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Cedar Bluff Cemetery

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1200 Rural Street
Rockford, IL 61107 United States

One of Rockford’s oldest cemeteries, formerly known as the East side cemetery.  Established February 18, 1847 with over 12,000 burials.

Located at the West end of Rural Street bordering Longwood & Hwy. 251.

June 2019

Cedar Bluff Cemetery Tour with the Rockford Historical Society

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cedar Bluff Cemetery, 1200 Rural Street
Rockford, IL 61107 United States

Haunted Rockford's own Kathi Kresol will be joining the Rockford Historical Society for this year's Cemetery Walk.  Each year in mid June the Society selects one of Rockford's major cemeteries for the Cemetery Walk.  Volunteers select individuals interred in the cemetery, research the person's past, and interpret their findings for those who attend the "walk".  The interpreters are often dressed in costumes of the period associated with their subjects.  They often bring related items to enhance their presentations given near…

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Cedar Bluff Cemetery by Lantern Tour

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cedar Bluff Cemetery, 1200 Rural Street
Rockford, IL 61107 United States
$20.00

Join Haunted Rockford as we tour Cedar Bluff Cemetery, one of the oldest cemeteries in Rockford.  Local historians, Kathi Kresol and Amanda Becker will share the long forgotten stories of people from Rockford’s past, both famous and infamous. This is a walking tour so please wear comfortable shoes. Water and bug spray will be provided. The price for this event is $20.00 with advanced reservations and $25.00 at the event.  Please register here or by calling Kathi at 815-871-4239. Please note:…

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