Additional Services Rendered
In addition to funerals, at Abington Hills Cemetery, we try to provides much assistance as possible to our visitors and customers. Many of these services are free, but we do charge a small fee for some of the services we provide. In the list below you will find some of the services we provide, as well as the cost of each service (if any). These services are provided on a first-come, first-serve basis. In addition, some of these services may be delayed depending on weather and funeral obligations.
"The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living" Marcus Tulliuis Cicaro
Locating a Grave
FREE - We are always happy to help anyone locate a grave at Abington Hills Cemetery. Please contact us 24 hours before your planned visit to the cemetery, to ensure we can fully research the location and burial details of the grave you are looking for.
While we are happy to raise flat markers that might have sunken into the ground over time, we require customers to use a Monument Company to raise or straighten headstones and other monuments. Our normal cost for raising flat markers is $45 per marker.
At times, people have planted trees and bushes next to a grave of a loved one. Over time, if not maintained, these trees and bushes can grow our of control. If you would like these trees and bushes removed, please contact us. We normally charge $75 per bush and $125 per tree.
Raking Graves/Grass Seed
FREE - This is a basic service the cemetery provides for all newly opened/closed graves. Please read our FAQ for important information about new graves and the timetable for seeding. If you need special attention to a grave on your lot, please contact us.
$45 - If you would like to transfer your lot deed to a new owner, or simply need a replacement deed, we will be happy to assist you. We will send you three signed copies of your deed. Please note, we only send deeds to legal deed holders, their heirs or for authorized transfers.
Photos of Gravesites
If you are unable to visit the cemetery to visit the final resting place of your loved one, we will be happy to take pictures of their final resting place and email/text them to you. Please contact us and we will do our best to get these pictures to you as soon as possible - free of charge!