Lakeview Cemetery - Veterans Section - Osoyoos, British Columbia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 49° 03.831 W 119° 31.102
11U E 316044 N 5437608
Quick Description: The Lakeview Cemetery: Traveling north from Osoyoos on Hwy. 97 turn right on 176th Avenue to cemetery. The turnoff is just past the Peach Hill Farm Market.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 10/31/2014 8:32:22 AM
Waymark Code: WMMRXJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
Lakeview Cemetery

Lakeview Cemetery is a large cemetery with approximately 1,500 internments. It is well maintained by the city of Osoyoos. Within the cemetery is a designated area for Veterans. This is a rather small Veterans area with about 50 internments. There was a recent burial the day we were there.

Located at the front of the area is a flag with a plaque that was placed by:

Royal Canadian Legion
Branch 173 - Osoyoos
THEY SERVED
IN WAR AND PEACE

We honor all those Veterans that are at rest here.

It is also known as the Osoyoos Cemetery and was established around the 1950s. Also other designated areas are: Catholic, cremains and a large lawn area with all the headstones flush to the ground.


Date cemetery was established: 1950s

Visiting hours:
Dawn to Dusk 7 days a week


Website pertaining to the cemetery: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
Please submit a photo(s) taken by you of your visit to the location (non-copyrighted photos only). GPS photos are also accepted with the location in the background, and old vacation photos are accepted. If you are not able to provide a photo, then please describe your visit or give a story about the visit.

We would also like to hear about any of your deceased family members who may be laid to rest in the cemetery.
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