Cemetery

Cemetery Board Members

Cemetery Board Chairman:  Charlie Fisher
Cemetery Board Member:   Tom Hauck
Cemetery Board Member:  Donna Hauck

Cemetery Board Clerk:  Jeanne Maschari 440-986-2202

Now taking bids for 2014 Mowing season

You are required to sign for a current job description at the South Amherst Town Hall, and bids have to be in by December 15th, 2013 by 3:00 P.M.

Winter Holiday flowers now available for sale and place on lots
We now have Winter Holiday wreaths, vases & saddles available for sale and will place them on the lots for you.  Print out the form below and mail back to the Village of South Amherst Evergreen Cemetery, 103 West Main St, South Amherst 44001 with your check or money order.  Click here for order form.

 

The Evergreen Cemeter opens new section of lots available for sale

 We have recently opened up a new section of land with lots available for sale on the North side of the Memorial Gardens.  Please call 440-986-2202 for additional information. 

Cemetery Spring Clean Up to begin March 1st, 2013

Please have all memorial deocrations left over from winter removed by March 1, 2013.  Our cemetery crew will be working to spruce up the cemetery for the spring season in April.  Decorations which have become worn, faded, or destroyed by inclement weather will be disposed of upon the discretion of the groundskeeper or Cemetery Board of Trustees.

The Village of South Amherst, through its Cemetery Board, administers and maintains two cemeteries within the Village. 

Pioneer Cemetery is located on South Lake Street and is the resting place of many of our early settlers.

Evergreen Cemetery is located on West Main Street (Route 113) next to The United Methodist Church.  Evergreen has a Memorial Garden which was added in 2005.   For information regarding lot sales or other questions, please contact the Cemetery Board Clerk at 440-986-2202.

Evergreen Cemetery hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  During Daylight Savings Time, the evening hour is extended until 8:00 p.m. 

To download the Cemetery Rules, you can click here for a Microsoft Word downloadable version, or for a pdf version, click here.

Cemetery Rates are as follows:  

Resident Lot: $400.00 
Resident Cremation Lot (4X5): $200.00
Non-Resident Lot: $700.00 
Open/Close: $750.00 
Non-Resident Cremation Lot (4X5): $350.00
Cremation Burial: $275.00 
Records Charge (Replace deeds, transfer deeds, and record second remains in casket) $50.00
Military Footer: $100.00 
All other Footers: $100.00 + $4.00 per running inch up to and including 20 inches in width. All others at the discretion of the Board of Trustees.

Memorial Garden Information

Bricks, tables and benches may be purchased for placement in the Memorial Garden.  Prices are as follows:

Bricks:     4" X 8" are $75.00 each, which includes a 3-line inscription

                8" X 8" are $150.00 each, which includes a 6-line inscription

Table:      $1,500.00

Bench:     $5,500.00

Please contact the Cemetery Clerk at the above phone number for more information.  The Cemetery board is working on adding a new section in Evergreen Cemetery this spring.  Lots should be available for sale by April 2012 or sooner.