PARK TOWNSHIP CEMETERIES
OTTAWA COUNTY, MICHIGANThere are three cemeteries in Park Township.
1) LAKEWOOD CEMETERY - The plat of "Lakewood Boulevard Cemetery" is described as being that part of the SE 1/4, NE 1/4, Section 21, Town 5N, Range 16 West. Commencing 526.7 feet west, and 33 feet north, of the E 1/4 corner of said section running thence west 275.6 feet, thence north 159.7 feet, thence east 275.6 feet, thence south 159.7 feet to place of beginning.
2) LAKESHORE CEMETERY – Located in the SW ¼ of Section 29. The southwest side of 168th Avenue and north of Riley Street
3) VENTURA CEMETERY (a.k.a. Vanden Berg Cemetery)- Part of NW fraction 1/4 of NW fraction 1/4, Section 3, Town 5N, Range 16 West, described as follows: From the northwest corner of said Section east 3 degrees, 21 rods, 3 links, thence south 1 degree east, 11 rods, 9 links, thence south 87 degrees west, 21 rods, 3 links, thence north 1 degree west, 11 rods, 9 links to place of beginning.
ABBREVIATIONS: LU=Location Unknown, TS=Tombstone, TDR=Township Death Register
OTDR=Ottawa County Death Record, HB=Husband, WF=Wife, CH=Children, DAU=Daughter, PRS=Parents
Path on outside is 8 feet wide.
Blocks are 20 ft. by 18 ft.
Each grave 6 ft. by 9 ft.
Path inside between blocks is 6 ft. wide.
Small alleys between blocks 2 ft.
General burial place 20 ft. by 79 1/2 ft. by 9 ft. long.
Evelyn M. Sawyer, 1995
Transcriber: Evelyn Sawyer
Created: 12 February 2004
Contact County Coordinator: Evelyn_Sawyer@msn.com