Fall Edition 2016
The 16th Annual Christmas Ecumenical Memorial Service will be held In the chapel on Thursday, December 1, 2016 PM. We invite you to join us in this memorial service as we honor the memory of all who are interred in Woodlawn or any other cemetery. Following the service and tree lighting, a collation will be held in Patton Hal. Co-Celebrants for the service will be Reverend Thomas Coots and Father Vincent Gianni. At 6:30 a music program will commence . The gates will open at 6:00 PM; seating is limited and may not be held for late arrivals. This program is not recommended for children under 12 years old.
Artificial decorations / flowers of any nature are permitted between the periods of November 1st and March 1st. Cemetery personnel will remove any non-conforming decorations, as well as potted plants that have passed their life cycle. For a complete copy of cemetery rules and regulations visit our web site www.woodlawncemetery.com or obtain a copy from the administrative office.
Floral beds will be removed from graves on or about October 10, 2016 or sooner if we experience a frost. Prices for 2017 will be available on February 1st. Geraniums and border plants are no longer offered.
Single graves for two and three burials are available in Richardson’s Way,these graves include the lawn crypt, to receive the casket and the foundations for the monument. The monuments must be two foot wide, three foot high and one foot thick and constructed of gray granite. Two, three and four grave lots are also available.
Holiday decorations are allowed starting December 1st and are removed 1 – 2 weeks after the holiday.
Professional cleaning of monuments, markers (granite only) and family mausoleums in order to maintain their beauty is now available. For a brochure, pricing or ordering this service contact the office.
We are now offering burial space for cremated remains in our Urn Garden. Each Urn Garden grave will accommodate four restricted sized permanent urns. These are flat bronze marker graves. We also have niches in our chapel columbarium available. For additional information please call us at 617-387-0800.
Have you visited our web site www.woodlawncemetery.com ?
If you would like to know more about the cemetery, stroll through the site to learn about us, frequently asked questions, facilities and services, and memorialization options. You will also see new properties, latest news and contact information. We think you will find the information helpful.
To ensure the safety of all visitors, we enforce traffic issues at all times. In addition we have enhanced our road signage program. All motor vehicles must be kept under control at all times and at no time shall vehicles drive through the gates or within the cemetery at a speed in excess of 15 miles per hour.
All drivers must have in their possession a full and valid license. Student driving is not allowed. All vehicles must park on paved surfaces to prevent damaging the lawns.
Rubbish disposal on roadways, driveways, paths, walks or in any part of the grounds is prohibited. We will pursue violators of this policy vigorously. Water for floral beds is available Monday – Friday 7:30 – 4:00 PM and Saturday 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM. There is no water on Sundays.
We have received so many requests for genealogy research that we have had to initiate a 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.