Springfield Cemetery

Find Springfield 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,.

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

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

Kesser Israel Cemetery 904 Wilbraham Road Springfield MA 01109 617-244-6509

Oak Grove Cemetery of Spfld 426 Bay Street Springfield MA 01109 413-739-2127

Sinai Memorial Park Cemetery 584 Cottage Street Springfield MA 01104 617-244-6509

Springfield Gate of Heaven Cemetery 421 Tinkham Road Springfield MA 01129 413-782-4731

Springfield Springfield Cemetery 171 Maple Street Springfield MA 01105 413-732-0712

Springfield St Michaels Cemetery 1601 State Street Springfield MA 01109 413-733-0659

St Aloysius Cemetery 1601 State Street Springfield MA 01109 413-733-8140

St Aloysius Cemetery 1273 Berkshire Avenue Springfield MA 01151 413-733-0659

About Springfield Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Springfield, MA are burial grounds where cultural, ethnic, or religious burial observations and rituals are practiced. Public Cemeteries in Springfield make their plots available to the general public. Springfield 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
  • Springfield Public and Private Cemeteries
  • Military Cemeteries in Springfield
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Springfield burial records and gravesite history
Springfield Burial Records

Springfield burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. Burial records for individuals buried in Springfield may be obtained from the office of the Springfield 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 Springfield, 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 Springfield, Massachusetts. Government-owned Cemeteries may also be partially funded by the operating budget of Springfield. The operation and maintenance of government-owned Cemeteries in Springfield is usually the responsibility of the Hampden County Parks Department or Public Works Department.

Springfield Private Cemeteries

Massachusetts Public Cemeteries that are privately owned include Cemeteries owned by Springfield 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, Springfield based businesses. However, a growing number are owned by a handful of large, national companies. In these cases, a local Springfield 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 Springfield 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 Springfield Cemeteries.