Clearfield Cemetery

Find Clearfield 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,.

Clearfield Calvary Cemetery Park Avenue Extension Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-1265

Clearfield Hillcrest Cemetery 404 Cemetery Road Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-4246

Crown Crest Cemeteries 120 East Pine Street Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-7742

Crown Crest Memorial Park Cemetery Washington Avenue Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-7742

About Clearfield Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Clearfield, PA

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

Clearfield Private Cemeteries

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