A Virtual Cemetery created by SherrieBari

Encore For Eternity

Web Memorial for those who contributed greatly to ukulele playing & teaching in addition to those who performed or composed tunes that became popular to play on the ukulele beginning in the early 20th century.

9 memorials
 Paul Robert Ash

Paul Robert Ash

11 Feb 1891 – 13 Jul 1958

Orchestra Leader, Composer, Vaudeville Personality...

Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York, USA

Plot info: St. James, Grave 665

 Melbourne E. “Mel” Bay

Melbourne E. “Mel” Bay

25 Feb 1913 – 14 May 1997

De Soto, Jefferson County, Missouri, USA

 May Whitney <I>Singhi</I> DeRose

May Whitney Singhi DeRose

24 Feb 1891 – 19 Dec 1970

Valhalla, Westchester County, New York, USA

 Peter Derose

Peter Derose

10 Mar 1896 – 23 Apr 1953

Songwriter. Born in New York City, he began his...

Valhalla, Westchester County, New York, USA

 Walter Donaldson

Walter Donaldson

15 Feb 1893 – 15 Jul 1947

Songwriter/Composer/Lyricist. The son of a piano...

East Flatbush, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA

Plot info: St. Marks Section, Range R, Grave 37 (unmarked)

 Cliff “Ukulele Ike” Edwards

Cliff “Ukulele Ike” Edwards

14 Jun 1895 – 17 Jul 1971

Entertainer. Edwards got the nickname "Ukulele...

North Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Block G, Section 6414

 Arthur Godfrey

Arthur Godfrey

31 Aug 1903 – 16 Mar 1983

Radio, Television Personality. One of the first...

Leesburg, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA

 Gus Kahn

Gus Kahn

6 Nov 1886 – 8 Oct 1941

Lyricist. One of Tin Pan Alley's greatest...

Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Whispering Pines section, Map #03, Lot 757, Single Ground Interment Space 5

 Roy Smeck

Roy Smeck

6 Feb 1900 – 5 Apr 1994

Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA

Plot info: Lot 44606, Section TWIL

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