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Previously Known as The Catholic Cemetery
The index contains a list of 210 people buried in the cemetery, including at least
· The head of the Los Angeles local of the air traffic controllers union when President Ronald Reagan fired the striking controllers in 1981
· An “errand girl” for Elbert Hubbard who gave an interview about her experiences before she died
· A driver of a gasoline truck who died in a fiery crash
· A kindergarten student who was struck by a school bus in front of his school
· A priest
The Immaculate Conception Cemetery in East Aurora, NY, is the final resting place for over 200 people, whose surnames include Arndt, Baetzhold, Banzer, Baumer, Becker, Beckmann, Brady, Brauner, Brennan, Brucato, Brunemier, Carini, Cassidy, Cipro, Clark, Clarry, Cleary, Conron, Coyle, Cunningham, Damon, Deheck, Denzel, Digangi, Eaden, Edelhofer, Eggert, Ernst, Ess, Farley, Ferdinand, Fisk, Fox, Fuest, Fugle, Gentile, Gilbert, Glase, Glass, Haaf, Hackett, Hallaron, Hammon, Hayes, Heins, Hennessey, Hessman, Horton, Hubbs, Hughes, Jaworski, Jerge, Johnson, Juenker, Keem, Kingston, Krouse, Kyser, Lawrence, Lennon, Link, Little, Logel, Macaluso, Marshall, McCormick, McKowne, Meyer, Miller, Mutter, Neville, Osborn, Peacock, Persons, Phillips, Pike, Pochel, Putney, Rafferty, Ragan, Richiusa, Robarge, Russell, Samuels, Schaller, Schnitzer, Schwartz, Seibert, Shaller, Sheehan, Shields, Smith, Snyder, Souvenier, Speth, Steckmeyer, Steinwachs, Strauss, Sugrue, Szymanski, Tackbary, Taylor, Teufel, Tully, Walsh, Wedgewood, Weinheimmer, Wiessman, Williams, Wittkas, Wolfe, Young, Youngers, and Zagrobelny.
The information for this website was extracted from multiple sites, including:
· On-site inspection of gravestones
· The website www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2170150/memorial-search, which has a comprehensive view of who is buried at this cemetery. Caution: it also incorrectly includes several people whose funeral was held at Immaculate Conception Church but are not buried at the cemetery.
· Another (but less complete) view is available at wnyroots.tripod.com/index-aurora-catholic-cem.html. Or click here for a pdf version of that webpage
· Photos or comments related to some of the people buried in the cemetery can be found in the 111-page Immaculate Conception Parish History from 1975.
· US Census data
· NYS Census data
· Buffalo News and www.buffalonews.com
· The archives of the Aurora Town Historian’s office
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