On the north side of Taraval at about 30th. Ave. there is a bar that was owned by Pierre Salinger's brother George. In the sixties it ws known as The Lost Weekend after the Ray Milland movie.
It's also small wonder that the only bar in the immediate area of the cemetaries is right across from the Catholic one.
Dad told me that when he was a kid during the WW I era, the carter driving the hearse would advise watering the horses before returning to S.F. "And while we're here...."