Forest Lawn Cemetery

Forest Lawn Cemtery
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May 25, 2020 - 8:04 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Memorial Day is traditionally a day when thousands would flock to parades and ceremonies to honor those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. This year is different as we emerge from a coronavirus state of quarantine and are restricted in numbers that can...
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Garden of Good Shepherd at St. Matthews Cemetery in West Seneca. June 13, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 13, 2019 - 2:15 pm
WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WBEN) - Forest Lawn denied assertions that they knew for years about problems with the land at the Garden of Good Shepherd at St. Matthews Cemetery in West Seneca. The cemetery group said they first heard about the problems of shifting land at the northeast end of the cemetery,...
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October 23, 2017 - 1:42 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police expect between five and ten thousand law enforcement officers, possibly more, to attend the funeral of fallen Buffalo Police Officer Craig Lehner Wednesday at Key Bank Center. In addition to that, family, friends and the public will fill the arena for the...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
July 19, 2017 - 12:23 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Forest Lawn Cemetery announced the launch of its mobile tour app on Wednesday morning. The free app, available to download on any smartphone or tablet, will allow users around the country to "visit" the cemetery for a self-guided, virtual reality-style tour at any time. It...
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