Glenwood Group Will Observe ’63 Centennial, Lockport

The following article was found in the Lockport Union-Sun & Journal on 19 February 1962.1

Glenwood Group Will Observe ’63 Centennial

Glenwood Cemetery Assn. will observe the 100th anniversary of its incorporation next year, and a committee has been formed to plan the occasion, President Carol H. Buri said today.
The cemetery was incorporated in 1863, though headstones show burials on the site as early as 1820. Elmer S. McCloy heads the committee, with Dr. Robert L. Downes, Daniel F. Witte and Herbert S. Knight as members.
Mr. Buri was chosen for an eighth term as president at the annual meeting last week. Other officers elected are: Vice president, Mr. Knight; treasurer, Raymond M. Noble; and secretary and assistand treasurer, Walter J. Schweichler.
Re – elected trustees for three-year terms are: Lawrence V. V. Moss, Mr. Buri, Raymond L. Cothran and Robert C. Bishop. Holdover trustees are Mr McCloy, Wolcott Keep, Mr. Witte, Dr. Downes, J. Milton Woodward, Mr. Knight, Mr. Noble and C. Rhodes Palmer.”

  1. “Glenwood Group Will Observe ’63 Centennial,” Lockport (NY) Union-Sun & Journal, 19 February 1962, p. 4, col. 6; digital images, Old Fulton New York Post Cards ( : accessed 7 February 2023), Historical Newspapers United States and Canada: Lockport NY Union Sun Journal 1962 – 0563.pdf.

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