- No lot shall
be used for any other purpose than as a place of human interment.
- Only one interment
shall be made in a grave. The exception to this being cremation or
- When a burial
is required, notice must be given at the Cemetery Office as soon as
possible, or at least twenty-four hours before the hour of interment,
in order to prevent delay.
- The person applying
must state the following particulars: Name of the deceased, age, date
of death, date and time of interment, on whose lot to be interred,
and the location of the grave to be used.
- If the application
is for interment of others than members of the immediate family or
the owner, permission in writing from such owner or his representative
must be presented.
- When remains
are to be reinterred which have been removed from other burial grounds,
the same interment information will be required, as in Rule 4, and
also a permit from the County Health Officer.
- Consent must
also be obtained from the Superintendent when a body is to be removed
from one part of the Cemetery to another part or to another cemetery.
- Every lot-holder
should have a diagram of his or her lot on the back of his or her
Burial Right form or other convenient place for reference, and mark
every interment thereon. This method would enable them to point out
the precise location of each grave and thus prevent misunderstandings
and mistakes which occur from an imperfect description of location.
- Sales of burial
rights by the owner cannot be permitted except by consent of the Board
of Directors. No transfer is valid until entered on the Cemetery records.
- No glass containers
for flowers shall be used in the Cemetery, nor wires to hold flower
containers in place. They create a hazard to workmen when mowing.
- No more than
two decorations per grave shall be allowed and they shall be within
12 inches of the stone, except for the week of Memorial Day.
- On or about
March 15th of each year, all decorations will be removed from the
graves by Cemetery caretakers. Anything to be saved must be picked
up before that date.
- All rubbish
from the gravesites must be deposited at the places designated for
- To prevent injury
to adjoining lots, and to preserve the beauty of the grounds, no trees
or shrubs shall be planted on lots, or any tree or shrub cut down,
removed or trimmed. Such work must be done by the employees of the
- This Association
shall not be liable for loss or damage to tombstones, monuments or
gravestones caused by fire, lightning, windstorm, cyclone, tornado
or hail, nor any other loss or damage caused by so-called "Acts
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