Cemetery Rules and Regulations
Lot opening cost: Weekday Full burial - $300 Weekday Urn burial - $125
There is an additional charge of $125 for burials on Weekends and Holidays (full or urn burial).
Prices will be substantially higher if, with permission of the trustees, a winter burial should occur.
When you need to schedule an opening, please call Steve Elliott at (603) 654-6602. At least 2 days (48 hours) notice is required.
Purpose and Intent
For the mutual protection of lot owners and the Wilton Town Cemeteries as a whole, the following rules and regulations are hereby established for Laurel Hill, South Yard and Vale End Cemeteries and all town managed cemeteries. All lot owners and persons visiting the cemeteries will be expected to abide by such rules and regulations as herein enacted and as hereafter amended, which are intended to assist in maintaining these cemeteries as a peaceful and beautiful area as well as reverent symbol of respect for the dead.
Section I. Rules
These rules are established in accordance with New Hampshire RSA 289 Cemeteries/Burials.
Section II. Sale of Lots
Section III. Markers and Monuments
Section IV. Landscaping and Decorations
Section V. Forfeiture Procedures
Spaces unused for a period of 50 years will be subject to forfeiture procedures in accordance with RSA 289:18.
Requests for consideration to alter any of the above rules can be submitted to the Wilton Cemetery Trustees.
Revised & Approved: 26 July 2016