No, Cemetery personnel are required to handle all burials. This allows for proper documentation to be gathered by the Cemetery in order for appropriate data to be entered in the Cemetery’s Historic Archives.
No, The Cemetery is responsible for the perpetual care of your crypt and/or niche. Anything placed on the face prohibits this process from occurring. The rules of Grandview Cemetery only allow for the placement of plaques and vases, purchased from the Cemetery. The Cemetery reserves the right to remove any articles other than plaques and vases, purchased from the cemetery. Any article removed will be identified and taken to Cemetery office.
Flag holders are provided as a part of a Military Rites Service. Flags are provided at that time. The Cemetery removes all flags during fall clean up. Veterans’ Organizations and Scouts place new flags annually prior to Memorial Day in existing flag holders. The Cemetery places various holders and flags at all Mausoleums to memorialize Veterans entombed in the Mausoleums.