Darren McGavin

Birth Name:
William Lyle Richardson
Birth Date:
May 7, 1922
Birth Place:
Spokane, Washington
Death Date:
February 25, 2006
Place of Death:
Olympia Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death:
Cardiovascular disease and multiple organ failure
Cemetery Name:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Claim to Fame:
Show Business
Seasoned actor of stage, screen and television, Darren McGavin has notched in excess of 200 performances and is most fondly remembered as Ralphie's father in A Christmas Story.

Cemetery Information:

Final Resting Place:

Hollywood Forever Cemetery

6000 Santa Monica Blvd.

Los Angeles, California, 90038


North America


Map of Hollywood Forever Cemetery at Hollywood California

Grave Location:

Section 7, Lot 203, Grave 14

Grave Location Description

As you enter the cemetery turn left and drive to the first intersection – turn right and park. On your left you will see the black upright monument to Dee Dee Ramone and across the street  and 30 feet off the road you will find the final resting place of Darren McGavin.

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