Bainbridge Cemetery

Find Bainbridge Pennsylvania cemeteries, memorial parks, mausoleums, graveyards, gravesites, graves or mortuaries. Cemeteries provide information on funerals and burial services including internment, headstones and grave markers, burial grounds, cemetery plots, vaults, crypts, as well as burial records for national, state,.

Haldeman Cemetery 230 Locust Grove Road Bainbridge PA 17502 717-426-3794

About Bainbridge Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Bainbridge, PA are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Bainbridge make their plots available to the general public. Bainbridge Private Cemeteries restrict their use based on religious affiliation, family, ethnicity, or some other group identifier. Military Cemeteries in Lancaster County are generally restricted to veterans and other individuals who have served in the armed forces. In some cases, family members of veterans may also be buried in Military Cemeteries.

Interested parties may contact Cemeteries for questions about:
  • Finding a cemetery near you
  • Bainbridge Public and Private Cemeteries
  • Military Cemeteries in Bainbridge
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Bainbridge burial records and gravesite history
Bainbridge Burial Records

Bainbridge burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. Burial records for individuals buried in Bainbridge may be obtained from the office of the Bainbridge Cemetery where that burial took place. The Lancaster County government may provide these records at the Offices of the Lancaster County Cemetery, Lancaster County Parks and Public Works Departments.

Public Cemeteries in Bainbridge, PA

Public Cemeteries may be owned by the Lancaster County government, or they may be privately owned. They are open to the public and generate most of their revenue from the sale of individual burial plots, gravesites, and mausoleums in Bainbridge, Pennsylvania. Government-owned Cemeteries may also be partially funded by the operating budget of Bainbridge. The operation and maintenance of government-owned Cemeteries in Bainbridge is usually the responsibility of the Lancaster County Parks Department or Public Works Department.

Bainbridge Private Cemeteries

Pennsylvania Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Bainbridge businesses and non-profit organizations, such as churches. A Cemetery owned by a church or other religious institution may be considered a Public Cemetery if it is open to the general public. Many Cemeteries are owned by small, Bainbridge based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Bainbridge business is often retained as the operator of the Cemetery.

Cemetery Operations

The licensing and operation of Cemeteries is regulated by Pennsylvania State. The location of Public Cemeteries is regulated by local ordinances and Lancaster County zoning rules. Pennsylvania State requires Bainbridge Public Cemeteries to establish an endowment or other fund for the perpetual care and maintenance of the Cemetery. A certain portion of each burial plot sale must be designated for the future care and maintenance of the Cemetery grounds. These requirements are intended to ensure that funds are available to maintain the Cemetery even after all of the burial plots have been sold. Pennsylvania may also regulate service fees charged by Bainbridge Cemeteries.