Aurora Cemetery Spring Maintenance and Clean Up:
The Service Department will be conducting its first spring cleanup of 2021 and requests that weathered decorations be removed from gravesites before Monday, March 29; new and seasonal decorations and items may be placed on the gravesites after Thursday, April 1st. Questions may be directed to the department at (330) 995-9119.
The main entrance to the Aurora Cemetery is located on SR 43, next to the Aurora Police Department (100 South Aurora Road). It is divided into regular sections (A,B,C,D,E,F,GB,H and I) and two Veterans Section (G and H). Burials date back to its establishment in 1829. As of December 31, 2020 there have been 3,174 burials.
The Aurora Cemetery
The Service Department maintains the grounds and has two scheduled clean ups per year in the spring and fall. Grave tenders may decorate respective gravesites with fresh flowers, plants, and seasonal decorations throughout the year. The department does exercise the right to remove any weathered and unseasonal decorations.
Gravesites are available for sale. You may request a tour of the cemetery area by calling the Service Department. Please refer to the Rules and Regulations for additional information.
The Service Director serves as the Cemetery Sexton for the City of Aurora.
If there are any corrections or additional information, please advise our office at 330-995-9119.
In 2019, the Service Department expanded the Cemetery to add an additional section (Section H). A portion of this section is designated to Veterans while the other portion is available to the general public. Plots are available at this time and can be purchased at the Brown Keidel Service Department located at 158 W. Pioneer Trail.