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Woodlawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park

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7750 West Cermak Road, Forest Park, IL 60130
+1 708-442-8500
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Hello, It's a Cemetery

Majority of our family is at rest here. However; a corporation owns it now and I believe if they... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2017
LaatzFamily
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La Grange, Illinois
See the Elephants!

JMJ Thanks to the Showman League of America, the "Showman's Rest" section is in this cemetery. On... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2016
mother15
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Chicago, Illinois
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Woodlawn Memorial Park has been a part of the community in Chicago's western suburbs since 1912 and was joined by Woodlawn Funeral Home, which was built on the grounds of the cemetery, in 2006. Woodlawn Memorial Park offers a wide variety of memorial options for families, whether they are choosing ground burial or mausoleum. For families who choose cremation, in addition to cremation ground burial lots and mausoleum niche choices, we offer the peace of mind of having our own crematory. Our very modern and comfortable 12,000-square-foot funeral home enables us to offer our families numerous funeral service options, whether their final resting place is here at Woodlawn Cemetery or any other cemetery of their choice. Today, we are proud to be part of the Dignity Memorial® national network of funeral, cremation, and cemetery service providers. We are committed to exceeding expectations and delivering a standard of service that is 100% guaranteed. Dignity Memorial providers offer exclusive benefits, including National Transferability of Prearranged Services, the Bereavement Travel Program, the 24-Hour Compassion Helpline® and access to an acclaimed grief management library. As North America's premier provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services, the Dignity Memorial brand is your assurance of quality, value, caring service and exceptional customer satisfaction.
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Jan 8, 2017
“Hello, It's a Cemetery”
Aug 29, 2016
“See the Elephants!”
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7750 West Cermak Road, Forest Park, IL 60130
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Reviewed January 8, 2017

Majority of our family is at rest here. However; a corporation owns it now and I believe if they could they charge you for parking here and the air you breathe. Not the same when is was family owned. Divinity owns it now, and well,...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2016

JMJ Thanks to the Showman League of America, the "Showman's Rest" section is in this cemetery. On June 22,1918, a terrible train accident killed 86 people and injured 127 of the Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus. Make a left turn when you enter the cemetery and see the...More

Thank mother15
Reviewed May 13, 2016

This cemetery does not offer the historical or botanical beauty of some other old Chicago cemeteries. What it does have is "Showman's Rest" a huge plot for circus performers, starting with the victims of a train wreck that killed about 60 people in 1918. It's...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2015

I don't really understand people's attraction to graveyards. Although in college, at Univ of Oregon, I had to walk thru a pioneer graveyard every morning to get to my classes. Think I made a few friends. However, if this is your thing, Woodlawn is most...More

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