Bloomsburg Cemetery

Find Bloomsburg 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,.

Elan Memorial Park Cemetery 5595 Old Berwick Road Bloomsburg PA 17815 570-784-7470

Rosemont Cemetery Company 1 East 1st Street Bloomsburg PA 17815 570-784-4050

About Bloomsburg Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Bloomsburg, PA are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Bloomsburg make their plots available to the general public. Bloomsburg Private Cemeteries restrict their use based on religious affiliation, family, ethnicity, or some other group identifier. Military Cemeteries in Columbia 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
  • Bloomsburg Public and Private Cemeteries
  • Military Cemeteries in Bloomsburg
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Bloomsburg burial records and gravesite history
Bloomsburg Burial Records

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

Public Cemeteries in Bloomsburg, PA

Public Cemeteries may be owned by the Columbia 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 Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. Government-owned Cemeteries may also be partially funded by the operating budget of Bloomsburg. The operation and maintenance of government-owned Cemeteries in Bloomsburg is usually the responsibility of the Columbia County Parks Department or Public Works Department.

Bloomsburg Private Cemeteries

Pennsylvania Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Bloomsburg 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, Bloomsburg based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Bloomsburg 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 Columbia County zoning rules. Pennsylvania State requires Bloomsburg 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 Bloomsburg Cemeteries.