Find Charlotte County Florida 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,.
Charlotte Memorial Funeral Home & Memorial Gardens Cemetery 5200 Indian Springs Cemetary Punta Gorda FL 33950 941-639-1171
Cemeteries in Charlotte County, FL are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Charlotte County make their plots available to the general public. Charlotte County Private Cemeteries restrict their use based on religious affiliation, family, ethnicity, or some other group identifier. Military Cemeteries in Charlotte 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:
Charlotte County burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. Burial records for individuals buried in Charlotte County may be obtained from the office of the Charlotte County Cemetery where that burial took place. The Charlotte County government may provide these records at the Offices of the Charlotte County Cemetery, Charlotte County Parks and Public Works Departments.Public Cemeteries in Charlotte County, FL
Public Cemeteries may be owned by the Charlotte 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 Charlotte County, Florida. Government-owned Cemeteries may also be partially funded by the operating budget of Charlotte County. The operation and maintenance of government-owned Cemeteries in Charlotte County is usually the responsibility of the Charlotte County Parks Department or Public Works Department.Charlotte County Private Cemeteries
Florida Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Charlotte County 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, Charlotte County based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Charlotte County business is often retained as the operator of the Cemetery.Cemetery Operations
The licensing and operation of Cemeteries is regulated by Florida State. The location of Public Cemeteries is regulated by local ordinances and Charlotte County zoning rules. Florida State requires Charlotte County 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. Florida may also regulate service fees charged by Charlotte County Cemeteries.