Are urns allowed at the cemetery?
  • Urns are prohibited unless approved by the City as to material and location.
  • Urns of glass, clay, or ceramic, and any plastic containers of any type are prohibited. The City will remove and hold such containers for one year and will dispose of such containers not claimed within one year after removal.

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1. How do I purchase property in Oakwood Cemetery?
2. What months are burials permitted?
3. Are "Green Burials" permitted?
4. Are urns allowed at the cemetery?
5. Why are the urns turned over each fall?
6. Are natural and/or homemade markers permitted?
7. How do I get a marker placed on a plot?
8. Can I plant flowers or trees near a marker?
9. Can I decorate a marker?
10. How can I find the burial location for a specific person?