September 18, 2009
Cemetery schedules beer barons tour
The largest private mausoleum in Wisconsin will open to the public this weekend as part of a beer barons tour, a Milwaukee cemetery has announced.
President Thomas Kursel of Forest Home Cemetery says visitors can tour the Blatz family mausoleum beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
Permanent residents include the remains of Valentin Blatz and his wife.
Other beer barons on the cemetery tour include Schlitz, Krug, Best, Pabst and Falk.