Leominster Cemetery

Find Leominster Massachusetts 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,.

Leominster Cemetery 357 Main Street Leominster MA 01453 978-534-7583

Leominster Evergreen Cemetery 335 Main Street Leominster MA 01453 978-534-7583

Leominster Pine Grove Cemetery Tremaine Street Leominster MA 01453 978-534-7583

Public Works Department-Cemetery Div 357 Main Street Leominster MA 01453 978-534-7583

St Cecilias Cemetery Florence Street Leominster MA 01453 978-537-6541

St Leos Cemetery 360 Lancaster Street Leominster MA 01453 978-537-7257

About Leominster Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Leominster, MA

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

Leominster Private Cemeteries

Massachusetts Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Leominster 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, Leominster based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Leominster business is often retained as the operator of the Cemetery.

Cemetery Operations

The licensing and operation of Cemeteries is regulated by Massachusetts State. The location of Public Cemeteries is regulated by local ordinances and Worcester County zoning rules. Massachusetts State requires Leominster 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. Massachusetts may also regulate service fees charged by Leominster Cemeteries.