The Kensico Cemetery was organized in 1889 under the “Act authorizing the incorporation of Rural Cemetery Association” passed April 27th 1847 and the several amendments thereto. The first interment was made September 1, 1889. This Cemetery is in the Hamlet of Valhalla in the township of Mount Pleasant, Westchester County, New York. It has frontage of about one mile on the Rail Road track with a gradual ascent to the highest point of land between Tarrytown and Long Island Sound.
SAVE THE DATE: Kensico is hosting a 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, October 29 at the cemetery to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association of Hudson Valley. The Run/Walk starts at 9AM and has a 3.1 mile route around Mineola Lake, up and down avenues of sycamores, oaks, and maples, View Full Article