Laurel Grove Cemetery, Totowa, Passaic County, NJ

Laurel Grove Memorial Park is a very large non-sectarian cemetery, 200 acres, hosting somewhere around 30 thousand interments, including cremains placed in one of the several mausoleums.   The cemetery was officially opened in the mid to late 1800s.

The address of Laurel Grove is as follows:
Laurel Grove Cemetery
295 Totowa Road
Totowa, NJ 07512
The phone number is:
(973) 956-0336
and the web site is:

Near the main gate, the place is apparently a very modern cemetery but as you go deeper in, the many older tombstones become apparent.   These are the markers we concerned ourselves with.   We took about 700 photographs of tombstones, pretty much randomly chosen on a stroll through the grounds and transcribed salient parts of the inscriptions, generally names and dates.   You can access the transcription below and view phtotographs by clicking on appropriate links.

Click on the first letter of last names you are researching to view burial information and tombstone photographs:

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