Cemetery Fees

Beginning June 1, 2010, the fees for graves and interments in the several cemeteries owned by the Board of Trustees of Green Creek Township shall be as follows:

Graves (each)$  300.00
Grave Opening and Closing Fee$ 300.00
Weekend/Holiday Grave Opening/Closing (additional fee)$ 200.00
Cremation Grave Opening/Closing$  100.00
Cremation Weekend/Holiday Opening/Closing (additional fee)$  100.00
Graves (each)$ 500.00
Grave Opening and Closing Fee$  500.00
Weekend/Holiday Grave Opening/Closing (additional fee)$  300.00
Cremation Grave Opening/Closing$ 200.00
Cremation Weekend/Holiday Opening/Closing (additional fee)$  200.00

The fee for a foundation for a headstone or burial marker shall be calculated at $0.25 per square inch for both residents and non-residents.  The fee for foundations for veteran’s plaques shall be $50.00.

Saturday and Sunday are weekend days for which an additional grave opening/closing fee will be charged.  The following are the holidays for which an additional grave opening/closing fee will be assessed: New Years Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. 

Internments in Green Greek Township Cemeteries shall be permitted as follows: one full burial (casket) per grave, or one full burial (casket) and one cremation per grave, or 2 cremations per grave.

The Board of Trustees has also determined that it will not accept pre-paid opening and closing fees or internment fees.

Adopted: May 27, 2010