Purchase of Plots
policy on the purchase of resident and non-residents Cemetery Plots is as
who is currently a resident and has lived in Mantua at least 6 consecutive
months, a non-resident is anyone not living within the Mantua Town limits.
policy is that each resident may purchase a plot for themselves and must name
another resident if another lot is purchased at resident rates. If the resident purchases a plot and names a
non-resident to be the owner of that plot, it would be non-resident rates for
that burial plot. If a resident
purchases a plot then buries a non-resident in the plot there would be a
transfer fee of $1150.00 at the time of internment. If a resident sells a plot
to a non-resident there would be an $1150.00 transfer fee to the new owner to
have the name changed on the plot.
resident moves or leaves Town on their own free will then they will be
considered a non-resident at the time of their burial. This does not apply to any dependent attending
school elsewhere, being called on a mission for their church or having to move
into a care facility. Perpetual Care
A fee will
be charged at the time of purchase of a Cemetery Plot and at burial, this will
go toward the care of the Cemetery.
To Mantua Cemetery Plot Owners, Rules have been established for the Mantua Cemetery, they
are as follows:
Said property shall be used for burial purposes only and all burials
shall be made subject to the reservations
hereinafter contained, and under the direction of the Mantua City Public Works.
No monuments, copings, markers, stones walks trellis, bench or other
improvements upon said property shall be made by the Plot Owner. The Plot Owner under the direction of the
Mantua City Public Works, must erect one marker for each grave within 12 months
of burial, at a height that shall not exceed 32”, width that shall not exceed 24”
and the length that shall not exceed 42”.
Reinforced concrete vault
must be used for each interment, whether it be burial or cremation.
No flowers, shrubbery, trees or plants of any sort shall be planted upon
the property herein described, except by Mantua City
Public Works and its agents who guarantee to perpetually care for the lot.
All excavation, filling and decoration of graves, shall be under the
direction and subject to the control
of the Mantua City Public Works.
If you have any questions you may
contact Mantua Town Offices 435-723-7054.
Non Resident $1,900.00
Resident Open and Close $550.00 Refundable Headstone Deposit $150.00
Non Resident $1250.00 Refundable Headstone Deposit $150.00
Resident Open and Close $900.00 Refundable Headstone Deposit $150.00
Non Resident Open and Close $2,000.00 Refundable Headstone Deposit $150.00