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Department of Catholic Cemeteries
Jesus, Bread of Life Catholic Cemetery Synopsis
The initial ground burial offerings will include flat marker sections on the perimeter of the cemetery with upright monument sections in the interior. Ground burial options will include single and double depth full body interments as well as single depth burials for cremated remains. The ground burial capacity in the first seven sections is 3,462 casket spaces for double depth burials. When fully developed, there will be 9,072 casket spaces.
We anticipate beginning construction of the single story mausoleum in the first quarter of 2015. The mausoleum will feature abbey, single and true companion crypts in the interior, as well as oversize crypts and niches for cremated remains. The exterior offerings will include single and true companion crypts as well as a stand-alone niche section for cremated remains. Total casket spaces, including abbey crypts will be 1,404. Niches totals are 888.
For answers to your questions or to receive more specific information about availability, pricing, finance and payment options, please contact Deacon Ed Heffernan at 609-847-9487 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also download the brochure HERE.
The Diocese of Trenton operates St. Mary's Cemetery/Mausoleum, a 35-acre cemetery with five large mausoleums on Cedar Lane, near Olden Ave., Trenton. With an endowed perpetual care fund, St. Mary Cemetery/Mausoleum provides a sacred, well-cared for, and peaceful setting, with in-ground burials, crypt entombments and niches for cremated remains.
The diocesan Department of Catholic Cemeteries is available to the many parish cemeteries for leadership, and sees its work, not as a business, but a work of mercy. The office offers:
- full-time personnel to counsel the bereaved and arrange for dignified interment services as part of the Christian burial ceremony
- ground and building maintenance
- careful record keeping
Burial requests are made through the office at St. Mary’s for the Diocesan cemeteries listed below. Maintenance in the diocesan Catholic cemeteries is currently administered through the management of St. Mary’s Cemetery on Cedar Lane in Hamilton. Download the Diocese of Trenton Catholic cemetery map .pdf
A listing of the diocesan Catholic cemeteries is as follows:
St. Mary’s Cemetery and Mausoleum, call 609-396-3421 for assistance.
St. Francis Cemetery
St. Stephen Cemetery
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
St. Nicholas Cemetery
Parishes with Catholic Cemeteries
Contact your local parish for burial arrangements and availability in parish cemeteries. Maintenance in the parish cemeteries is administered through the individual parishes. A listing of the parish cemeteries is as follows including links where the parish has a web presence:
Sacred Heart, Mount Holly www.parishofsacredheart.org (609) 267-0209
Holy Assumption, Roebling (609) 499-0161
St. Mary, Bordentown www.stmarysbordentown.org (609) 298-0261
St. Paul, Burlington (609) 386-0152
Our Lady of Good Counsel, Moorestown www.olgcnj.org (856) 235-0181
St. Clare, Florence (609) 499-0161
Assumption, New Egypt www.churchoftheassumption.com (609) 758-2153
St. Peter, Riverside (856) 461-0100
St. Hedwig Parish, Trenton www.sainthedwigparish.com (609) 396-9068
Holy Cross Cemetery, Divine Mercy Parish, Trenton (609) 393-4826
Sts. Peter and Paul, of Divine Mercy Parish, Trenton (609) 393-4826
St. Stanislaus, of Divine Mercy Parish, Trenton (609) 393-4826
St. Alphonsus, Hopewell www.rc.net/trenton/stalphonsus (609) 466-0332
St. Paul, Princeton www.stpaulsprinceton.org (609) 924-1743
Holy Spirit, Asbury Park (732) 775-0030
St. John, Allentown www.stjohnsallentownnj.org (609) 259-3391
St. Rose of Lima, Freehold www.stroseoflima.com (732)-462-0859
St. Joseph, Keyport (732) 264-0322
St. Gabriel, Marlboro www.stgabrielonline.com (732) 946-4487
St. James, Red Bank, Mt. Olivet Cemetery (732) 741-0500
St. Catharine - St. Margaret, Spring Lake www.stcatherine-stmargaret.com (732) 449-5765
Our Lady Star of the Sea, Long Branch (732) 222-3216
St. Mary, Barnegat http://stmary.shoresurfer.com (609) 698-5531
St. Mary of the Lake, Lakewood www.smlcmt.net 732-363-0139
St. Joseph, Toms River www.stjosephcemeterytr.org (732) 349-0018
St. Maximilian Kolbe, Toms River (mausoleum only) (732) 914-0300
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, All Saints Chapel Columbarium, Whiting (732) 350-5001, email@example.com