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AP EXCLUSIVE: Judy Garland's remains moved from NY to LA

Associated Press logo Associated Press 1/31/2017 By LYNN ELBER, AP Entertainment Writer
Flowers rest at the Judy Garland Pavilion, a semi-private mausoleum, at Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in Los Angeles. Representatives for the cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to the mausoleum. A private unveiling ceremony of Garland's crypt will be held at a later date. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) © The Associated Press Flowers rest at the Judy Garland Pavilion, a semi-private mausoleum, at Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in Los Angeles. Representatives for the cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to the mausoleum. A private unveiling ceremony of Garland's crypt will be held at a later date. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Representatives for a cemetery and the family of Judy Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to a Los Angeles mausoleum.

FILE - This July 31, 1967 file photo shows actress-singer Judy Garland backstage at the Palace Theater in New York. Representatives for a cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to a Los Angeles mausoleum. Garland’s three children, including actress Liza Minnelli, live in Southern California and wanted to have Garland resting near them, Noelle Berman, a Hollywood Forever spokeswoman, told The Associated Press. (AP Photo, File) © The Associated Press FILE - This July 31, 1967 file photo shows actress-singer Judy Garland backstage at the Palace Theater in New York. Representatives for a cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to a Los Angeles mausoleum. Garland’s three children, including actress Liza Minnelli, live in Southern California and wanted to have Garland resting near them, Noelle Berman, a Hollywood Forever spokeswoman, told The Associated Press. (AP Photo, File)

The transfer from a crypt in New York's Ferncliff Cemetery to Hollywood Forever Cemetery took place last Friday, Noelle Berman, a Hollywood Forever spokeswoman, told The Associated Press.

FILE - This March 2, 2014 file photo shows the children of Judy Garland, from left, Lorna Luft, Joseph Luft and Liza Minnelli at the Oscars in Los Angeles. Representatives for a cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to a Los Angeles mausoleum. Garland’s three children, including actress Liza Minnelli, live in Southern California and wanted to have Garland resting near them, Noelle Berman, a Hollywood Forever spokeswoman, told The Associated Press. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) © The Associated Press FILE - This March 2, 2014 file photo shows the children of Judy Garland, from left, Lorna Luft, Joseph Luft and Liza Minnelli at the Oscars in Los Angeles. Representatives for a cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to a Los Angeles mausoleum. Garland’s three children, including actress Liza Minnelli, live in Southern California and wanted to have Garland resting near them, Noelle Berman, a Hollywood Forever spokeswoman, told The Associated Press. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

Garland's three children, including actress Liza Minnelli, live in Southern California and wanted to have Garland resting near them, Berman said.

Flowers rest at the Judy Garland Pavilion, a semi-private mausoleum, at Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in Los Angeles. Representatives for the cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to the mausoleum. A private unveiling ceremony of Garland's crypt will be held at a later date. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) © The Associated Press Flowers rest at the Judy Garland Pavilion, a semi-private mausoleum, at Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in Los Angeles. Representatives for the cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to the mausoleum. A private unveiling ceremony of Garland's crypt will be held at a later date. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

The mausoleum is big enough to eventually include all her family, Berman said. Besides Minnelli, that includes her siblings Lorna and Joey Luft.

Flowers rest at the Judy Garland Pavilion, a semi-private mausoleum, at Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in Los Angeles. Representatives for the cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to the mausoleum. A private unveiling ceremony of Garland's crypt will be held at a later date. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) © The Associated Press Flowers rest at the Judy Garland Pavilion, a semi-private mausoleum, at Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in Los Angeles. Representatives for the cemetery and the family of Garland say her remains have been moved from New York to the mausoleum. A private unveiling ceremony of Garland's crypt will be held at a later date. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

A private unveiling of Garland's crypt will be followed by a public celebration, the cemetery said.

Garland, the star of "The Wizard of Oz" and other classic films, died in 1969 at age 47.

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