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Cemetery Office is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm but sites may be purchased by appointment only between the hours of 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. & 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Contact Laura Waczovszky at (513) 947.2021 for an appointment.  

Pierce Township Cemetery  Pierce Township Cemetery 2

Dogs are not permitted in the Cemetery and fishing from the pond is prohibited. 

Cemetery Office is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm but sites may be purchased by appointment only between the hours of 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. & 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Contact Laura Waczovszky at (513) 947.2021 for an appointment.  Proof of residency (drivers license, utility bill, property tax bill, etc.) will need to be provide at the time of sale.

New Pierce Township Cemetery Rules & Regulationsclick here to read

Monuments

When ordering monuments be sure to tell the representative to send a written order with dimensions and a check for footer to Pierce Township Cemetery preferably the same day you buy your monument. Generally the the footers for monuments are poured in large groups and take eight to twelve months depending on weather and ground to install. Pierce Township reserves the right to install all monument footers. Homemade monuments are not permitted on any lot. All monuments shall be granite, marble or bronze to conform to cemetery standards. See the pricing page for pricing details.

Pierce Township does not set monuments/markers; monument companies are responsible to place the monuments/markers.

Monument Engravings

Family names, poems and eulogies on either side of the monument are acceptable. The full name of the deceased and any dates on the monuments shall face:

West in sections: 1-A, 3-B, 1-B (lots 61 through 120)
East in sections: 1-B (lots 1 through 60), 2-B (all lots)

Monument Dimensions – A single grave dimension is 10′ L x 40″ W.

Single grave shall not exceed: 16″W x 34″L x 36″H
Double grave shall not exceed: 16″W x 64″L x 36″H 

Section 2-B Memorial Gardens – All monuments shall remain at ground level.

Veteran Markers

Veteran markers, if used, shall be placed at the head of the deceased. Veteran marker installation: $60.00

Flag holder and flags for veterans

To inquire about Veteran flags and flag holders, contact:

Clermont County Veterans Service Commission
76 S. Riverside Suite 3
Batavia, Ohio 45103
(513) 732.7363

Adornments

For proper care of the cemetery, seasonal arrangements and decorations are removed approximately 4 weeks after a holiday. Prior to being discarded, all arrangements and decorations are placed in a box by the Service Building, and held about 30 days for reclaiming. All removals are discretionary.

All decorations shall be placed against head stone or head of grave. No decorations in aisles. Pierce Township is not responsible for items placed at the grave site and reserves the right to remove all decorations and plants of any kind from the cemetery when they do not conform to approved standards.

Pierce Township Cemetery does not permit; fences, glass, marble chips, gravel, statues, toys, pin wheels, balloons, shepherd hooks, etc. on grave lots or monuments. Permanent planting of bushes, flowers or trees is not permitted on grave lots. Planting of flowers must be within 12″ on the grave side of the head stone.

 

 

 

To view Pierce Township Cemetery Rules & Regulations –  click here.  To view interment pricing – click here.

 

Payment Methods
Pierce Township does not accept debit or credit card payments.  We only accept cash, checks and money orders.  Please make checks payable to: Pierce Township.

 

Above Ground Monuments

 

Cemetery Prices Grave
Resident $500.00 per Grave
Non-Resident $1,250.00 per Grave

 

Note: price includes notary fee,  Monuments not to exceed 36″ in height.

 

Memorial Gardens- Ground level monuments only

 

Cemetery Prices Grave
Resident $500.00 per Grave
Non-Resident $1,250.00 per Grave

 

Note: Prices include notary fee.  Ground level monuments only. Single marker 1′ x 2′ maximum. Double marker 1′ x 4′ maximum.

 

To Complete a Destination Form (click on Destination Form) and mail to Pierce Township Administration Office at 950 Locust Corner Road Cincinnati, Ohio 45245 Attn: Cemetery.

 

Monument Foundation Charges – Foundation Price Listing

 

Price Per Square Inch (min $108.00) $.75 per square inch
Flower Vase Set in Concrete $55.00
Veteran Marker $60.00
Concrete Urn $110.00
Removal of any monument footer $70.00

 

Burial Rights Transfer – Burial Rights Transfer Form

 

Burial Rights Transfer Fee $50.00 per grave

 

General Information

 

  • You will receive your deed in approximately four to eight weeks.
  • The maximum number of interments (traditional or cremains) for one gravesite are as outlined below: (Note the size of a single grave is 10′ L X 40′ W)
    • One (1) full traditional burial; or
    • Two (2) cremations on top of an existing traditional burial; or
    • Up to three (3) cremations including those interred inside a monument
  • All intentions of placement of cremations on top of existing traditional burial shall be scheduled with the Pierce Township Administrative Office at least one (1) week ahead of the interment date to allow the cemetery personnel to verify there is enough depth available to accommodate the urn vault.
    • DUE TO VARYING DEPTHS OF EXISTING TRADITIONAL BURIALS, THE TOWNSHIP DOES NOT GUARANETTE THE ABILITY TO BURY ANY URN VAULTS ON TOP OF EXISTING TRADITIOAL BURIAL.
  • Consider opening graves for male spouses on the right of the female spouse facing East
  • Footers for monuments are poured in large groups and takes eight to twelve months depending on the weather and ground to install