Arrival Times

  • Monday through Friday
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Standard Fee
  • Monday through Friday
    2 p.m. to 4 p.m. - $325 fee
  • Saturday
    9 a.m. to 3 p.m. - $550 fee

Scheduling Funerals

Opening and closing requires 24 hour notice and should be made by Noon prior to the next business day. Less than 24 hour notice will require a $300 fee. Scheduling may only occur during regular work hours.

Grave Spaces

Adult and Youth $1,150
Family Memorial - 4 spaces $4,140
Family Memorial - 6 spaces $6,210
Family Memorial - 8 spaces $8,280


Type Fee
Adult and Youth Disinterment
Infant Disinterment $800
Ashes Disinterment $1,250
Adult and Youth Reinterment $1,200
Infant Reinterment $325
Ashes Reinterment $425


Type Fee
Low Income Space and Interment
(proof of eligibility required before interment)
Tent - Cannot be cancelled day of burial $175
Late Arrival (2 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.)
No Burials after 4 p.m.
Saturday Funeral $550
Chapel Service - Cannot be cancelled day of burial $225
Registration of Ashes $115
Foundations $400
Vase Setting $50
Less than 24 hour notice $300

Burial Notes

  • The City of Lorain reserves the right in the sale or burial of a single grave, to designate the location of such.
  • Notice of burial must be made to the cemetery at least 24 hours prior
  • Payment must be made prior to burial at:
    Lorain City Street Department
    114 E 35th Street
    Lorain, Ohio 44055
    Whereupon a burial permit will be issued. The burial permit must be presented to the employees at Elmwood Cemetery prior to the burial.
  • No burials on Sundays, New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas
  • Services not listed above are considered an exception and shall be treated individually