The historic cemetery walking tour was held last September. Attendees visited nearly 30 different sites learning the history of some of the more notable interments in Woodlawn. Dressed up characters shared the past with visitors as they toured the grounds on a beautiful fall afternoon. Refreshments were offered to guests as they toured the historic chapel. Below are photos of some of the characters that made the tour a success.
Byron and Caroline Delavan portray
past NY Governor Myron Holley Clark and wife Zilpha.
Mike Kennedy portrays prominent physician Dwight Burrell.
Rick Hawks, Jr. portrays
Dr. George Cook.
Tim Chaapel portrays
famous jazz musician Barney Kessel.
Chuck Drake portrays
Postmaster General Gideon Granger.
Dave Hewson portrays Frederick Ferris Thompson and Barb Stahl portrays his wife Mary Clark Thompson.
Gib Buckbee portrays past Civil War General Edward Winslow.
Kevin Henderson portrays prominent funeral director (and the driving force for the creation of Woodlawn) Oscar Crane as Colby Henderson plays the role of Oscar's daughter, Caroline Crane.
HISTORIC WALKING TOUR