Established in 1852, Oakwood Cemetery, 763 Portage Road, Niagara Falls, NY, is one of the oldest cemeteries in WNY. Named to the National Register of Historic Places, it is a member of the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area, the Niagara Falls Historic Preservation Commission, and Preservation Buffalo Niagara.
On March 9, 2016, the Oakwood Cemetery Association held its Annual Membership Meeting and Board of Directors Election. It is proud to announce its 2016 Board of Directors:
President: Whitney Mallam
Vice President: Robert “Butch” Kazeangin
Treasurer: Otto Redanz, Jr.
Financial Secretary: Alan Kranitz & Mike Hooper
Corresponding Secretary: Pete Ames
Dorothy Marsh Rolling
President Emeritus: Tom Yots
For more information, please go to www.myoakwoodcemetery.com.
Niagara’s History is at Oakwood.
NIAGARA FALLS, NY (Oakwood Cemetery) - The Special Friends of Oakwood meeting scheduled for Monday, March 14, 2016 has been re-scheduled to Monday, March 21, 2016 at 4:30pm. As always, the meeting will be held in Oakwood House, the former caretakers house just past the office. Please check your calendars. Anyone interested in becoming a Special Friend of Oakwood, please call the office at 716.284.5131 Thanks.
NIAGARA FALLS, NY (Oakwood Cemetery) - November marks two anniversaries in the life of a remarkable woman from Niagara Falls' past. Elizabeth Howe was both born and died in November. In her short stay in Niagara Falls, she touched the lives of thousands. Our "writer emeritus" has once again come through with her style and panache to bring Miss Howe back to life, as well as a relative dear to her heart. Click here to read this installment of "Kratts' Korner".