Cortez Cemetery District in Cortez Colorado

Address and phone number for Cortez Cemetery District, a Cemetery, at U.s. 160, Cortez CO.


Name
Cortez Cemetery District
Address
27441 U.s. 160, Cortez, Colorado, 81321
Phone
970-565-1050

About the Cortez Cemetery District

The Cortez Cemetery District, located in Cortez, CO, is a burial ground that offers funeral and burial services. The Cemetery provides information about their funeral and burial policies, burial records, plot records, and other Cortez Cemetery records.

Interested parties may contact the Cemetery for questions about:
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Cortez burial records
  • Gravesite history
  • Hours of operation
  • CO Cemetery policies
Cortez Burial Records

Cortez burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. These records contain information about the death date, the burial date, any services performed in a Cortez Cemetery, and payment records. Burial records may also list birth information, marriage information, and family members buried in Cortez or in Montezuma County. Cremation records contain similar information, such as internment information, death records, and Cemetery deeds.

Cortez Cemetery District Burial Policies

Cortez Cemetery District provides information about its burial policies, including any restrictions on access. Some Cemetery operating guidelines, for instance, limit access to burial sites. Burial policies also include information on receiving a burial permit, options for funeral services, locating graves in Montezuma County, and information about plot records and maps.

Gravesite History

Many Cemeteries provide gravesite history records, which can include information on Cemetery deeds, sales or transfers of the deed, and the location, size, and dimension of the plot. Some records include headstone images and links to nearby family burial sites. These Cemetery records may also contain tombstone inscriptions, information about the burial permit, and funeral records. Contact the Cemetery's main office to learn more about their gravesite history documents.

Cemetery Operations

Cortez Cemetery District provides information on its policies, hours, and rules, including how to obtain Cemetery records, plot records, and Cemetery papers which can include death certificates. Some Cemeteries in Cortez or Montezuma County limit gravesite visits to certain hours or post restrictions on grave decorations. Cortez Cemetery District also provides information about burial fees and any maintenance fees. The licensing and operation of Cemeteries, including Public Cemeteries and Private Cemeteries, is regulated by Colorado State, which applies to most Cemeteries in Colorado.

Cemeteries in Colorado

Colorado houses both private, public, and military Cemeteries. These Cemeteries serve different religious or cultural communities, which may restrict access to the facility. While Public Cemeteries in Cortez are available to the general public, Cortez Private Cemeteries restrict access based on family, religious affiliation, ethnicity, or another factor. Military Cemeteries in Colorado typically bury veterans or others who have served in the armed forces. Family members of veterans may also qualify for burial in Cortez or Colorado Military Cemeteries. The Cemetery's main office may be able to provide additional resources on Cemeteries in Colorado.

Contact the Cortez Cemetery District

You may contact the Cortez Cemetery District by calling 970-565-1050, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Cortez Cemetery District, 27441 U.s. 160, Cortez, Colorado, 81321.


Map of Cortez Cemetery District in Cortez Colorado


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