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Grandview Cemetery

801 Millcreek Rd, Johnstown, PA 15905-2395
+1 814-535-2652
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Bad experience with ordering a headstone. They took my $ but still NO headstone.

The Salesperson was very helpful in finalizing the actual order itself, however; I was told 6-8... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
TypeA_WashDC
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Massive

This is a huge place with a large iron gate at the entrance surrounded by a fieldstone wall they... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
joan_m_weaver
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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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801 Millcreek Rd, Johnstown, PA 15905-2395
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

The Salesperson was very helpful in finalizing the actual order itself, however; I was told 6-8 weeks for delivery. We are now in week 14 and I still do NOT have a headstone for my family member. This has been a terrible customer experience with...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a huge place with a large iron gate at the entrance surrounded by a fieldstone wall they also have a indoor mausoleum. There are individual plots with small markers or stones,large monuments for families and tragic events like the Johnstown Flood. It holds...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

By visiting the cemetary and the flood memorial here, it truly humbles you to how many lives were affected by the flood. It is a peaceful but yet somber place to experiance a piece of history.

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Indeed, the online site works well to find who is there, bot perfect for locating. The grounds are well kept. A nice peaceful place perfect for a sunny late morning walk.

Thank matthewra
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

This is or was the largest privately owned cemetery between Pittsburgh and Harrisburg. It dates back to the 1800'S. There are over 2,200 victims interred there from the 'Great Johnstown Flood of 1889. It continues to expand and is well worth the trip if you...More

Thank Martin C
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Still not easy to find grave sites and needs work. There are no raised markers to find specific sites.

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

This is a final resting place not only for locals but for people that were lost in the great flood. There is also lots of things to discover for you history buffs. I personally have family buried there that served in the civil war. A...More

Thank Sandra W
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

I always make time to visit the cemetery when in town. I have several family members buried here. Yes it is personal and massive with beautiful views. Whomever said they didn't see any views apparently was not looking. You could spend hours reading the headstones...More

Thank Just4FunToday
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

This is a very large, well groomed, cemetery set in a beautiful range of mountains. The views are spectacular. The graves are interesting, spanning hundreds of years. You can really see how the cultural influences have changed over time. I enjoyed my visit. It's free...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

We had driven our car up to the top for the incline and stumbled across this very well kept cemetery. My husband kids are not big on cemetery stops but we're also impressed with the grandur of the headstones and the cemetery.

Thank Shannon J
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