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List of famous people buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Celebrities are often buried in the highest caliber cemeteries, mausoleums and tombs, which is why we've created this list of celebrities buried in Holy Cross Cemetery. If you're ever visiting Holy Cross Cemetery and want to check out historic graves, then use this list to pinpoint exactly which burial locations you want to see.

List ranges from Joe DiMaggio to John Candy and more.

This list answers the questions "Which famous people are buried in Holy Cross Cemetery?" and "Which celebrities are buried in Holy Cross Cemetery?"

From celebrity tombs at Holy Cross Cemetery to legendary locals, these are the most well-known people whose final resting place is Holy Cross Cemetery. You can find useful information below for these notable people buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, like what year and where the person was born.

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Sharon Tate is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 26 (1943-1969) Sharon Marie Tate was an American actress, sex symbol and model. During the 1960s she played small television roles before appearing in several movies. She also appeared regularly in fashion ...more

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John Candy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 44 (1950-1994) John Franklin Candy was a Canadian actor and comedian. Candy rose to fame as a member of the Toronto branch of The Second City and its related Second City Television series and through his ...more

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Ricardo Montalbán is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 89 (1920-2009) Ricardo Montalbán was an actor.

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Rosalind Russell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 69 (1907-1976) Rosalind Russell was an American actress of stage and screen, known for her role as fast-talking newspaper reporter Hildy Johnson in the Howard Hawks screwball comedy His Girl Friday, as well as ...more

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Bela Lugosi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 74 (1882-1956) Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó, better known as Bela Lugosi, was a Hungarian-American actor, famous for portraying Count Dracula in the original 1931 film and for his roles in various ...more

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Fred MacMurray is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 83 (1908-1991) Frederick Martin "Fred" MacMurray was an American actor who appeared in more than 100 movies and a successful television series during a career that spanned nearly a half-century, from ...more

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Ann Miller is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 81 (1923-2004) Johnnie Lucille Collier, known professionally as Ann Miller, was an American dancer, singer and actress. She is best remembered for her work in the Hollywood musical films of the 1940s and

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Jimmy Durante is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 87 (1893-1980) James Francis "Jimmy" Durante was an American singer, pianist, comedian, and actor. His distinctive clipped gravelly speech, New York accent, comic language butchery, jazz-influenced ...more

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Loretta Young is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 87 (1913-2000) Loretta Young was an American actress. Starting as a child actress, she had a long and varied career in film from 1917 to 1953. She won the 1948 best actress Academy Award for her role in the ...more

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Dennis Day is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 72 (1916-1988) Dennis Day born Owen Patrick Eugene McNulty, was an American singer and radio, television and film personality of Irish descent.

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Mary Frann is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 55 (1943-1998) Mary Frann was an American actress best known for her role as Bob Newhart's wife, Joanna Loudon, on the television series Newhart.

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ZaSu Pitts is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 69 (1894-1963) ZaSu Pitts was an American actress who starred in many silent dramas and comedies, transitioning to comedy sound films.

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Chris Penn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 41 (1965-2006) Christopher Shannon "Chris" Penn was an American film and television actor known for his roles in such films as The Wild Life, Reservoir Dogs, The Funeral, Footloose, Rush Hour, Corky ...more

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John Farrow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 59 (1904-1963) John Villiers Farrow, CBE KGCHS was an Australian-born American film director, producer and screenwriter. In 1957, he won the Academy Award for Best Writing/Best Screenplay for Around the World ...more

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Edgar Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 58 (1890-1948) Edgar Kennedy is an actor.

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Edmond O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 70 (1915-1985) Edmond O'Brien was an American actor who appeared in more than 100 films from the 1940s to the 1970s, often playing character parts. He received an Academy Award for his supporting role in The ...more

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James Gleason is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 77 (1882-1959) James Austin Gleason was an American actor born in New York City. He was also a playwright and screenwriter.

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Leo Penn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 77 (1921-1998) Leo Z. Penn was an American actor and director and the father of musician Michael Penn and actors Sean Penn and Chris Penn.

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William Dozier is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 83 (1908-1991) William Dozier was an American film and television producer and actor.

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Walter Catlett is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 71 (1889-1960) Walter Catlett was an American actor. He made a career of playing excitable, officious blowhards.

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Dixie Lee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 41 (1911-1952) Dixie Lee was an American actress, dancer, and singer. Born Wilma Winifred Wyatt, she adopted the professional name "Dixie Carroll" as a singer and showgirl. Winfield Sheehan of the ...more

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J. M. Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 80 (1884-1964) Joseph Michael Kerrigan, better known as J. M. Kerrigan, was an Irish character actor.

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Richard Egan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 66 (1921-1987) Richard Egan was an American actor. In some films he is credited as Richard Eagan.

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George Pal is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 72 (1908-1980) George Pal was a Hungarian animator and film producer, principally associated with the science fiction genre. He became an American citizen after emigrating from Europe. He was nominated for ...more

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Jack Haley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 81 (1898-1979) John Joseph Haley, known as Jack Haley was an American vaudevillian, stage, radio, and film actor and singer best known for his portrayal of the Tin Man in the classic 1939 MGM film The Wizard

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Bobby Day is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 60 (1930-1990) Robert James Byrd, known by the stage name Bobby Day, was an American rock and roll and R&B musician.

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Eddie Laughton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 49 (1903-1952) Eddie Laughton was a British film actor. Laughton appeared in over 200 films between 1935 and 1952.

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James Kirkwood, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 88 (1875-1963) James Kirkwood, Sr. was an American actor and director.

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Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 61 (1904-1965) Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt was a Swiss-born American socialite best known as the mother of fashion designer and artist Gloria Vanderbilt and maternal grandmother of television journalist Anderson ...more

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Rita Johnson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 52 (1913-1965) Rita Johnson was an American actress.

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Paul Kelly is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 57 (1899-1956) Paul Michael Kelly was an American stage, film and television actor. His career survived a manslaughter conviction, tied to a sex scandal, that caused him to spend time in prison in the late

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Jack La Rue is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 82 (1902-1984) Jack La Rue was an American film and stage actor. Born Gaspere Biondolillo, he went from high school to his first acting job, in Otis Skinner's road company production of Blood and Sand. He ...more

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Anne Nagel is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 51 (1915-1966) Anne Nagel was an American actress. She played in adventures, mysteries, and comedies for twenty-five years. She also appeared in television series in the 1950s.

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Robert Keith is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 68 (1898-1966) Robert Keith was an American stage and film actor who appeared in several dozen films, mostly in the 1950s as a character actor.

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Kane Richmond is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 67 (1906-1973) Kane Richmond was an American film actor of the 1930s and 1940s, mostly appearing in cliffhangers and serials. He is best known today for his portrayal of the character Lamont Cranston in The ...more

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Barney Oldfield is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 68 (1878-1946) Berna Eli "Barney" Oldfield was an American pioneer automobile racer "whose name was synonymous with speed in the first two decades of the 20th century". He began raced from ...more

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Paul Porcasi is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 67 (1879-1946) Paul Porcasi was an Italian film actor. He appeared in 142 films between 1917 and 1945. He was born in Palermo, Sicily. Porcasi was memorable as "Nick the Greek" in Universal's ...more

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Fred F. Sears is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 44 (1913-1957) Frederick Francis Sears was an American film actor and director.

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Charles Delaney is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 67 (1892-1959) Charles Delaney was an American actor. He appeared in 94 films between 1913 and 1960. He was born in New York, New York and died in Hollywood, California. He was originally a motor mechanic and ...more

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Donald MacBride is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 68 (1889-1957) Donald MacBride was an American character actor on stage, in films and on TV who launched his career as a teenage singer in vaudeville and went on to be an actor on Broadway. He appeared in ...more

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Richard
Dec. at 64 (1891-1955) Richard "Skeets" Gallagher was an American actor. He had blue eyes and his naturally blond hair was tinged with grey since he was 16 years old.

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Pedro de Cordoba is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 69 (1881-1950) Pedro de Cordoba was an American actor.

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Christopher Dark is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 51 (1920-1971) Christopher Dark was an American actor, best remembered as the character Hank Jaffe in the 1956 film World Without End. Born Alfred Francis DeLeo in New York, Dark died in Hollywood, California, ...more

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Helen Kleeb is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 96 (1907-2003) Helen Kleeb was an American film and television actress. In a career covering nearly fifty years, she may be best known for her role from 1972 to 1981 as "Miss Mamie Baldwin" on CBS's ...more

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Robert Greig is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 79 (1879-1958) Robert Greig was an Australian-American actor who appeared in over 100 films between 1930 and 1949, usually as the dutiful butler.

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James C. Morton is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 58 (1884-1942) James C. Morton was an American character actor. He appeared in 187 films between 1922 and 1943.

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Jack Wrather is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Dec. at 66 (1918-1984) John Devereaux "Jack" Wrather, Jr., was a petroleum millionaire who became a television producer and later diversified by investing in broadcast stations and resort properties. He is ...more

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Thelma Furness, Viscountess Fu... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Died at 66 (1904-1970) Thelma, Viscountess Furness, born Thelma Morgan, was a mistress of King Edward VIII while he was still the Prince of Wales; she preceded Wallis Simpson in his affections. During most of her ...more

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Leon Kobyliński is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Leon Kobyliński

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Alfons Filipiak is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery
Alfons Filipiak Dec. at 68 (1914-1982)