$1000 or more...donor selects tree type and planting site based on the cemetery's plan.
$500 to $999...A tree is planted in apriority area.
$250 to $499...Donation goes toward the general planting of trees.
Up to $249...Donation goes toward general planting and care of flower gardens.
For donations of $500 or more, donors are also given the option of engraving a name on a memorial plaque at the cemetery office.
The Catholic Cemeteries provides a sacred resting place for all who believe in the Resurrection of the Lord, no matter what their economic status. This fund helps cover the associated costs of burial for those whose families are unable to pay for burial services. The fund also supports The Catholic Cemeteries ministry to bereaved families who have lost children by miscarriage or other reasons prior to birth.
Donations go towards the maintenance and upkeep of these beautiful features at Resurrection and Gethsemane Cemeteries.
At Resurrection, for a donaiton of $500, a name may be etched on the Memorial’s granite Wall of Remembrance.
At Gethsemane, for a donation of $250, paving bricks that border the walkway leading to the Memorial are available for inscription of the child’s name and years of birth and death .
The Garden serves as a place of prayer and reflection for anyone who seeks comfort following a loss.
For a donation of $500, the name of the individual you select along with the year of birth and death will be inscribed on a permanent brick and set in the patio area.
Donors of $5,000 or more will be recognized on a bronze donor plaque as part of the Garden.