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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.

ANNOUNCEMENTS:
HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!  THE CEMETERY OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED THANKSGIVING (NOVEMBER 28th)

THE ANNUAL CHRISTMAS WREATH PROGRAM IS UNDERWAY.  A 24" FRESH FRAZIER FUR CHRISTMAS WREATH DECORATED WITH PINE CONES AND A RED VELVET BOW WILL BE PLACED ON THE GRAVE OR MAUSOLEUM SITE OF YOUR LOVED ONE FOR $40.  TO PLACE AN ORDER, CALL THE MAIN OFFICE AT 838-7724 OR SELECT THE CHRISTMAS WREATH TAB, PRINT OUT AN ORDER FORM AND MAIL IT TO CALVARY CEMETERY 3325 W. LAKE RD. ERIE, PA 16505.    

THE NEXT MONTHLY MASS AT GATE OF HEAVEN CEMETERY WILL BE CELEBRATED SATURDAY DECEMBER 21, 2019 AT 9 AM BY FATHER THOMAS FIALKOWSKI.   PLEASE STAY AFTERWRDS FOR COFFEE AND SNACKS IN THE SPIRIT OF FELLOWSHIP

ALL POTTED PLANTS AND OTHER FLOWERS MUST BE REMOVED FROM GRAVESITES BY OCTOBER 31.  PLEASE REVIEW THE RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR FLOWERS AND DECORATIONS AT GRAVESITES BY CLICKING THE RULES AND REGULATIONS TAB TO THE LEFT.

FLOWERS CAN ONLY BE PLACED IN THE MAUSOLEUMS ON SPECIFIED FLOWER DATES. 


THE MAIN OFFICE AT CALVARY WILL NOW CLOSE AT 4:00 PM FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE YEAR.  SATURDAY HOURS WILL CONTINUE TO BE FROM 9:00 AM TO 12 PM.