Submitted by gfrere on Wed, 2014-11-12 11:05
Date Established: 1902.
The cemetery was founded by Andrew Kircher in 1902 and is still owned and operated by his descendants. A monument dedicated to the Iroquois Theater Fire is located in Montrose Cemetery. They also honor the fallen heroes of today by offering a free burial lot to Chicago Police officers and Fire Fighters who perish in the line of duty.
Find a Grave
Hucke, Matt, and Ursula Bielski. Graveyards of Chicago: The People, History, Art, and Lore of Cook County Cemeteries
Chicago, Ill.: Lake Claremont Press, 2013 (2nd ed.)
Call No. Chicago Browsing F547.C7 H84 2013