Delaware County Cemetery

Find Delaware 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,.

Arlington Cemetery Company 2900 State Road Upper Darby PA 19026 610-259-5800

Aston Mount Hope Cemetery 4010 Concord Road Aston PA 19014 610-459-5619

Aston Mt Hope Cemetery 4020 Concord Road Aston PA 19014 610-558-0442

Butchs Cemetery Service 43 East Chelton Road Brookhaven PA 19015 610-874-0442

Chester Rural Cemetery 412 West 15th Street Chester PA 19013 610-872-3121

Chester Rural Cemetery Association 900 Upland Avenue Chester PA 19013 610-872-3121

Cullis Memorial Cemetery 3525 Edgmont Avenue Brookhaven PA 19015 610-876-9201

Darby Mount Zion Cemetery 1400 Springfield Road Darby PA 19023 610-461-1166

Darby Mt Lebanon Cemetery 1200 Bartram Avenue Darby PA 19023 610-583-3151

Friends S W Burial Grounds Cemetery 236 Powell Lane Upper Darby PA 19082 610-352-7963

Glen Mills Edgewood Memorial Park Cemetery Baltimore Pike Glen Mills PA 19342 610-459-2500

Glenolden MT Jacob Cemetery 700 West Oak Lane Glenolden PA 19036 610-583-1462

Glenolden Mount Lebanon Cemetery 1200 Bartram Avenue Collingdale PA 19023 610-583-3151

Gulph Christian Church Cemetery 100 Matsonford Road Conshohocken PA 19428 610-525-7044

Har Jehuda Cemetery 8400 Lansdowne Avenue Upper Darby PA 19082 610-789-2104

Haven Memorial Cemetery 2500 Concord Road Aston PA 19014 610-364-0300

Lansdowne Fernwood Cemetery Company 6500 East Baltimore Avenue Lansdowne PA 19050 610-623-0333

Lawn Croft Cemetery 1000 West Ridge Road Marcus Hook PA 19061 610-485-1878

Main Line Memorials Cemetery 1254 West Chester Pike Havertown PA 19083 610-449-1933

Media Cemetery Company Kirk Lane Media PA 19063 610-566-0943

About Delaware County Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Delaware County, PA

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

Delaware County Private Cemeteries

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