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(From Philippine Daily Inquirer)
Byline: Behn Cervantes
HAVING been considerably impressed by the love demonstrated by Rudoph Valentino fans 76 years after his tragic death, Mac del Fierro, my obliging host and tour guide in California, recommended that we next find Marilyn Monroe's final resting place in the ritzy Wilshire section of Los Angeles.
Marilyn would be a fine one to cap the cemetery celebrity tour we had that day, I agreed. Wasn't the '50s Blond Bombshell one of the greatest of Hollywood's female sex symbols, at par with the likes of Jean Harlow, the original platinum femme fatale?
Mac made the appropriate telephone calls and got the directions to the Westwood Mortuary and Memorial Park just off Wilshire blvd. …