Mount Pleasant Cemetery

Mount Pleasant Cemetery is the oldest historic place in Erie and is one of the last remaining prairie cemeteries in the United States. Located at 520 Colliers Blvd., the rich history and incredible mountain views make for a highly coveted final resting place.

Cemetery Rules & Regulations

Please view the Town of Erie's ordinance governing the uses at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Fee Schedule

Plot Purchase$500
Full Burial$800    (to open & close site)
Cremains Burial$250    (to open & close site)
Burials after 3 p.m. M-F$550    (in addition to  open & close fee)
Saturday Burial 9 a.m.-12 p.m.$550    (in addition to open & close fee)
Sunday & Holiday BurialNot permitted

Submit Interest in a Burial Plot

To express interest in a burial plot, please submit a Plot Interest

Once the Town Clerk's Office has received your request, you will be contacted to discuss details and next steps.

Schedule a Burial

To request a Burial on a previously purchased plot please submit a Burial Request.

Upon receiving your request, the Town Clerk's Office will be in contact to discuss options and request additional documents (if needed) and payment. Depending on the type of burial, a burial vault will need to be purchased from the mortuary or funeral home.

Please note: One weeks' notice is respectfully requested for all burial plot preparations.

Transfer Ownership

To transfer a Mount Pleasant Cemetery burial plot(s) please submit the Cemetery Transfer of Ownership Request. All transfers require the approval of the Town Clerk.

Monument Request

To place a monument on a plot, please complete the Cemetery Monument Request.

Monuments must be purchased from an established retail monument dealer and must adhere to the Town of Erie's Rules & Regulations for Mount Pleasant Cemetery.  All monuments require the approval of the Town Clerk.

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