Leverich Cemetery

Abandoned Jackson Heights cemetery may become park
Abandoned Jackson Heights cemetery may become park
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 4/18/2013 at 11:23AM

They’re looking to turn it from a final resting place to a place where children play. Hidden away from the public, Leverich Cemetery in Jackson Heights was once part of a family-owned farm land passed down through generations. But at one point the farm was bequeathed with the cemetery plot no longer included. The 17th [...]