[1] Other notable burials include Henry Weinhard's family, Lyle Alzado, a football player as well as an actor, and Carl Mays a baseball player, remembered for killing an opposing player with a pitch in a Major League game,[2][3] and famous western lawman Virgil Earp. History. [8] Initially, this excess land was held for future expansion of the cemetery, but demographic trends away from burial (in favor of cremation) have reduced the need for future expansion. [6], Overlooking the Willamette River, the cemetery has a variety of mausoleums including the Hilltop Garden Mausoleum and Main Mausoleum. var popup = $('#' + id); Upgrade now. Find out more about what makes us different. Indoor Mausoleum: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., weekdays 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Saturdays Noon - 5:00 p.m., Sundays & holidays Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., weekdays 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Saturdays Office closed Sundays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & New Year’s Day. Our goal is to lessen the burden on your family so that you can focus on celebrating your loved one's life and beginning your grief journey. 300 South Taylors Ferry Road, Portland, OR 97219(Physical Address), 8421 South Macadam Avenue, Portland, OR 97219(Mailing Address), © River View Cemetery Crafted with care by Frazer Consultants & TA, $(function () { Description. "Portlanders shall rest in green peace: River View Cemetery opens its grounds to the natural option". if (popup.hasClass("base64")) At least you'd better hope they don't. }) [6] There are also private mausoleums and crypts. We are a nonprofit organization that offers a special location created for: Members of Shir Tikvah, P’nai Or of Portland, and Kol Shalom Community of Humanistic Judaism. It is the final resting place of many prominent and notable citizens of Oregon, including many governors and U.S. [6] River View is an endowment care cemetery as defined by the state of Oregon. 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Lisa Sayre-Aquilla began her service at River View Cemetery in 2007 as a part-time employee and began her current full-time position with River View Cemetery Funeral Home in 2009. }); Multnomah County, Oregon: River View Cemetery. Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed ), memorial page for Virgil Walter Earp (18 Jul 1843–19 Oct 1905), Find a Grave Memorial no. Other notable burials include Henry Weinhard's family, Lyle Alzado, a football player as well as an actor, and Carl Mays a baseball player, remembered for killing an opposing player with a pitch in a Major League game, and famous western lawman Virgil Earp. River View Cemetery, located in the southwest section of Portland, Oregon in the United States, is a non-profit cemetery founded in 1882. Records:. At River View Cemetery, we pride ourselves on serving families in Portland and the surrounding areas with dignity, respect, and compassion. Buried In Claims: Cemeteries Join the M37 Rush. 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