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From: Bill Roddy <>
Subject: [CASANFRA] Re: Electric Funeral Car?
Date: Fri, 29 Oct 1999 11:22:54 -0700
In the era 1920-1930s the Market Street Railway Company had a funeral
car. If I recall the car had space for the casket and the mourners rode
with it. This was the same line that ran from 5th and Mission, but I
don't remember where the casket had to be delivered.
The line ran from San Francisco to Colma and was able to stop at all
> Hi: Just curious.......the obit says "interment Cypress Lawn cemetary by electric funeral car" - what the heck is that?????? Sylvia
The San Francisco we never knew.