Westmoreland County Cemetery

Find Westmoreland 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,.

Belle Vernon Cemetery 176 Tranquillity Lane Belle Vernon PA 15012 724-929-2752

Belle Vernon Cemetery 1000 Broad Avenue North Belle Vernon PA 15012 724-929-5266

Brush Creek Cemetery 178 Brush Creek Road Irwin PA 15642 724-863-9501

Derry Coles Cemetery Association Cemetery Way Derry PA 15627 724-694-2445

Export Grandview Cemetery 2631 Berlin Farm Road Export PA 15632 724-327-1557

Export Woodlawn Cemetery 2001 Denmark Manor Road Export PA 15632 724-744-4231

Greensburg Catholic Cemetery 300 North Main Street Greensburg PA 15601 724-836-4384

Greensburg Pet Haven Cemetery 4704 Pennsylvania 136 Greensburg PA 15601 724-836-7300

Hillsview Kennel & Pet Cemetery 1018 Muir Road Ligonier PA 15658 724-238-9151

Hillview Cemetery Association Mount Pleasant Road Greensburg PA 15601 724-837-1930

Irwin Immaculate Conception Cemetery Bridge Street Irwin PA 15642 724-863-2147

Irwin Union Cemetery 431 Bridge Street Irwin PA 15642 724-863-6351

Irwin Union Cemetery Business Office 415 Main Street Irwin PA 15642 724-863-8818

Jeannette Memorial Cemetery 1100 Altman Road Jeannette PA 15644 724-834-5660

Jeannette Memorial Park Cemetery 150 East Side Drive Greensburg PA 15601 724-523-0323

Latrobe Bethel Cemetery 1104 Bethel Church Road Latrobe PA 15650 724-593-2202

Ligonier Valley Cemetery 105 Nicely Road Ligonier PA 15658 724-238-6522

Long Run Cemetery Lincoln Way Irwin PA 15642 412-823-4855

Monessen Grandview Cemetery Association 1528 Leeds Avenue Monessen PA 15062 724-684-3745

Mount Pleasant Cemetery Association 140 Braddock Road Mount Pleasant PA 15666 724-547-7800

About Westmoreland County Cemeteries

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

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

Public Cemeteries in Westmoreland County, PA

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

Westmoreland County Private Cemeteries

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