Sixth Edition Volume I
Spring Floral Programplantings will continue through middle of June , 2016, or until the supply of flowers is depleted. If you wish to have a grave planted, please contact the administrative office for pricing and placement.
Artificial decorations of any nature are not permitted between the periods of March 1st and October 31st. Cemetery personnel will remove any non-conforming decorations. A maximum of two 10 inch or smaller pots will be allowed at a given time. Cut flowers in a container may also be placed. In-ground planting by families or visitors is not permitted. For a complete copy of our rules and regulations visit our web site www.woodlawncemetery.com or obtain a copy from the administrative office.
The Woodlawn Cemetery walking tour book is available for the spring, summer and fall season. Stop in the office and pick up a full color twelve page booklet with pull out map. The map and book will direct you to 38 sites, each identified with a historical marker. As this is a self guided tour, you can take as much time as you wish at each site.
New graves are available in the Restland, Maplewood, Hillside and the newest section Richardson's Way. We invite your inquiry as to availability at the administrative office.
Flag policy permits placement of flags on graves for Memorial Day commencing one (1) week in advance of the holiday. The flags will be removed starting August 1, 2016. Flags are not permitted in mausoleums and the columbarium either in bud vases or attached to the fronts.
Look no further than Woodlawn Cemetery for the ultimate in above-ground memorialization. The Versailles Mausoleum offers 1119 crypts in its beautiful location including, singles, doubles and quadruples. If you desire a private setting, the Carthage Buildings offer private family rooms with five and ten crypts. We would be pleased to give you a tour of these facilities.
Patton Memorial Hall is available for after funeral collations of 60 people or less. The cost for a two hour rental is $230.00. Our caterer offers a variety of menus from which to choose. With ample parking and handicap accessibility, you have the perfect solution for your luncheon needs.
Grave and lot ownership does not change upon death of the owner; however upon the death or inability to manage the ownership of the lot/grave responsibility, it is necessary to appoint a lot/grave representative. If the owner is alive he/she may appoint a representative by completing a lot representative form which is available at the office. If the owner is deceased, all living heirs must submit a signed notarized letter or representative order, stating that they have agreed to have their named person represent the lot owner.
The Chapel directly inside the front gates of the cemetery provides the answer to your need for funeral or memorial services. With seating for 125 guests and standing room for 50 more, you will find this magnificent 106 year old chapel with its gorgeous stained glass windows the perfect setting for your ceremony.
Checks returned for non-payment will be assessed a $25.00 charge due to the increased administrative costs associated with this issue.
We have received so many requests for genealogy research that we have had to initiate a minimum charge of $105.00 for any requests beyond a two person request.
Additional information may be obtained by visiting the office or calling us at 617-387-0800. You may also visit our web site at www.woodlawncemetery.com.