Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery | Rochester, NY

Notable People Buried at Holy Sepulchre

Bishop Bernard McQuaid,
First Bishop of Rochester (1868-1909) & Founder of Holy Sepulchre

Bishop Thomas F. Hickey,
Bishop of Rochester (1909-1928)

Bishop John F. O'Hern,
Bishop of Rochester (1929-1933)

Bishop James E. Kearney,
Bishop of Rochester (1937-1966)

Auxiliary Bishop John McCafferty

Auxiliary Bishop Dennis Hickey

Patrick Barry, Horticulturist

Colonel Patrick O'Rorke,
Led the charge at Little Round Top, Gettysburg

Sister Hieronymo O’Brien,
Established St. Mary’s Hospital in 1857

Al Sigl,
Broadcaster and humanitarian

James Cunningham,
Founder of Cunningham Motor Cars Company in Rochester

Catherine de Valera Wheelwright,
Mother of Eamon de Valera, President of Ireland

Lawrence Ennis, O.B.E.,
International bridge builder

Ralph Quattrociocchi,
New York State Senator

Roger Robach,
New York State Senator

Mary Louise Brooks,
Silent film star

Peter “Rattlesnake Pete” Gruber,
Eccentric curator of Rochester’s Hall of Wonders

Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery | Rochester, NY