Riverside National Cemeteryby Syl | created - 17 Aug 2012 | updated - 15 Jan 2017 | Public
Men and women interred at Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, Riverside County, California.
1. John Agar
Actor | Fort Apache
John Agar was born in Chicago, the eldest of four children. In World War II, Sgt. John Agar was a United States Army Air Force physical instructor. His 1945 marriage at the Wilshire Memorial Church to "America's Sweetheart" Shirley Temple put him in the public eye for the first time, and a movie ...
Plot: Section 55A, Site 18
Actor | Dragnet
Harry Bartell was born on November 28, 1913 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor, known for Dragnet (1951), The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He died on February 26, 2004 in Ashland, Oregon, USA.
Plot: Section 4, Lot 533 ((NOTE: He is not Harry D Bartell, who was married to Kathryn.)
Actor | Westworld
Norman Bartold was born on August 6, 1928 in Alameda County, California, USA as Norman Hillman Bartold. He was an actor, known for Westworld (1973), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) and Raise the Titanic (1980). He was married to Sheila Bartold. He died on May 28, 1994 in Riverside County,...
Plot: AA, D, 4
7. Tommy Bond
Actor | Superman
Forever etched in our minds as the bully with the protruding lip who gave beloved Alfalfa plenty of angst in the "Our Gang" serial shorts, actor Tommy Bond was actually a gentle, benign soul off the set. Born Thomas Ross Bond on September 16, 1926, in Dallas, Texas, he was discovered by a Hal Roach...
8. Bill Burrud
Actor | Idol of the Crowds
Bill Burrud was born on January 12, 1925 in Hollywood, California, USA as William James Burrud. He was an actor and producer, known for Idol of the Crowds (1937), The Man in Blue (1937) and Captains Courageous (1937). He died on July 12, 1990 in Sunset Beach, California.
Plot: Section 28, Grave 1608
Actress | A Lady of Quality
Peggy Cartwright was born on November 14, 1912 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She was an actress, known for A Lady of Quality (1924), Young Sherlocks (1922) and Faithful Hearts (1932). She was married to Bill Walker and Phil Baker. She died on June 13, 2001 in Victoria, British Columbia.
10. Stanley Clements
Actor | Fighting Trouble
Stanley Clements realized he wanted a show-business career while he was in grammar school, and when he graduated he toured in vaudeville for two years. He then joined the touring company of Edward Bowes' (aka Major Bowes) Amateur Hour. In 1941 he was signed to a contract by 20th Century-Fox and ...
Plot: 4, 512
Actress | The Unbeliever
Little-known today but regarded in her time as one of the screen's great beauties, New Jersey-born Marguerite Courtot was sent in 1909, at age 12, to be educated in a European convent. By the time she returned to the US she had blossomed into such a beauty that she soon had a career as a top ...
15. Robert Karvelas
Actor | The Nude Bomb
Robert Karvelas was born on April 3, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Nude Bomb (1980), Get Smart (1965) and Mary Tyler Moore (1970). He died on December 5, 1991 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
Plot: Section 42, Site 1258
17. William Lasky
Director | Boy and the Eagle
William Lasky was born on March 24, 1921 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an assistant director and director, known for Boy and the Eagle (1949), Thank God It's Friday (1978) and Rage (1972). He died on January 21, 1985 in Los Angeles.
Plot: Section 5, Grave 54
18. Raymond McKee
Actor | Kidnapped
Raymond McKee was born on December 7, 1892 in Keokuk, Iowa, USA as Eldon Raymond McKee. He was an actor, known for Kidnapped (1917), Babbitt (1924) and A Farmer's Son (1912). He was married to Marguerite Courtot and Frances White. He died on October 3, 1984 in Long Beach, California, USA.
19. Lewis L. Millett
Self | Korean War Stories
Lewis L. Millett was born on December 15, 1920 in Mechanic Falls, Maine, USA as Lewis Lee Millett. He was married to Winona Williams and Virginia Young. He died on November 14, 2009 in Loma Linda, California, USA.
Plot: Section 2, Grave #1910
20. Charles Mitchell
Actor | The Brother from Another Planet
Plot: Section 32, Grave 839
21. Patsy Montana
Soundtrack | All About Steve
A pioneer in country music, Patsy the yodeling cowgirl, grew up in Hope, Arkansas. In 1930 she moved to California with an older brother, won a talent contest, and began performing on radio. She joined a group called the Montana Cowgirls, and that groups leader, 'Stuart Hamblin' renamed her Patsy. ...
22. Alberto Morin
Actor | The Buccaneer
Alberto Morin was born on December 26, 1902 in San Juan, Puerto Rico as Salvador R. López. He is known for his work on The Buccaneer (1958), Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970) and About Mrs. Leslie (1954). He died on April 7, 1989 in Burbank, California, USA.
Plot: Section 32, Grave 725
25. Wyott Ordung
Writer | Walk the Dark Street
Wyott Ordung was born on May 23, 1922 in Shanghai, China as Wyott Barney Ordung. He was an actor and writer, known for Walk the Dark Street (1956), Robot Monster (1953) and First Man Into Space (1959). He died on August 28, 2005 in California, USA.
Plot: Section 49B, Site 2309
27. Earl Palmer
Soundtrack | Pretty Woman
Earl Palmer was born on October 25, 1924 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Earl Cyril Palmer. He is known for his work on Pretty Woman (1990), Cry-Baby (1990) and The Two Jakes (1990). He was married to Jeline Palmer. He died on September 19, 2008 in Banning, California, USA.
28. Jeff Richards
Actor | Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
Jeff Richards, born Richard Mansfield Taylor in Portland, Oregon, was a graduate of Lincoln High School in Tacoma, Washington. Upon graduation he was ready to embark on a career in professional baseball when he entered the Navy in June of 1943. During World War II, he served as a radio technician ...
29. Woody Strode
Actor | Spartacus
An athlete turned actor, Strode was a top-notch decathlete and a football star at UCLA. He became part of Hollywood lore after meeting director John Ford and becoming a part of the Ford "family," appearing in four Ford motion pictures. Strode also played the powerful gladiator who does battle with ...
30. Ed Townsend
Soundtrack | High Fidelity
Ed Townsend was born on April 16, 1929 in Fayetteville, Tennessee, USA. He was married to Janice Townsend and Cherrigale Townsend. He died on August 13, 2003 in San Bernardino, California, USA.
Plot: Section BA, Row C, Grave 213
31. Leon Wagner
Actor | A Woman Under the Influence
Leon Wagner played 12 major league seasons (1958-69) as a left handed hitting, right handed throwing outfielder for the Giants, Cardinals, Angels, Indians and White Sox. Finished his career with a lifetime batting average of .272 and 211 home runs. His best power season was 1962 when he hit 37 home...
34. Skip Ward
Stunts | Executive Decision
Skip Ward was born on September 12, 1932 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Rufus King Ward IV. He was a producer and actor, known for Executive Decision (1996), The Gertrude Berg Show (1961) and V (1984). He was married to Julie Payne and Michelle Triola. He died on June 27, 2003 in Calabasas, California,...
Plot: Sec.55-A Gr. 2172
35. Noble Willingham
Actor | Walker, Texas Ranger
Noble Willingham has appeared in more than 30 feature films, including Up Close & Personal (1996), Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), Chinatown (1974), Good Morning, Vietnam, City Slickers, City Slickers II, and The Distinguished Gentleman. He was born in the small town of Mineola, Texas, east ...
36. Alan Wilson
Soundtrack | Into the Wild
Alan Wilson grew up in Arlington, Massachusetts, where he attended Arlington High School and where his love for blues grew, along with his blues record collection. He went out to Los Angeles to attend school, where he met Bob Hite, who shared a similar love for blues music. They formed the band, ...
Actor | The Indian Fighter
Michael Winkelman was born on June 27, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Michael Lew Winkelman. He was an actor, known for The Indian Fighter (1955), The Real McCoys (1957) and The Big Knife (1955). He was married to Diana M. Bustillos. He died on July 27, 1999.
Plot: 50, 0, 4304
38. Skip Young
Actor | Earth vs the Spider
Skip Young was born on March 14, 1930 in San Francisco, California, USA as Ronald Bix Plumstead. He was an actor, known for The Spider (1958), One Step Beyond (1959) and The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (1952). He was married to Carol A Whittaker and Beverly Ruth Trout. He died on March 17, 1993...
Plot: Section 13A, Grave 332 GPS coordinates: 33.5284882, -117.1653900 (hddd.dddd)
39. Donald Bevan
Writer | Stalag 17
Donald Bevan was born on January 16, 1920 in Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA. He was a writer, known for Stalag 17 (1953), Producers' Showcase (1954) and Danger (1950). He was married to Pat Kirkland. He died on May 29, 2013 in Studio City, California, USA.
Plot: Section 53A, Site 3667
40. Walter Ehlers
Actor | The Long Gray Line
Walter Ehlers was born on May 7, 1921 in Junction City, Kansas, USA as Walter David Ehlers. He was an actor, known for The Long Gray Line (1955), Pritzker Military Library Presents (2006) and The War (2007). He was married to Dorothy Decker. He died on February 20, 2014 in Long Beach, California, ...
41. Loretta Agar
Loretta Agar was born on September 7, 1922 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Loretta Grace Barnett. She is known for her work on Citizen Kane (1941), Revenge of the Creature (1955) and The Golden Mistress (1954). She was married to John Agar. She died on January 27, 2000 in Los Angeles.