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Burials Glen Park Cemetery

Burials in the Glen Park Cemetery

This link takes you to details on the burials listed below: Find A Grave

Alenius: Alma; Carl
Alton: Baby; Leona
Beck: Andrew; Betty Olive
Carlson: Christina; Eric August; Franz
Dahl: Albert; Anna; Arthur; Ferdinand; Harold (Bert); John Olaf; Judith; Julius; Tillie
Dalbeck: John
Elgert: Ewalt
Forsberg: Ben; Bertle; Clara; Clifford; Ethel; Viola
Helgren: Baby; Edith; Fritz; Wallace R;
Hoyem: Alf; Helga; Ivar; Ivar Sr; Rebekka
Johnson: Alberta Allan; Dora; Hubert; Laura
Jonson: Abner; Adelia; Annie; Carl A;. Clara; Gus S; Lenus; Leo Robert; Maria; Oscar; Rose; Rudolph; Russel
Lamont (Lindgren): Edna
Larson: Bernice; John; Harvey; Nannie; Ole
Leighton: James
Lindgren: Carl; Clara; Edna; Gilbert; Herbert; June; Von
Lochman: Gus
Maryka: Leon
Melin: Ralph
Modin: George
Myren: Miranda
Nystrom: Carl; Carl Jr; Maye C; Paul, Syster
Oberg (Nystrom): Selma
Oslund: Edith; Humpus; Manfred
Osterberg: Eric; Katrina
Ostopchuk: John
O’Sullivan: Susan
Perzel: George
Ripper: Arther; Tom
Rye: Emily
Samuelson: Seth
Schnettler: Irene
Shymansky: Steve
Sims: Misper
Tuckwood: Jean
Umberger: Harlo
Westermark: Livia; Nora; Maurits
Wickstrom: Alf, Anna; Edsel; Gust; Hulda; Ingvar; Oscar; Roy (Zapper); Sam, Sigismund
Wurban: Betty Marie; Wurban

In Memory of those who are buried in the Glen Park Area in unmarked graves:

Dahl: Harold & Wilma; Sandra Elaine
Gocal: Baby Boy
Johnson: Baby girls – triplets
Jonson: Christina Bjur; Gustaf and Maria’s Baby Boy
Lindgren: Albin; Faith
Matson: Name Unknown
Monaghan: Terrence
Nystrom: Alex; Edna and Alexa
Olson: John
Umberger: Blanche; Harry
Unknown: Two graves

 

Glen Park Cemetery History

History

Glen Park Cemetery is situated on a piece of land that was owned by  Rudolf Jonson. He donated the land to the community in 1933 for a cemetery.  His wife, Annie, was the first burial in the cemetery.

Annie Jonson: Birth: 1884; Death: 1933
Rudolph Jonson: Birth: 1869; Death:1954

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Glen Park Cemetery

Location

The Glen Park Cemetery (also called the Buford Cemetery) is in Leduc County, in the Province of Alberta, in Canada. It is owned by Leduc County. (Alberta Land Titles Cemetery ID: FCA649)

The Cemetery is located on Range Road 280, 1/2 mile north of Township Road 484.
(NW: Section: 30, Township: 48, Range: 27, Meridian: W4)

The nearest Town is Thorsby, which is about 7.5 miles away. The driving distance to Calmar is about 12.5 miles.

Glen Park Cemetery Maintenance Society

The Glen Park Cemetery is maintained by a volunteer organization – the Glen Park Cemetery Maintenance Society.

The Society depends on the financial generosity of the families whose loved ones have been interred here since the Cemetery was opened in 1933.

Donations can be mailed to:

Glen Park Cemetery Maintenance Society
PO Box 664
Thorsby, Alberta
T0C 2P0

Board of Directors 2016:
President: Norman Elgert
Vice President: Lee Westermark
Secretary Treasurer: Vera Fedor
Director: Ron Jonson
Director: Don Johnson
Director: Reg Lindgren

Links to Information about this Cemetery

Glen Park Maintenance Society Cemetery By-Laws

Glen Park Cemetery History

Glen Park Cemetery Burials

Glen Park Cemetery News 2017

Glen Park Cemetery on Facebook

Our Facebook Page is: Glen Park Cemetery on Facebook

 

 

 

Glen Park Cemetery 2017

Glen Park Cemetery Clean-up, Pot Luck Lunch and Annual General Meeting

Glen park Cemetery Maint 2016-2The next Cemetery Clean-up will be Saturday May 27, 2017 at 10:30 AM at the Cemetery.

Afterwards,  the Annual General Meeting and Pot Luck Lunch will be held at the  Glen Park Hall. It will start at noon. Please bring a contribution to the lunch!