Danville Cemetery

Find Danville 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,.

Danville Columbia Cemetery 726 Columbia Hill Road Danville PA 17821 570-437-2912

Danville Episcopal Cemetery State Hospital Drive Danville PA 17821 570-275-3903

Danville IOOF Cemetery 1402 Bloom Road Danville PA 17821 570-275-2901

Danville Odd Fellows Cemetery 1402 Bloom Road Danville PA 17821 570-275-2901

About Danville Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Danville, PA

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

Danville Private Cemeteries

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