Holy Sepulchre Cemetery (Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania)
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery is a Catholic
cemeteryin the U.S. stateof Pennsylvania. It is a cemetery of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Located at 4001 West Cheltenham Avenue, it abuts the county line separating Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County from Northwest Philadelphia. It has a Chestnut Hill mailing address (PO Box 27544, Philadelphia, PA 19118-0452), although the cemetery grounds are on the Montgomery County side of the boundary, in Cheltenham Township.
Visitors are greeted by rolling manicured lawns, a large entrance gate, winding roads, many large vaults, and abundant statuary.
The cemetery opened in the late nineteenth century.
Notable people buried here
Michael Crescenz, Congressional Medal Of Honor Recipient (Vietnam)
*Connie Mack, professional baseball player and manager
John J. McVeigh, Medal of Honorrecipient ( World War II)
*David Reilly, lead singer of the band God Lives Underwater
*Frank Rizzo, Sr., mayor of Philadelphia
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