Troy Township Cemeteries

 

Pleasant Hill Cemetery

1601 Kelly McMaster Road, Delaware, Ohio 43015

 

Troy Chapel Cemetery

Next to the Troy Township Hall at 4293 U.S. Route 23 North, Delaware, Ohio 43015

 

Marlborough Cemetery

5270 Horseshoe Road, Delaware, Ohio 43015

Download a map of Marlborough Cemetery by clicking here

 

If you have any questions, please contact Dale Woods, Cemetery Sexton, 740-341-3327  or email at  dale.woods1@gmail.com

 


Troy Township is responsible for maintaining these three cemeteries. The following are the prices for interments for Marlborough Cemetery, effective February 1, 2022.

 

Open/close weekdays $625.00
Open/close weekends/holidays $900.00
Cremation weekdays $300.00
Cremation weekends/holidays $350.00
Double urn cremation weekdays $400.00
Double urn cremation weekdays/holidays $400.00
Change of lot deed $50

 

There will be a maximum of two cremations per grave.

There will be a maximum of one burial and one cremation per grave.

The charge for footers will be $25.00 per cubic foot, with a minimum charge of $400.00.

Lots in Marlborough Cemetery will be sold to township residents at a rate of $250 per grave and for non-residents at a rate of $1,000 per grave.

The cost for exhuming a grave will be $1,000 for an adult, child or infant and $100 for a cremation.

If you have any questions, please contact Dale Woods, Cemetery Sexton, 740-341-3327  or email at  dale.woods1@gmail.com

 

Note: Rates are subject to change by Troy Township Trustees. Please confirm above rates with Cemetery Sexton.

 


Cemetery Regulations

 

  • FLOWER BEDS ARE PERMITTED ON THE GRAVE SIDE OF THE HEADSTONE. FLOWER BEDS ARE PERMITTED UP TO 10 INCHES FROM THE HEADSTONE.
  • ONLY ANNUAL PLANTS SHALL BE PLANTED, PERENIALS WILL BE TREATED AS ANNUALS. FLOWER BEDS INTERFERING WITH MOWING OR UNKEPT WILL BE REMOVED. SOLAR LIGHTS, STATUTES OR OTHER ITEMS OF REMEMBRANCE MUST BE PLACED IN THE FLOWER BED.
  • NO ROCKS, STONES, BORDERS OR EDGING ARE PERMITTED.
  • NO WROUGHT IRON, SHEPERDS HOOKS OR OTHER OVERHANGING FLOWER HOLDERS ARE PERMITTED.
  • NO GLASS CONTAINERS OF ANY KIND ARE PERMITTED.
  • ARTIFICAL FLOWERS, WINTER WREATHES OR GRAVE BLANKETS ARE PERMITTTED ON THE HEADSTONE OR FLOWER BED FROM NOVEMBER 1ST TO MARCH 1ST.
  • NO TREES, SHRUBS OR BUSHES OF ANY KIND ARE PERMITTED TO BE PLANTED. EXISITNG TREES, SHRUBS OR BUSHES BECOMING UNSIGHTLY OR UNKEPT WILL BE REMOVED AT THE DISCRETION OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES.
  • FAMILY MEMBERS WISHING TO RETAIN ITEMS FROM THE GRAVESITE, SHALL RETURN WITHIN 5 DAYS FROM THE FUNERAL TO RETRIEVE THEM.
  • ANYTHING PLACED ON A GRAVESITE THAT INTERFERES WITH MOWING OR UPKEEP OF THE CEMETERY WILL BE REMOVED.
  • THE TROY TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REMOVE ANY ITEM NOT SPECIFIED IN THESE REGULATIONS AT THEIR DISCRETION.
  • CEMETERY HOURS ARE FROM DAWN TO DUSK.

THE FOLLOWING POLICIES WERE APPROVED JULY 15, 2019 AND EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY:

  • SUBJECT: PLACEMENT OF HEADSTONES
  • MONUMENT COMPANIES WILL BE REQUIRED TO HAVE CEMETERY PLOT DEED OR PROOF OF OWNERSHIP IN ORDER TO PLACE A HEADSTONE ON ANY GRAVE IN TROY TOWNSHIP. THIS PROOF OF OWNERSHIP WILL ACCOMPANY THE REQUEST FOR FOUNDATION ORDERS PLACED. ONLY ONE MEMORIAL WILL BE PLACED ON EACH GRAVE. ALL MARKERS, FROM THIS POINT FORWARD WILL BE EITHER GRANITE OR BRONZE.

SUBJECT: SECTION P HEADSTONES

  • ONLY “SHORT – 24” OR LESS – OR FLAT” HEADSTONES WILL BE PERMITTED IN SECTION P. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR PROPER MAINTENANCE AND BURIAL ACTIVITIES IN THIS SECTION OF THE CEMETERY.