Underhill Cemetery Association
Located on Park Street, Underhill, VT 05489

Burial Sites Available

We have Full Burial sites and Cremation sites available:  (Winter Vault Storage also)
            

 USEFUL INFORMATION FOR THE LOT OWNER 

1.  A "GRAVE" CONSISTS OF A PLOT OF LAND 3 1/2 FEET WIDE BY 11 FEET LONG.  MEASUREMENT INCLUDES CORNER POSTS, HENCEFORTH THE CORNER POSTS LIE WITHIN THE 3 1/2 X 11.

2.  IN ONE "GRAVE" THERE CAN BE ONE (1) VAULT TYPE BURIAL OR TWO (2) CREMATION TYPE BURIALS.  VAULT TYPE GRAVES ARE DUG APPROXIMATELY FOUR (4) FEET DEEP AND THREE (3) FEET WIDE.  CREMATIONS ARE DUG APPROXIMATELY TWO FEET DEEP AND ONE FOOT WIDE.  CEMENT VAULTS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL BURIALS OTHER THAN CREMATIONS.

3.  THE COST OF A "GRAVE" IS $725.00.  ONE HALF OF THIS MONEY IS PUT INTO A "PERMANENT FUND" OF WHICH ONLY THE INTEREST IS USED FOR UPKEEP OF THE CEMETERY.  NOTE:  WINTER VAULT STORAGE IS AVAILABLE AT A COST OF $100.

4.  EACH "LOT" (A LOT CONSISTS OF ONE OR MORE GRAVES) REQUIRES FOUR (4) CORNER POSTS SUPPLIED BY AND INSTALLED BY THE CEMETERY AT A COST OF $225.00, WHICH IS IN ADDITION TO THE "GRAVE" PRICE.  WHEN MORE THAN ONE (1) "GRAVE" IS PURCHASED AT THE SAME TIME, ONLY FOUR (4) CORNER POSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.

5.  WHEN THE "GRAVE(S)" IS/ARE PURCHASED, THE AMOUNT WILL BE PAID TO THE UNDERHILL CEMETERY ASSOCIATION AT WHICH TIME A DEED WILL BE ISSUED.  THE "LOT" AND CORNER STONE AMOUNT MUST BE PAID IN FULL BEFORE BURIAL WILL BE PERMITTED.

6.  THE DEED IS A LEGAL DOCUMENT AND MAY BE RECORDED IN THE TOWN OF UNDERHILL PERMANENT RECORDS FILE.  THIS IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE LOT OWNER.

7.  AS YOU ENTER THE CEMETERY THROUGH THE GATES ON PARK STREET, THE "GRAVES" ARE SITUATED IN AN EAST WEST DIRECTION.  EAST BEING IN THE DIRECTION OF MT. MANSFIELD AND WEST TOWARD BURLINGTON.

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.  WHEN A PERSON IS BURIED IN THE UNDERHILL CEMETERY, THEIR HEAD IS TOWARD THE WEST OR TOWARD PARK STREET.

9.  MONUMENTS AND OR HEAD STONES ARE PLACED AT THE PERSON'S HEAD.  THIS MEANS THAT IN THE UNDERHILL CEMETERY THE PERSON IS BURIED BEHIND THE MONUMENT/HEADSTONE.

10.  IN ORDER TO KEEP THE CEMETERY LOOKING NICE, WE ASK THAT ANY PLANTING AND OR ETERNAL LIGHTS BE KEPT AT A MINIMUM AND PLACED WITHIN A ONE FOOR BY THREE FOOT AREA IN FRONT OF THE MONUMENT/HEADSTONE.  PLEASE REFRAIN FROM TREES, SHRUBS, BUSHES, ETC., WHICH CAN GROW TO EXTEND BEYOND "YOUR" GRAVE BOUNDARIES.

11.  THE UNDERHILL CEMETERY TRUSTEES HAVE COMPLETE AUTHORITY TO ADMINISTER THESE GUIDELINES AND TO REMOVE OR HAVE REMOVED ANY PLANTINGS AND OR ITEMS NOT WITHIN THE FAMILIES DEEDED GRAVES(S).

TRUSTEES:          RANDY H. CLARK                              ALAN MORSE                                                  scott tower
                             899-2233                                            899-3939                                                          899-2983

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