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. The rich history and incredible mountain views make for a highly coveted final resting place.
Cemetery Search Tool
The easy-to-use cemetery search tool is your resource to finding a grave site for your ancestor as well as dates of birth, death, and burial. Additionally, available burial sites are searchable for reservation and purchase.
Purchase a Burial Plot
Burial plots are available for purchase. To Purchase a burial plot:
- First, Submit the Burial Plot Interest Form
- Next, await contact by the Town Clerk's Office to schedule an appointment and discuss options to submit the $500 Burial Plot fee.
Schedule a Burial
To request a Burial on a previously purchased plot please complete and submit the Cemetery Burial Request form for a previously purchased plot.
A representative from the Town Clerk's Office will contact you to schedule an appointment to discuss options and submit required documents and payment (full burial: $800, cremains $250, burials after 3 p.m. or on Saturday $550).
- Services are not offered on Sundays or Holidays.
- One weeks' notice is respectfully requested.
To transfer a Mount Pleasant Cemetery burial plot(s) please see the Cemetery Ownership Transfer form.