cemetery

Cemeteries

Office Address:    
Keene Parks, Recreation, and Cemetery Department
312 Washington Street
Keene, New Hampshire 03431
Main Office (603) 357-9829
Fax (603) 283-5661

Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
*During June-August the office closes at 4 PM

 

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  • Keene Municipal Cemeteries

    • Ash Swamp Cemetery
      Entrance off West Street on southeast side of Ash Swamp Brook adjoining Keene Country Club
    • North Cemetery
      Entrance at Junction of East Surry Road and Court Street
    • Greenlawn Cemetery
      Entrance of Greenlawn Street
    • Hurricane Cemetery
      Entrance off Hurricane Road
    • Monadnock View Cemetery (Active burials)
      Entrance off Park Avenue and includes Veterans' and Hebrew Cemetery sections
    • Washington Cemetery
      Entrance off Washington Street
    • West Cemetery
      Entrance off Bradford Road
    • Woodland Cemetery
      Entrance off Beaver Street
    • Woodland Northeast (NE) Division
      Entrance off N. Lincoln Street

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  • Fees

    CEMETERY FEES


    Cemetery Lots

    Single, Full Body Lot...........................................$750.00
    Cremation Lot ....................................................$500.00

    Full Burials

    Full Body Burial, Weekday ....................................$600.00
    Full Body Burial, Weekend/Holiday .......................$900.00
    *Full Body Burial, Winter .......................................$750.00
    *Full Body Burial, Winter Weekend/Holiday.........$1050.00

    Cremation Burials

    Ground Inurnment, One Urn...................................$250.00
    Ground Inurnment, Weekend / Holiday...................$400.00
    *Ground Inurnment, Winter.....................................$350.00
    *Ground Inurnment, Winter Weekend / Holiday......$500.00

    Miscellaneous Fees

    Recording Fee (for 2nd Interment)........................$75.00
    Evergreen Shrub Permit........................................$20.00
    Lilac / Rose Permit................................................$15.00
    Permit with Planting Service.................................$50.00
    Tent for Graveside Services................................$150.00


    *Winter rates shall apply between December 1 and March 31

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  • Sumner Knight Chapel

    The Sumner Knight and Family Memorial Chapel is situated  in Woodland Northeast Division Cemetery. 
    Please follow the links below for an informational brochure and a reservation request form.  The reservation form is a pdf that may be filled out and submittted online.  If you choose to print the form, please mail to the Recreation Center, 312 Washington Street, Keene, NH 03431 or fax to 603-283-5661. 

Sumner Knight Chapel, Summer Cemetery
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