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Calvary Cemetery Office Hours
Monday – Friday: 8:30 AM –  4:30 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Closed Sundays and Holidays 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 New Year from the staff of The Erie Diocesan Cemeteries! 

The 2019 Monthly Mass Dates as well as the 2019 Mausoleum Flower Dates are posted.  Click the Special Events tag to the left to view the respective schedules. 


A new cremation niche columbarium has been erected in front of the Calvary East Mausoleum.  Single and Double niche space will be available for purchase at the start of the New Year.  Please call the main office at 814-838-7724 for information.