Alternative Names: Rose Hill Memorial Park
Current Status: Active
Original Township: Boston Township
Directions: Sections 12, 12A, & 12B within Rose Hill Memorial Park; west of Summit Mall at the junction of Smith Road and West Market Street (Route 18)
Contact: Jewish Community Board of Akron
750 White Pond Drive
Akron, Ohio 44320
Rose Hill Cemetery Office
3535 Medina Road
Akron, Ohio 44333
History: Temple Israel is the oldest Jewish Congregation in Akron, having been established in 1865 under the name Akron Hebrew Association. The earliest burial ground established by this group is found in section 18 of Glendale Cemetery. Later, the Congregation established a burial ground in sections 12, 12A, & 12B of Rose Hill Memorial Park.
The Summit County Chapter, OGS, is always looking for new information on our county's lost or forgotten cemeteries. If you have questions or information on this cemetery please contact the Cemetery Chairperson.