Hills, Iowa: Lost Aviator's Lost Family Cemetery

Small cemetery near the highway, dating from 1856-1912, where Earharts eternally slumber. If you believe the pizza guy across the street, they are relatives of pilot Amelia Earhart.
Observatory Ave SW, Hills, IA
Northeast side of US Hwy 218 Exit 85, next to the entrance ramp and across from Casey's Pizza.
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Earhart Cemetery. Lost Aviator's Lost Family Cemetery

Earhart Cemetery is a century old cemetery along the highway. The guy at the adjacent Casey's Pizza believes they are relatives of Amelia Earhart, whose father is from the Quad Cities Iowa area.

[Joshua Walderbach, 02/14/2011]

There are Earhart relatives sprinkled throughout the region. This is a small family cemetery, less visible in warmer months. Perhaps Amelia dipped a wing as she flew overhead...

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