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(a) Services. The charges for opening and closing graves shall be as follows:
Grave (inches) or Vault
Infant Grave (23 x 40)
Child Grave (30 x 68)
Adult Grave (40 x 96)
Cremation Interment or Vault
All funerals are to arrive at Fairfield Cemetery no later than 2:45 p.m. on weekdays and by 12 noon on Saturdays. An additional charge of $100.00 for the first hour, and an additional $100.00 for each subsequent hour will accrue on arrivals later than these times. The cemetery will be closed on Sundays and the following holidays: Afternoon on New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, the Friday after Thanksgiving, afternoon on Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
It is normally not the policy of the City to open or close graves on certain Holidays or Sundays, unless arrangements are made in advance with the approval of the Plant Maintenance Foreman.
(b) Other Services. The charges for other services shall be as follows: Removal of marker, foundation, granite slab, evergreen, etc. - -Time and material charge with $20.00 minimum.
(c) Concrete and Marker Work. The charges for concrete and marker work shall be as follows:
Concrete foundations are priced at per square inch of base area.
Additional border to foundation may be furnished at no extra charge at the option of the City.
Corner stone installation (set of four)
VA marker with aluminum staff or rod
Installed at no charge
Cremation flat marker 16" x 8 "
(d) Additional Care. The charges for additional care shall be as follows:
Second sodding of grave
(e) Lots or Spaces. The charges for lots or spaces shall be as follows.
Infant Lots: 23 " x 40 "
All other burial lots per space Resident
All other per space - non-resident
Cremation (12 cremation plots on one lot)
Regular care is included in purchase price of the lot which includes such services as scheduled grass mowing, trimming, tree and evergreen trimming, seeding and fertilizing and road maintenance. Owners will not be provided special or preferential treatment of their lots beyond such scheduled services. The City always wants to see the lot owners well satisfied with lot care, but must make a charge for any extra services in addition to such normal scheduled services.
Deed recording fee
Transfer of Deed (Name Change)
(f) Disinterment. The charges for disinterments shall be as follows:
(Ord. 52-11. Passed 1-3-12.)