Acting Superintendent of Cemeteries
Monday-Friday 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Records Access Officer
DUE TO THE CONCERNS WITH COVID-19 THE CEMETERY DEPT. HAS UPDATED ITS POLICIES AND PROCEDURES UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE,
THE CEMETERY DEPARTMENT EMPLOYEES WILL NO LONGER BE AVAILABLE TO SERVE AS PALLBEARERS. IT WILL BE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF ALL FUNERAL DIRECTORS TO ASSIGN THOSE THAT WILL TRANSPORT A CASKET FROM THE TRANSPORT VEHICLE TO THE PLOT AND PLACEMENT ON THE LOWERING DEVICE.
A MAXIMUM OF 10 FAMILY MEMBERS WILL BE ALLOWED TO GATHER AT THE GRAVESIDE AT ONE TIME. IT WILL BE INCUMBENT OF FUNERAL DIRECTORS TO INFORM CLIENTS OF THIS POLICY AND TO HELP IN ITS ENFORCEMENT. THE CEMETERY DEPARTMENT WILL NOT RESTRICT PEOPLE VIEWING INTERNMENTS FROM THEIR VEHICLE. THE CASKET WILL NOT BE LOWERED UNTIL ALL VISITORS HAVE LEFT THE GRAVESIDE.
WE UNDERSTAND THESE CHANGES WILL BE DIFFICULT, BUT WE APPRECIATE YOUR COOPERATION WITH THE FOREGOING INSTRUCTIONS.
THE CEMETERY DEPARTMENT WILL BE REMOVING FROM LOTS AND GRAVES ALL WREATHS, BASKETS, AND POTTED PLANTS OR ANYTHING THAT WILL INTERFERE WITH THE PROPER SPRING MAINTENANCE. THIS WILL TAKE PLACE ON OR BEFORE THE 15TH OF MARCH 2020 AT ALL CITY OWNED CEMETERIES. PER THE SUPERINTENDENT OF CEMETERIES.
|UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE: THE OFFICE WILL CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. FUNERAL DIRECTORS PLEASE USE OUR NEW ONLINE FUNERAL FORM THANK YOU|
|AS OF MARCH 15TH NO MORE WINTER CHARGES|
|MON MARCH 23RD- CREMATION BURIALS START TODAY|
|SAT MAR 28TH-NO MORE FUNERALS FOR TODAY||10:00||NEW SINGLE EE||LOPES|
|SAT MAR 28TH||11:00||NEW NORTH JB||WAITT|
|MON MAR 30TH||12:30||NEW NORTH JB||LOPES|
|FRI APRIL 3RD||11:30||126 NORTH JB||RUSSELL|
|FRI APRIL 10TH-NO BURIALS TODAY, GOOD FRIDAY|
|THURS APRIL 16||11:30||SINGLE MC-CREMAINS||FARLEY|
|MON APRIL 20TH- CLOSED FOR PATRIOTS DAY|
|MON MAY 25TH-CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY|
|MON JUNE 22||TBD||59 NORTH LA-CREMAINS||CONLEY|
|FRI JULY 3RD-CLOSED FOR JULY 4TH HOLIDAY|
|SAT JULY 4TH-CLOSED FOR JULY 4TH HOLIDAY|
- Only 1 "New Single Grave" or "New 2 Grave" burial per day
- Monday-Friday you must be in by 1:00, Saturdays by 12:00, or a late charge will apply, $200/hour
- No personal checks please. Make check payable to "City of Brockton"
There must be one hour between funerals that are in or near the same sections of the cemetery. The General Foreman, Erik Duquette, will making the final decision if he feels he can not accommodate the amount of traffic on any given day.
Additionally, families are no longer allowed to shovel dirt onto the casket. We have experienced some very negative situations because of this act.
Hours and Holidays
We are closed on the following holidays:
- New Year's Day
- Martin Luther King Day
- Washington's Birthday
- Patriot's Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Columbus Day
- Veteran's Day (or the following Monday)
- Thanksgiving Day and the following day
- Christmas Day
We close at 10:00 on the following days:
- Good Friday
- Christmas Eve
- New Year's Eve