Rose Hills Memorial Park.by Syl | created - 31 Jul 2012 | updated - 03 Dec 2016 | Public
They are interred at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, Los Angeles, California.
Actress | Dragnet
Perennial starlet Dorothy Abbott was a sexy, vivacious, wide-smiling model, showgirl and actress who could brighten up a room. Unfortunately, her cinematic offerings wound up being pretty minimal and her last years were marred by depression and, ultimately, a tragic end.
She was born Dorothy E. ...
Plot: Valley Lawn, Lot 2939 GPS (lat/lon): 34.00576, -118.05087
2. Alvin Ailey
Ailey was born in the rural town of Rogers, Texas, USA. His childhood memories and experiences often informed his choreography; the most notable of his works was "Blues Suite", "Cry" (choreographed for Judith Jamison), and "Revelations", a ballet based on Ailey's observations and experiences in ...
Actor | Pinky
Griff Barnett was born on November 12, 1884 in Blue Ridge, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Pinky (1949), For the Love of Mary (1948) and Apartment for Peggy (1948). He died on January 12, 1958 in El Monte, California, USA.
Plot: Cypress Lawn, Lot 1435, Grave 1
Actor | Cavalcade of America
Curley Bradley was born on September 18, 1910 in Coalgate, Oklahoma, USA as George Bradford. He was an actor, known for Cavalcade of America (1952). He died on June 3, 1985 in Long Beach, California, USA.
Plot: Cherry Blossom Garden, Lot 62, Grave B
Actor | The Iron Horse
Charles Edward Bull born in Texas in 1881, tall, handsome man was a real life Judge working for the Justice of the Peace in Reno, Nevada, became better known for his impersonation of Abraham Lincoln in two films, first a western starring O'Brien and Madge Bellamy in 'The Iron Horse' at the Fox Film...
Plot: Hillcrest Lawn, Lot 549, Grave 1
Actor | Divorce Court
Rusty Burrell was born on November 17, 1925 in Metropolis, Illinois, USA as Roy Justus Burrell. He was an actor, known for Divorce Court (1957), Animal Court (1998) and The People's Court (1981). He was married to Clara Mae Odom. He died on April 15, 2002 in Rosemead, California, USA.
Actor | The Killing
Timothy Carey had one of the most unusual careers of all Hollywood character actors, obtaining full cult status for his portrayals of the doomed, the psychotic and the plain crazy. Carey's career was an "Only in America" type of story, and he retains his status as a Great American Original a decade...
12. Boyd Coddington
Self | American Hot Rod
Boyd Coddington was born on August 28, 1944 in Rupert, Idaho, USA as Boyd Leon Coddington. He was married to Jo Andenise Clausen McGee, Diane Marie Ragone Elkins and Peggy Jeanne King. He died on February 27, 2008 in Whittier, California, USA.
Plot: Fountainhead Lawn, Sec 1000
Costume_designer | Spaceballs
Los Angeles native Donfeld (born Donald Lee Feld) attended Chouinard Art Institute before being hired as art director in 1953 by Capitol Records. After several years at Capitol he went out on his own, and soon found steady employment in the film industry as a costume designer. He has been nominated...
Plot: Garden of Prayer, sec. 18, lot 5007, grave 4
14. Kathryn Eames
Actress | Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre
Kathryn Eames won the National Collegiate Players Award in 1940 while attending the University of Arizona. Her prize included a summer workshop with Tamara Daykarhanova who gave her a scholarship to continue study in the fall. Her first professional appearance was in the Broadway production of "...
15. Ted Edwards
Actor | The Way to the Gold
Ted Edwards is an actor, known for The Way to the Gold (1957).
Plot: Ivy Lawn, Lot 744, Grave 2
16. Jaime Escalante
Actor | Futures
Jaime Escalante was born to two Bolivian schoolteachers who taught in a small Aymara Indian village. After 9 years of teaching in Bolivia, Escalante moved to the United States in 1964, and worked as a busboy, a cook, and an electronics factory technician. He attended the Universidad de Puerto Rico,...
Plot: Lakeside Gardens, Section 18, Lot 3914, Grave 3
Actress | Adam's Rib
Elizabeth Flournoy was born on November 18, 1886 in St. Charles, Missouri, USA as Elizabeth Edwards. She was an actress, known for Adam's Rib (1949), Kelly and Me (1957) and Science Fiction Theatre (1955). She died on August 14, 1977 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Plot: Valley View Lawn, Lot 2154, Grave 2
18. Mary Gordon
Actress | Bride of Frankenstein
Scots actress, long in the United States, who specialized in housekeepers and mothers, most notably the housekeeper Mrs. Hudson in the Sherlock Holmes series of movies of the Thirties and Forties. She was born Mary Gilmour, the daughter of a Glasgow wire weaver. She worked as a dressmaker before ...
Plot: Court of Eternal Light, Section C, Crypt 579
19. John Gough
Actor | The Calendar Girl
John Gough was born on September 22, 1894 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for The Calendar Girl (1917), Ain't Love Funny? (1927) and The Air Legion (1929). He died on June 30, 1968 in Hollywood, California, USA.
Plot: Garden of Rememberance, Lot 394, Grave 1
20. Bryan Gregory
Actor | The Foreigner
Bryan Gregory was born on February 20, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for The Foreigner (1978) and The Cramps: Live at Napa State Mental Hospital (1981). He was married to Robyn Hunt. He died on January 10, 2001 in Anaheim, California, USA.
Plot: Section 1, Lot 808, Grave 808
21. Al Haskell
Soundtrack | Terror of the Plains
Al Haskell was born on December 4, 1886 in Watsonville, California, USA as Albert B. Haskell. He was an actor, known for Terror of the Plains (1934), The Fiddlin' Buckaroo (1933) and The Voice from the Sky (1929). He died on January 6, 1969 in Los Angeles, California.
Plot: Garden of Prayer, Lot 7617, Grave 1
22. Walt Hazzard
Actor | The Cosby Show
Walt Hazzard was born on April 15, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Walter Raphael Hazzard Jr. He was an actor, known for The Cosby Show (1984), Gilligan's Island (1964) and A Different World (1987). He was married to Jaleesa Hazzard. He died on November 18, 2011 in Los Angeles, ...
23. Wally Hood
Self | Warming Up
Wally Hood was born on February 9, 1895 in Whittier, California, USA as Wallace James Hood. He was an actor, known for Warming Up (1928). He died on May 2, 1965 in Hollywood, California.
Plot: Whispering Pines, Lot 5167, Grave 4 GPS coordinates: 34.0060692, -118.0541611 (hddd.dddd)
24. William Hopper
Actor | Perry Mason
William Hopper was born on January 26, 1915 in New York City, New York, USA as William DeWolf Hopper Jr. He was an actor, known for Perry Mason (1957), 20 Million Miles to Earth (1957) and The Bad Seed (1956). He was married to Janette Jinty Mansfield and Jane Gilbert. He died on March 6, 1970 in ...
Plot: Memorial Urn Garden, Space 201
25. Clara Horton
Actress | The Girl from Outside
Clara Horton was born on July 29, 1904 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Clara Marie Horton. She was an actress, known for The Girl from Outside (1919), Tom Sawyer (1917) and Huck and Tom (1918). She was married to Hyman Brand. She died on December 4, 1976 in Encino, California, USA.
Plot: Alderlawn, Lot 6303, Lot 1
26. Gladys Hulette
Actress | Tol'able David
The daughter of an opera star turned actress, Gladys Hulette began her career as a three-year old on the stage. On Broadway from 1906, she played juvenile leads in "The Kreutzer Sonata" and "A Doll's House". She was also Tyltyl in "The Blue Bird". A genuine pioneer of the movies, Gladys first ...
Plot: Lakeview Mausoleum, Section 1, Lot R, Niche 6
28. Cao Ky Nguyen
Self | The Big Picture
Cao Ky Nguyen was born on September 8, 1930 in Son Tay, Vietnam as Nguyen Cao Ky. He died on July 23, 2011 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Plot: Stupa Garden North, Section N, Lot 119, Grave 119, Gate 1
Actor | Kiddie Kure
His mother enrolled him in a dramatic class to overcome his self-consciousness. His gravel voice was exploited by an MGM talent scout. After his test and positive public reaction he was signed to a term contract to Our Gang. His favorite sport was bicycling. After Our Gang was over, Froggy was ...
Plot: Myrtle Lawn, Lot 743, (Curb #1011)
Plot: Guardian Lawn, Sec. 6, Lot 100, Space 1
31. Keye Luke
Actor | Charlie Chan at the Opera
Keye Luke was born in Canton, China. He grew up in Seattle, Washington, and entered the film business as a commercial artist and a designer of movie posters. He was hired as a technical advisor on several Asian-themed films, and made his film debut in The Painted Veil (1934). It seemed that he ...
Plot: Memorial Chapel Garden, Lot 434, Grave 2
Self | Pro Football
William 'Link' Lyman was born on November 30, 1898 in Table Rock, Nebraska, USA as William Roy Lyman. He died on December 16, 1972 in Baker, California, USA.
Plot: Suncrest, Lot 1563, Grave 1 GPS coordinates: 34.0055389, -118.0490723 (hddd.dddd)
34. Haing S. Ngor
Actor | The Killing Fields
Haing S. Ngor was a native of Cambodia, and before the war was a physician (obstetrics) and medical officer in the Cambodian army. He became a captive of the Khmer Rouge during the and was imprisoned and tortured; in order to escape execution he denied being a doctor or having an education. He ...
Plot: Alpine Terrace, L-2274 G-2 GPS coordinates: 34.0134888, -118.0221329 (hddd.dddd)
35. Hugh Prosser
Actor | The Adventures of Sir Galahad
Hugh Prosser was born on November 6, 1900 in Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Sir Galahad (1949), Mysterious Island (1951) and Daredevils of the Clouds (1948). He died on November 8, 1952 in Gallup, New Mexico, USA.
Plot: Whispering Pines Lawn Burial Section: 8 Burial Lot: 4656
36. Lillian Snyder
Actress | Hearts of Love
Lillian Snyder was born on August 5, 1884. She was an actress, known for Hearts of Love (1918). She died on April 24, 1961.
Plot: Maple Lawn GPS coordinates: 34.0118790, -118.0531769 (hddd.dddd)
37. Mark St. John
Self | Kiss: X-treme Close-Up
Mark St. John was born on February 7, 1956 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mark Norton. He died on April 5, 2007 in New York City, New York, USA.
Plot: Greenwood Gardens, sec. 2, lot 4523, grave 3
38. Robin Stille
Actress | The Slumber Party Massacre
Tall, lovely and spirited actress Robin Rochelle Stille was born on November 24, 1961 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her parents were Jere Stille and Sarah Bridge. Stille had two sisters and one brother. She moved with her family to Los Angeles, California. Robin graduated from Garden Grove High ...
42. Thuy Trang
Actress | The Crow: City of Angels
Thuy Trang was born on December 14th of 1973 in Saigon, Vietnam. After the fall of Saigon in 1975 to Communist forces, her father who had fought in the Vietnam War, traveled to America to seek political asylum. However, his entire family, unable to follow, were left behind.
In 1979, Thuy and her ...
Plot: Ashes interred.
43. Susan Vickery
Actress | ABC Afterschool Specials
Susan Vickery Studied The Art of Dance and Acting at Pasadena City College. Among all her talents, Susan was 100 percent pure at heart especially to Family and Friends. She drove a Dodge Colt. Everyday meant something and she would resonate it back on you. She had the charm of a Full Moon. If you ...
Plot: Suncrest Lawn, L-1233, G-3 GPS coordinates: 34.0055389, -118.0490723 (hddd.dddd)
Soundtrack | The Watch
Eric Lynn Wright, better known by his stage name Eazy-E, was an American rapper who performed solo and as a member of the group NWA Wright is affectionately called "The Godfather Of Gangsta Rap."
He was born in Compton, California. After dropping out of high school in the tenth grade, he supported ...
Plot: Lupine Lawn, Lot 2482, Gr 1
Richard Wurmbrand was born on March 24, 1909 in Bucharest, Kingdom of Romania. He was a writer, known for Richard Wurmbrands: Taps on the Walls (2009), Taivaallinen tehtävä (1998) and Prisoners of Light (2010). He died on February 17, 2001 in Glendale, California, USA.
Plot: Lupine Lawn, Lot 2482, Gr 1
48. Lupe Ontiveros
Actress | Chuck & Buck
Lupe Ontiveros was born on September 17, 1942 in El Paso, Texas, USA as Guadalupe Moreno. She is known for her work on Chuck & Buck (2000), Real Women Have Curves (2002) and The Goonies (1985). She was married to Elias P. Ontiveros. She died on July 26, 2012 in Whittier, California, USA.
Plot: Portal Lawn, lot 812, grave 3
50. Lewis Arquette
Actor | Little Nicky
Lewis Arquette was born on December 14, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Lewis Michael Arquette. He was an actor and writer, known for Little Nicky (2000), Tango & Cash (1989) and Akira (1988). He was married to Brenda Denaut. He died on February 10, 2001 in Los Angeles, California, USA.