Hampden County Cemetery

Find Hampden County 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,.

Agawam Center Cemetery 820 Main Street Agawam MA 01001 413-786-5399

Ashleyville Cemetery Association 122 Riviera Drive Agawam MA 01001 413-789-4271

BNai Jacob Cemetery 366 Kings Highway West Springfield MA 01089 617-244-6509

Baptist Village Cemetery 210 Hampden Road East Longmeadow MA 01028 413-525-1500

Brimfield Cemetery Wales Road Brimfield MA 01010 413-245-4112

Brimfield Road Cemetery Aldrich Road Monson MA 01057 413-267-4113

Butler District Cemetery Butler Road Monson MA 01057 413-267-4113

Chicopee Calvary Cemetery 1013 Hampden Street Holyoke MA 01040 413-592-0122

Chicopee Fairview Cemetery 687 Front Street Chicopee MA 01013 413-594-3481

Chicopee Maple Grove Cemetery Auburn Street Chicopee MA 01013 413-594-3481

Chicopee St Rose Cemetery Olsen Street Chicopee MA 01020 413-536-6298

Chicopee St Stanislaus Cemetery 800 Montgomery Street Chicopee MA 01013 413-532-8636

City of Holmes Cemetery 904 Wilbraham Road Springfield MA 01109 617-244-6509

East Longmeadow Greenlawn Cemetery Callender Street East Longmeadow MA 01028 413-525-3584

Forestdale Cemetery Association 304 Cabot Street Holyoke MA 01040 413-534-7894

Four Corners Cemetery 1069 Main Street Palmer MA 01080 413-283-2664

Granville Pond Cemetery 1034 Blandford Road Granville MA 01034 413-357-8568

Hillcrest Park Cemetery 895 Parker Street Springfield MA 01129 413-782-2311

Holyoke Calvary Cemetery 1040 Northampton Street Holyoke MA 01040 413-733-0659

Holyoke Elmwood Cemetery 2190 Northampton Street Holyoke MA 01040 413-534-7894

About Hampden County Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Hampden County, MA

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

Hampden County Private Cemeteries

Massachusetts Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Hampden 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, Hampden County based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Hampden County 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 Hampden County zoning rules. Massachusetts State requires Hampden 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. Massachusetts may also regulate service fees charged by Hampden County Cemeteries.