The Public Works Department is responsible for the maintenance and operations of the City’s two public cemeteries. The cemeteries, North Cemetery and Oakwood Cemetery, are open to the public from sunrise to sunset each day of the week. Vehicles are permitted in the cemeteries but must stay on the roadway at all times.
Grave Lots are for sale: North Cemetery lots may be purchased for $600.00 and Oakwood Cemetery lots may be purchased for $600.00. Perpetual care is $300.00. If you are interested in purchasing a lot, please call (309)944-3171.
Burials in each of the Cemeteries are as follows:
Monday thru Friday from 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM are $850.00; Monday thru Friday 2:00 PM or later are $950.00
Saturday morning until 12 noon are $1,050.00; Saturday 12 noon or after are 1,350.00
Sunday before 12 noon are $1,600.00