A Virtual Cemetery created by Sue Modolo

Showbiz Goes to War

Dedicated to all those entertainers - actors, singers, etc - who participated in the wars, both those who came home and those who did notand also those who entertained the troops.

15 memorials
 Desi Arnaz
No grave photo

Desi Arnaz

2 Mar 1917 – 2 Dec 1986

Actor, Television Program Producer. he is best...

Cremated , Ashes scattered
 Art Carney

Art Carney

4 Nov 1918 – 9 Nov 2003

Actor, Comedian. He is most remembered for his...

Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA

 Kathleen Agnes “Kick” <I>Kennedy</I> Cavendish

Kathleen Agnes “Kick” Kennedy Cavendish

20 Feb 1920 – 13 May 1948

American Socialite, Sister of 35th US President...

Edensor, Derbyshire Dales District, Derbyshire, England

Plot info: The Cavendish Plot at the top of the gravel path leading up to the top of the graveyard

 Clark Gable

Clark Gable

1 Feb 1901 – 16 Nov 1960

Actor. Born under the name William Clark Gable,...

Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Great Mausoleum, Memorial Terrace, Sanctuary of Trust, Mausoleum Crypt 5868

 Bob Hope

Bob Hope

29 May 1903 – 27 Jul 2003

Comedian, Actor, Entertainer. Legendary comic...

Mission Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Bob Hope Memorial Gardens, on the ground of the San Fernando Mission

 Leslie Howard
No grave photo

Leslie Howard

3 Apr 1893 – 1 Jun 1943

Actor. He is most remembered for his role of...

Buried or Lost at Sea
 Carole Lombard

Carole Lombard

6 Oct 1908 – 16 Jan 1942

Actress. Born Jane Alice Peters in Fort Wayne,...

Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Great Mausoleum, Memorial Terrace, Sanctuary of Trust, Mausoleum Crypt 5874

No grave photo

Glenn Miller

1 Mar 1904 – 15 Dec 1944

Musician. He received notoriety as an American...

Buried or Lost at Sea
 Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller

1 Mar 1904 – 15 Dec 1944

Jazz Bandleader, Trombonist. Born Alton Glenn...

Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England

Plot info: No Known Grave; name is listed on the Tablets of the Missing.

 Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller Cenotaph

1 Mar 1904 – 15 Dec 1944

Musician. He received notoriety as an American...

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

Plot info: Memorial Section H, Number 464-A, on Wilson Drive

 Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller Cenotaph

1 Mar 1904 – 15 Dec 1944

Musician. He received notoriety as an American...

New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA

 Elizabeth <I>Knight</I> Peters

Elizabeth Knight Peters

20 Jun 1876 – 16 Jan 1942

Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Great Mausoleum, Sanctuary of Trust, to the immediate right of Carole Lombard

 Red Skelton

Red Skelton

18 Jul 1913 – 17 Sep 1997

Actor, Comedian. As a vaudevillian, member of the...

Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Great Mausoleum, Memorial Terrace, Sanctuary of Benediction, Distinguished Memorial – Private Family Mausoleum Room #40, Crypt A (left/south side wall; 1st room from corridor entrance; top crypt)

 Jimmy Stewart

Jimmy Stewart

20 May 1908 – 2 Jul 1997

Actor. Known for his distinctive drawl voice and...

Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Wee Kirk Churchyard, Space 2, Lot 8, near the statue of a man holding an arrow. To the left of the Wee Kirk of the Heather Church on the hill.

 Lee Van Cleef

Lee Van Cleef

9 Jan 1925 – 16 Dec 1989

Actor. After serving in the United States Navy...

Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA

Plot info: Serenity Section, Map #A17, Lot 156, Single Ground Interment Space 1

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