NAPA: Napa County Print
Other towns and villages that use/d this cemetery: Aetna Springs, American Canyon, Angwin, Calistoga, Lake Berressa, Oakville, Rutherford, St. Helena, Vallejo and Yountville.
  • Tulocay Cemetery: 411 Coombsville Road, Napa, CA 94559. (707-252-4727; Fax number: 707-252-8375) Contact about grave locations: Peter Manasse. Local Funeral homes: 1) Richard Pierce Funeral Service, 1660 Silverado Tr., Napa, 94558 (707-226-7444); 2) Claffey & Rota Funeral Home, 1975 Main St., Napa, 94559 (707-224-5210, Fax 707-224-8430); 3) Treadway & Wigger Funeral Chapel, 623 Coombs St., Napa, 94559 (707-226-1828, 1-800-530-1828); and 4) Morrison Funeral Chapel, 990 Vintage Rd., St. Helena, 94574 707-963-3536. Town population: 60,000 with Jewish population: 2-3,000. Cemetery burials are indexed and computerized. Some of their burial information after 1873 includes next-of-kin info. Congregation Beth Shalom at 1455 Elm St., Napa, 94559 (707-253-7305) used this cemetery. Cemetery Hours: 8-12 and 1-5. The cemetery was established in 1859 and is active, mostly for the Reform community. On urban flat land and part of a municipal cemetery, the sign reads "Tulocay Cemetery". Surrounded by a continuous fence with a gate that locks, the 56-acre cemetery dates from 1859 and has more than 5,000 gravestones made of marble, granite, limestone, sandstone and slate in many sizes as of 1998. Some have portraits on stones and metal fences around graves. Inscriptions on tombstones are in English. The cemetery is visited frequently. Maintenance includes clearing of vegetation, fixing of wall and gate done by the cemetery owners. Paid perpetual care is the care.Amausoleum building and an office exist. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , 1048 Oakmont Ct., Napa, CA 94559 707-226-7797 completed the survey on March 10, 1998. Peter Manasse of the cemetery (see above) helped with the survey.
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