Butler County Cemetery

Find Butler County 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,.

Bear Creek Cemetery 259 Argyle Street Petrolia PA 16050 724-756-4600

Butler Calvary Cemetery 1004 North Main Street Extension Butler PA 16001 724-287-1106

Butler County Memorial Park & Mausoleum Cemetery 380 Evans City Road Butler PA 16001 724-287-5559

Butler North Side Cemetery 1002 North Main Street Extension Butler PA 16001 724-283-1627

Butler Rose Hill Cemetery 535 Mercer Road Butler PA 16001 724-283-1238

Cranberry Township Pinewood Memorial Park Cemetery 20950 Route 19 Cranberry PA 16066 724-452-8560

Eternity Pet Memorial Cemetery 1573 Haine School Road Cranberry PA 16066 412-421-8910

Greenlawn Burial Estates Cemetery 731 West Old Route 422 Butler PA 16001 724-287-4421

Gruenwalt Cemetery Bonniebrook Road Butler PA 16002

Harrisville Prairie Cemetery Wick Avenue Harrisville PA 16038 724-735-4783

Lost Souls Cemetery Beaver Street Mars PA 16046

Old Brownsdale Cemetery 119 Brownsdale Road Butler PA 16002 724-586-9205

Ramsey Cemetery Fund 174 Kaufman Road Evans City PA 16033 724-538-5962

Sarverville Cemetery 415 Sarver Road Sarver PA 16055 724-353-1220

Saxonburg Memorial Church Cemetery 314 Freeport Street Saxonburg PA 16056 724-352-1866

Whitmire Cemetery Whitmire Road West Sunbury PA 16061

About Butler County Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Butler County, PA

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

Butler County Private Cemeteries

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