Hosted by Kelly Grimaldi & Jane Reel


May 19, 2017

Start time:

12:00 p.m. (Eastern)

End time:

1:30 p.m. (Eastern)


48 Cemetery Avenue


New York


United States

Suggested donation:

$3 suggested donation to cover the cost of baked goods, coffee, tea

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About this Death Cafe

Our Death Cafe will be held in The Living Room Art Gallery located in Historic St. Agnes Cemetery.  This Victorian era cemetery is the final resting place for citizens of this community since 1867.  The space is peaceful and beautiful and we feel it is the perfect venue to openly discuss a topic many people are uncomfortable doing.  Participants are encouraged to bring a bag lunch.  We will provide delicious cake and beverages.  The event is free and open to the public.  A small donation of $3 is appreciated to offset the cost of baked goods, coffee/tea.

About Kelly Grimaldi & Jane Reel

Kelly Grimaldi holds a masters degree in history with a concentration in funerary art, architecture and burial practices in western civilization.  She is a full time historian with Albany Diocesan Cemeteries.  

Jane Reel is a family service representative with Albany Diocesan Cemeteries.  She has a strong background in the field of human resources though she is currently working to help families make burial arrangements either at need or pre-planning.  

Both Kelly and Jane have a keen interest in all aspects of death and dying as it is related to the emotional journey of the living.  

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