York Township Cemetery

CEMETERY POLICY
New Burials: Three sprays or arrangements allowed. They will be removed after three days by cemetery personnel. Decorative borders such as mulch , stone, or fencing around lots are not permitted.

Memorial Decorations: May be placed one week prior and will be removed one week after the holiday. (Unless on shepherds hook or top mount saddle)

Decorations: Decorations, live or artificial, on ground are prohibited from May 1st through November 1st. Live or artificial flowers are permitted year round when they are mounted on a shepherds hook or a top mount saddle. Ground decorations are permitted from November 1st to the first week of March.

Spring Cemetery Cleanup: Graves are to be cleaned off the second week of March or decorations will be discarded by cemetery personnel. Memorial plantings such as trees and bushes will be allowed with the guidance and approval of Township Trustees or cemetery sexton. Certain areas will be designated.

Cemetery closes at dusk

Contact

CONTACT

Theresa, Cemetery Sexton
Email:  tm4petrey@yorktwp.org

 

RESOURCES

Find a Grave, Millions of Cemetery Records:  www.findagrave.com/cemetery

CEMETERY FEES

HEADSTONES, MONUMENTS & FOOTERS

• Prior to finalizing purchase, all sizes, designs, styles & placement of cemetery headstone, monuments & footers should be submitted in writing to the York Township Cemetery Sexton for approval.

If you have a loved one who served in the military and is buried in the York Township Cemetery, please complete the form below so we can ensure all Veterans are recognized for their service.

York Township Veteran's Roster

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If the exact date of death is unknown please enter the year of death.
Please provide as much detail as you are able to as to where the veteran's burial location is.