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Burl Ives Grave (Newton)

Mound Cemetery | Newton, IL 62448
The legendary entertainer, Burl Ives, is buried in Mound Cemetery in Newton, near where he was born. A beautifully carved granite monument is erected to mark his grave. Ives will always be remembered for voicing Sam the Snowman in the "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" animated special.


Map and Directions

Note: Some map locations are approximate. Please call the venue at 618-783-3399 for exact directions.

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