Washington County Cemetery

Find Washington 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,.

Beallsville Cemetery Association 32 Chestnut Street Scenery Hill PA 15360 724-632-5935

Brownsville Taylor Cemetery 600 Old National Pike Brownsville PA 15417 724-785-4900

Burgettstown Fairview Cemetery Association 15 Maple Avenue Burgettstown PA 15021 724-947-4600

Burgettstown Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery 1109 South Main Street Burgettstown PA 15021 724-947-3363

Canonsburg Catholic Cemeteries Association 2900 Washington Road Canonsburg PA 15317 724-942-3477

Canonsburg Queen Of Heaven Cemetery 2900 Washington Road Canonsburg PA 15317 724-941-1269

Charleroi Cemetery 452 Old 71 Charleroi PA 15022 724-483-7382

Chestnut Ridge Cemetery Association 76 South Kings Creek Road Burgettstown PA 15021 724-729-3642

Claysville Cemetery Association 4522 U.s. 40 Claysville PA 15323 724-663-4465

Coal Center Mt Calvary Catholic Cemetery 525 Dally Road Coal Center PA 15423 724-938-2600

Finleyville Cemetery Company Finleyville Road Finleyville PA 15332 724-348-7301

Mon Valley Memorial Park Cemetery 49 2nd Street Extension Donora PA 15033 724-379-8383

Monongahela Cemetery 800 Country Club Road Monongahela PA 15063 724-258-8750

Monongahela Sacred Heart Cemetery 97 Sacred Heart Road Monongahela PA 15063 724-258-2885

Mount Moriah Cemetery Naval Plot Avella Road Avella PA 15312 215-504-5610

Mount Prospect Cemetery Association 199 North Main Street Washington PA 15301 724-356-4428

National Cemetery of the Alleghenies 1158 Morgan Road Bridgeville PA 15017 724-746-4363

Nuss Family Cemetery Company 187 Indian Camp Road Avella PA 15312 724-587-3566

Oak Spring Cemetery Company 238 Oak Spring Road Canonsburg PA 15317 724-745-6565

Parish Cemeteries 2800 Old Washington Road Canonsburg PA 15317 724-942-3477

About Washington County Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Washington County, PA

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

Washington County Private Cemeteries

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