2015), (Untitled) (2009) and The Killing Machines (2007).

Plot: Mountain Vineyard, L-3233, space 3

9. George James Hopkins

Set_decorator | My Fair Lady

George James Hopkins was born on March 23, 1896 in Pasadena, California, USA. He was a set decorator and costume designer, known for My Fair Lady (1964), A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966). He died on February 11, 1985 in Los Angeles, California.

10. Ted Husing

Actor | To Please a Lady

Ted Husing was born on November 27, 1901 in The Bronx, New York, USA as Edward Britt Husing. He was an actor and writer, known for To Please a Lady (1950), Mr. Broadway (1933) and Queens of the Court (1946). He was married to Iris Lemerise, Celia Ryland and Helen Maude Gifford (Bubs Gelderman). He ...

Plot: Valley View, L-2258

11. Cy Kendall

Actor | Blonde for a Day

Cy Kendall was born on March 10, 1898 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Cyrus Willard Kendall. He was an actor, known for Blonde for a Day (1946), Alias Boston Blackie (1942) and Pacific Liner (1939). He was married to Margaret. He died on July 22, 1953 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Chapel of The Gardens Mausoleum

12. Helen Marlborough

Actress | The Tongues of Men

Helen Marlborough born Helen Viola Gleason in 1867 in California, became well-known in American comedy and drama theatre from the 1880s, short plump lady in few film roles, first playing her debut role in a brilliant performance as Mrs. Wright in 'The Wild Goose Chase' directed by Cecil B. De Mille...

Plot: Mountain Meadow, Lot 5541

13. Cynthia Myers

Actress | This Is the Disk-O-Boyz

Cynthia Myers is an actress, known for This Is the Disk-O-Boyz (1999).

14. Donald Novis

Actor | The Big Broadcast

Donald Novis was born on March 3, 1906 in Hastings, East Sussex, England as Donald George Novis. He was an actor, known for The Big Broadcast (1932), One Hour with You (1932) and The Policy Girl (1934). He was married to Dorothy Bradshaw and Julietta Novis. He died on July 23, 1966 in Norwalk, ...

Plot: Ashes in vaultage

15. Laura Oakley

Actress | The Black Box

Laura Oakley was born on July 10, 1879 in Oakland, California, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for The Black Box (1915), The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916) and The Vanishing Dagger (1920). She was married to Milton Moore and Frank Newburg. She died on January 30, 1957 in Altadena, California.

Plot: Mausoleum AN 12

16. Scott Peters

Actor | The Girl Hunters

Scott Peters was born on July 12, 1930 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada as Peter Sikorski. He was an actor, known for The Girl Hunters (1963), The Madmen of Mandoras (1963) and They Saved Hitler's Brain (1968). He was married to Susan. He died on January 15, 1994 in Monterey Park, California, USA.

Plot: Vaultage

17. Maudie Prickett

Actress | Hazel

Maudie Prickett was born on October 25, 1914 in Portland, Oregon, USA as Maude Merrie Doyle. She was an actress, known for Hazel (1961), The 20th Century-Fox Hour (1955) and The Jack Benny Program (1950). She was married to Cyril Bernard Cooper, Eakle W. Cartwright and Charles Fillmore Prickett II....

Plot: Mt. View Mausoleum, Niche PE 27

18. Frank Baxter

Actor | Columbo

Frank Baxter was born on March 25, 1922 in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Columbo (1971), The Girl Who Knew Too Much (1969) and Kraft Theatre (1947). He died on October 17, 2009 in Broomall, Pennsylvania.

Plot: Mountain Meadow

20. Mack Robinson

Olympia 1. Teil - Fest der Völker

Matthew MacKenzie "Mack" Robinson was born to a family of sharecroppers on July 18, 1912 in Cairo, Georgia. The older brother of legendary Hall of Fame baseball player Jackie Robinson, Mack and his siblings were raised by their mother Mallie Robinson after they were left fatherless at an early age....

21. Hugh Sanders

Actor | That's My Boy

Hugh Sanders was born on March 13, 1911 in East Saint Louis, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for That's My Boy (1951), The Outer Limits (1963) and The Wild One (1953). He died on January 9, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Pompeian Court, map 42, Crypt #45

22. Malcolm St. Clair

Director | Side Street

The son of a famous architect, California-born and -educated Mal St.Clair worked as a cartoonist for the Los Angeles Express before his first movie job as an extra and gagman at Keystone in 1915. After service in World War I, he returned to the film business, this time as a director alternating ...

Plot: Chapel of The Gardens Mausoleum

23. Ray Vitte

Actor | Nine to Five

Ray Vitte was born on November 20, 1949 in New York City, New York, USA as Raymond Anthony Vitte. He was an actor, known for Nine to Five (1980), Up in Smoke (1978) and Thank God It's Friday (1978). He was married to Ernesta. He died on February 20, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Vista Del Monte Gardens Mausoleum, crypt #528E

24. William Wagner

Actor | Great Performances

William Wagner is an actor, known for Great Performances (1971).

Plot: Sunset Lawn, L-951, space 4