Charles Bukowski is buried at Green Hills Memorial Park, at 27501 S Western Ave, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.
Bukowski died on March 9, 1994 from leukemia. His funeral was officiated by Buddhist monks and his headstone reads, “Don’t try.”
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The fan video below will be the closest many get to visiting his grave.
A previous video featuring Bukowski’s final resting place from several years ago is also worth a watch. Footage of a visit to his burial site is set to audio of the man himself reading his poetry.
Charles Bukowski Art Prints