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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

HAVE A HAPPY AND SAFE JULY 4TH.  GOD BLESS AMERICA!  THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY JULY 5TH FOR THE HOLIDAY.  

SPRING AND SUMMER RULES WENT INTO EFFECT APRIL 1ST. PLEASE REFER TO THE RULES AND REGULATIONS TAB OR CALL THE MAIN OFFICE AT 814-838-7724 SHOULD YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR REQUESTS.

THE NUMBER OF VISITORS DRAMATICALLY INCREASES IN THE SUMMER MPNTHS, DRIVE SLOWLY AND CAUTIOUSLY THROUGH THE CEMETERIES. 


DUE TO COMPLAINTS FROM OTHER VISITORS; A REMINDER, PHOTOTGRAPHS AND OTHER MEMORABILIA ARE ONLY PERMITTED INSIDE THE MAUSOLEUM DURING DESIGNATED FLOWER DATES.  WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR PERSONAL ITEMS AND THEY MAY BE REMOVED SHOULD THEY REMAIN IN PLACE OUTSIDE THE PERMISSABLE FLOWER DATES. BALLOONS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED.    


SELECTION OF GRAVES, CREMATION NICHES OR MAUSOLEUM CRYPTS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.  CALL THE MAIN OFFICE AT 814-838-7724 TO SCHEDULE A MEETING.

THE CEMETERY OFFICE IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 9:00 AM AND 4:00 PM.  A MASK IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.  ALL RESTROOMS REMAIN CLOSED.  THE CEMETERIES AND MAUSOLEUMS ARE OPEN FOR VISITATION.

PLANNING ON VISITING OUR CEMETERIES?  STOP BY PRESSED BOOKS AND COFFEE IN THE GREENGARDEN PLAZA (1535 WEST 8TH STREET) AND TREAT YOURSELF TO ONE OF MANY SPECIALITY DRINKS OR A GOOD OLD FASHIONED CUP OF COFFEE.

ATTENTION:  THE MANAGMENT OF THE DIOCESAN CEMETERIES MAKES HEARTFLET EFFORTS DAILY WHILE CONSIDERING THE ENFORCEMENT OF CEMETERY AND MAUSOLEUM RULES.  RECENTLY, RULE VIOLATIONS HAVE BECOME EXCESSIVE AND WE HAVE RECEIVED LEGITIMATE COMPLAINTS FROM OTHER VISITORS.  PLEASE CONTACT THE MAIN OFFICE WITH QUESTIONS OR A COPY OF THE RULES BEFORE PLACING ITMES AT CRYPTS OR GRAVESITES.  IF THE TREND CONTINUES, RULES WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED TO THE LETTER.       




Calvary Cemetery Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 AM –  4:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Closed Sundays, Holidays and at 12:00 PM on Good Friday, Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve

Mission Statement

Because of our faith perspective, Diocesan Catholic Cemeteries cannot be looked upon primarily as a business. Rather, they are sacred places where the dead repose in Christ until their resurrection and where the bereaved are ministered to.  This ministry, as Catholic Christian witness, is to give consolation to those who have been touched by death because of the hope of eternal life which our faith in the Resurrection of Jesus Christ gives us. Through baptism, we have been baptized not only into the Lord’s redeeming death, but also His Resurrection. We are then people of hope and our cemeteries are likewise places of hope, which can give comfort to those who are mourning. Consequently, the work of those who staff our cemeteries is to be marked by welcoming, compassion, faith, healing, and hope.