City Cemetery
AKA Lakeview Cemetery
Located in the 2100 block of Lakeview Avenue, in St. Joseph, on the west side of the street
St. Joseph Township.

Brief history: Commenced in the late 1820's but officially purchased by the township in about 1842. This cemetery is older than Resurrection Catholic Cemetery along the lake front or Riverview Cemetery on the other side of town. This cemetery no longer offers burial plots for sale. But it does have a columbarian with cremain niches for sale.
See their link at: http://www.sjcity.com/inside.php?a=PG:47

The following partial burial listings contain many of the families that live or once lived in Berrien County or had family connections. For a full listing of this cemetery, the Berrien County Genealogical Society offers a book that may be purchased of readings and studies done by the group. (See below link)

Burial Listings - Listed by surname
Work in Progress

A to C D to G H to L M to O P to R S to T U to Z

Photos from Teresa O'Riley
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Inscription Cemetery sign
Cemetery Sign
Building overview Inscription
         
Catherine Botham
Catherine Botham
General Calvin Brittain
General Calvin Brittain
Deacon Daniel Cook
Deacon Daniel Cook
Margaret Edwards
Margaret Edwards
Mary Edwards
Mary Edwards
Mary Finegan
Mary Finegan
Nelson Harris
Nelson Harris
E. Kingsley
E. Kingsley
Horace Langley
Captain Horace Kelly Langley
Sally Langley
Sally Langley
Charles Morse
Charles Morse
~ Ada and Edwin Platt
Ada & Edwin Platt
~ Oliver Stevens
Oliver Stevens
Other possible research sources and publications see our main cemetery list.

If you would like to submit additional information to the City Cemetery,
please email me at berrienmigenweb@yahoo.com with the information. Type in the subject line,
City Cemetery and in the body add the information you are submitting.

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