Cemetery

Cemetery Information

For more information please read 1332-14 Cemetery Ordinance

The City of Lake Alfred has two cemeteries, Oak Grove and Lake Lowery. The City Clerk’s office is responsible for plot sale information and maintaining an up-to-date database of cemetery occupants and plot owners. To obtain information, please call (863) 291-5747

Lake Lowery Cemetery is owned operated by the city and is located to the north of the intersection of the Haines City/Lake Alfred Road and the crossing of the Main Line Railroad.

Oak Grove Cemetery is owned and operated by the city, located at the intersection of U.S. Highway 17/92 and Experiment Station Road.

 Prices of burial spaces

Cemetery Spaces; Oak Grove and Lake Lowery

1.               Full burial plots (5 x 10)                  $600.00

2.               Infant burial plots (3 x 6)               $325.00

3.               Cremains (2 X 2)                              $325.00

Inurnment

1. All inurnments                                                 $125.00

There shall be no inurnment of cremains during a weekend and/or recognized holiday. The City shall perform the opening and closing for inurnment Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. by appointment only.

Transaction Fees

1. Duplicate deed                                                   $ 10.00

2. Sale back to city per space                               $ 50.00

Foundations

Foundation are required for all monuments and markers of every description. The foundation for all monuments and markers shall be built by the city and will be charged in accordance with the fee schedule below:

Single monuments: $75.00

Double monuments: $150.00

Sizes and dimensions of markers are as follows:

(1)  Family memorial:

Width—Not less than 13 inches and not more than 24 inches.

Length—Not less than 42 inches and not more than 60 inches.

(2)  Individual markers:

Width—Not less than 12 inches and not more than 18 inches.

Length—24 inches.

 

For additional information regarding the cemeteries, please contact the Office of the City Clerk at (863)291-5747.