953.031  PURCHASE OF COLUMBARIUM NICHES.
   (a)   The purchase of a Right to Bury for a niche is a final sale and nonexchangeable.  It cannot, for any reason, be transferred, exchanged, or assigned.  Notwithstanding the previous sentence, the Village may repurchase a niche at 75% of the current resident price, at the discretion of the Board of Cemetery Trustees.
   (b)   No Village resident may purchase a niche for a non-resident.
   (c)   (EDITOR’S NOTE: Former subsection (c) hereof was repealed by Ordinance 2019-23.)
      
   (d)   The cost of a memorial bench is $7,500, which includes the foundation and engraving.  (Ord.  2017-14.  Passed 3-13-17.)
   (e)   Niche prices: Two cremations may be interred in each niche.   
Resident
Non-Resident
Columbarium 1
(up to two cremations)
Tier A
$1,600.00
$2,400.00
Tier B
$1,500.00
$2,300.00
Tier C
$1,400.00
$2,200.00
Tier D
$1,300.00
$2,100.00
Columbarium 3
(up to two cremations)
Tier A
$3,500.00
$6,000.00
Tier B
$3,000.00
$5,000.00
Tier C
$2,500.00
$4,000.00
Tier D
$2,000.00
$3,000.00
Engraving
$350.00 (one name)
$350.00 (one name)
Two Names
$525.00 (two names)
$525.00 (two names)
   
(Ord.  2020-40.  Passed 9-14-20.)
   
   (f)   NICHE BURIAL PROCEDURES & COSTS (OPENING & CLOSING): After 3:00 PM on a weekday is $500.00.
   (g)   The cost for a niche interment before 2:00 PM Monday through Saturday is $600.00 for residents and non-residents.  The cost for a niche interment after 2:00 PM Monday through Saturday is $850.00.  (Ord. 2019-23.  Passed 2-26-19.)
   (h)   Payment is due upon the scheduling of a burial. Interments shall not be made until full payment is made.
   (i)   The Sexton shall request the family to produce their Right to Bury form.  In the absence of a Right to Bury form the family shall sign an affidavit stating that they are the sole beneficiary of the burial site.
   (j)   There shall be no burials on Sundays nor legal holidays.
   (k)   The Village must receive 12-hour notice (one business day) for an interment.  There will be no burials after 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Saturdays.
(Ord.  2017-14.  Passed 3-13-17.)
   (l)   Columbarium 1 niches are 12” long, 12” high and 12” wide.  A single urn maximum dimension may be 11” wide by 11” high by 11” long.  For two urns,  the maximum dimension for each urn is 5” wide by 5” long by 11” high.  Columbarium 3 niches are 12” wide by 14” long by 12” high.  Maximum dimension for a single urn is 11” wide by 11” high by 13” long.  The maximum for each urn when there are two urns is 5” wide by 6” long by 11” high.
(Ord.  2020-40.  Passed 9-14-20.)
   (m)   Engraving of the face plat is $350.00 for one name and $525.00 for two names.  All engraving is done through the Village.  Only the name and date of birth & death are permitted on the face plate. 
   (n)   All interments will be done by Village employees.
   (o)   Human remains only may be interred.  No objects are permitted other than an urn. 
   (p)   The cost for a disinterment is $375.00 plus the cost of replacing the face plate.
(Ord. 2017-14.  Passed 3-13-17.)