July 2021

NEWS JULY 2021 Fam i l y Own e d a n d Operated Since 1974 FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY PO B o x 5 1 5 9 Y o u n g s t own OH 4 4 5 1 4 1 - 8 0 0 - 3 2 1 - 7 4 7 9 On l i n e a t www . n om i s p u b l i c a t i o n s . c om P r e v i o u s l y P u b l i s h e d a s t h e Y B N e w s • S t i l l t h e P l a c e f o r Y o u r N e w s ! Lakewood Cemetery Celebrates 150 Years by Looking Back and Looking Forward By Laurie Esposito Harley The 1908 Crematory at Lakewood C emetery The Front Gates Continued on Page A17 MINNEAPOLIS,MN— Scenic Lakewood Cem- etery , located in Uptown Minneapolis, is celebrating their 150-year anniversary by looking back 150 years and, just as importantly, looking 150 years into the future. Lakewood was founded in 1871 by early, progres- sive leaders of Minneapo- lis, who envisioned a place for all individuals and fam- ilies to be memorialized in a peaceful and beautiful set- ting. Many of the leaders who helped found and develop Lakewood in its early years were also involved in devel- oping the city of Minneapolis, including the park system, banks, stores, transportation, and newspapers. When Lakewood began, it was located in a rural area sev- eral miles outside of the Minneapolis city limits. Today, its 19 Beat the price increase coming in September! View Online! MODEL # TR3 Triple Cot Roll-In Mortuary Cooler 1-888-792-9315 • mymortuarycooler.com CANA A nnounces P andemic C remation D ata and 2030 P redictions See Page A22 See Page A12 J ersey M emorial G roup adds to P ennsylvania F ootprint See Page A21 G reenlawn F uneral H omes and the C ity of B akersfield D eclare Day of Healing www.nomispublications.com Classified Ads Shipping Directory Index of Advertisers