Cemetery Plot Fees
- Cemetery plots are $300.00 each, plots are sold in plots of three in the following additions or sections:
A. MARION CITY ADDITION
B. SOUTHWEST SECTION
C. 1Y, 2Y, and 3Y SECTIONS
D. ORIGINAL PART OF THE CEMETERY
- Plots are sold in lots of two in the following section:
A. CATHOLIC SECTION
- "RECLAIMED LOTS" can be purchased individually in specific areas on the cemetery map.
Purchasing Cemetery Lots:
If You Would Like to Purchase Available Lots From the Cemetery
Go to the City of Marion offices (208 E. Santa Fe) and,
A. Locate the lot you wish to purchase
B. Make checks payable to the "City of Marion".
C. The City Clerk will issue a deed to the property
D. All deeds should be recorded at the Register of Deeds at the Marion County Courthouse (200 S. Third Street)
If You Would like to Purchase a Lot Already Owned by an
A. A cemetery plot may never increase in value whether purchasing it from the Cemetary, or from a person already owning a lot. By law, a cemetery plot may only be sold for a maximum of the original purchase price.
B. Register all Cemetery Deeds with the Register of Deeds with the name changes. A Quit Claim will need to be issued by the City Clerk's Office.
C. Please notify the City Office which lot you have purchased.
GRAVE OPENING FEES:
Regular Business Hours $350.00
After Business Hours $500.00
Cremation Opening $200.00
****For additional information call the City of Marion Offices at (620-382-3703)