Saint Joseph Orphanage Cemetery is located on the west side of Eldon Lyon Park at 39th Street and North Glade Avenue in Bethany Oklahoma. Eldon Lyon Park is located at 6700 NW 36th Street, Bethany, Oklahoma 73008. One can reach the cemetery by traveling north through Eldon Lyon Park or on 39th Street and N. Glade Ave.
The cemetery is about 100 feet by 290 feet with a grove of trees that surrounds the area. There are only 3 visible adult markers the rest of the markers are no longer there. The orphans, including some priests, and nuns were buried at the cemetery. It appears that single bricks marked each child's grave on the north side of the entrance. The adults were buried to the south.
The cemetery is now owned by The Catholic Diocese of Oklahoma and maintained by Resurrection Cemetery which is located on NW Expressway Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
GPS Coordinates: 35.5114, -97.645
- Added: 2 Jan 2000
- Find A Grave Cemetery: #99452
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