*Prices subject to change without notice.
Interment charges include opening the grave, handling casket or other container, use of the lowering device (casket burials), greens, turf placement or replacement, reseeding or replacement of any groundcover, removal of grave flowers, and permanent recording of documents.
All interments must be completed by 3:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday and by 11:00 a.m. on Saturday. An additional overtime fee of $350.00 will be assessed to any service which extends past 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday or any service that extends past 12:00 p. m. on Saturdays. No cremation services past 11:30 p.m. on Saturdays.
All burials must meet these requirements. All burials must be paid no later than the day of the burial.
All burials in Elm Grove Cemetery (excluding cremation) must have a concrete casket container to preserve the integrity of the cemetery lots and to prevent grave collapse. Elm Grove can provide basic casket containers to Elm Grove Cemetery Association lot owners.
All casket containers (i.e. vaults, crypts, grave liners) provided by a funeral home will require an additional $300.00 fee. Elm Grove Cemetery reserves the exclusive right to place vaults and covers from any vault company at any time Elm Grove Cemetery management deems it necessary.
All services are under direct control of the Superintendent or Superintendents assistant upon entering the main entrance. This includes funeral directors, clergy, members of the funeral party, vault companies, or any other persons or personnel.
Saturday funeral services and cremation services MUST be pre-arranged with the cemetery office by 4:00p.m. on the previous Thursday. Monday funeral and cremation services must be scheduled by 12:00 p.m. on the previous Friday. Grave openings for funeral and cremation services scheduled after 12:00p.m. on the previous Friday will NOT be guaranteed. This also applies to holiday services.
THERE WILL BE NO INTERMENTS OR GRAVE OPENINGS ON SUNDAYS, THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS DAY, NEW YEARS DAY, MEMORIAL DAY, INDEPENDENCE DAY, OR LABOR DAY. HOLIDAY SURCHARGE APPLIES TO MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY, PRESIDENTS DAY, VERTERANS DAY, and COLUMBUS DAY.
Grave Location Research - No charge, however requires 48 hour appointment. Elm Grove Cemetery will not provide location or biographical information over the phone or internet.
Services provided at the discretion of Elm Grove Cemetery Association
Clergy, Flowers, Flags, Flag holders, Funeral Directors, Flower Pots, Monuments, Grief Counseling, Crematory Services, Cremation Storage, Financing, and Military services.
Prices do not include Interment, Chapel, or Memorial Fees
Lot prices include a perpetual care fee to ensure that Elm Grove Cemetery continues to be very well-maintained and financially sound.
Elm Grove Cemetery has a very limited selection of premium lots located near the scenic Mystic River. The pricing for select locations starts at $20,000.00 for a four grave lot which allows for a large monument memorial. Lots are situated on River Avenue and Rose of Sharon Avenue. Please inquire with the Superintendent for availability and details.
Located near Elm Groves historic center on Jasmine and Evergreen Path is our newest cremation area with wonderfully picturesque views overlooking the beautiful Mystic River. Graves are available for 1 and 2 cremated remains. Inscription rights on an elegant yet simple shared memorial obelisk.
There are 96 niches, which can hold up to 192 Cremation urns, (2 urns per niche). The niche fronts are polished memorial granite made to last an eternity.