Sunset Memorial Gardens Rules and Regulations

In order to maintain your cemetery and mausoleum in a manner that you can be proud of, the Board of Directors has established certain regulations.

We ask your cooperation in following these rules and regulations adopted by the Cemetery Association.

Cemetery Flower Regulations

1.    April 1st to October 1st Cut and/or artificial flowers are permitted in the vases.
2.    October 1st all vases will be flipped for winter storage. No memorials are allowed for the month of October for ground maintenance.
3.    November 1st to March 15th Evergreen or Artificial wreaths are encouraged.
4.    Cemetery personnel WILL REMOVE UNAUTHORIZED DECORATIONS from graves to facilitate mowing.
5.    PLANTING OF ANY KIND IS NOT PERMITTED. Potting soil or dirt cannot be placed in the bronze memorial vases.
6.    Cemetery personnel will remove wilted flowers from a gravesite.
7.    MEMORIAL DAY  All types and kinds of floral displays, including cut flowers, potted plants, artificial flowers, wreaths, flags and the like are permitted.  All Memorial Day decorations will be removed by cemetery staff on the Monday following the national observation of Memorial Day.  If you wish to keep your decorations, please remove them prior to that day.

Sunset Memorial Mausoleum Rules & Regulations

1.    One vase, two emblems, and one cameo are permissible on crypt fronts.
2.    Cut and/or artificial flowers are permitted in the vases.
3.    Wreaths and potted plants are permitted for one week following a service.
4.    December 15th to January 1 Artificial Christmas wreaths over your vase are encouraged.
5.    Cemetery personnel will remove unauthorized decorations.
6.    MEMORIAL DAY  All types and kinds of floral displays, including cut flowers, potted plants, artificial flowers, wreaths, flags and the like are permitted. All Memorial Day decorations will be removed by cemetery staff on the Monday following the national observance of Memorial Day.  If you wish to keep your decoration, please remove them prior to that day.

Thank you for your cooperation

For a complete list of rules or for more information, please stop in the office at Sunset Memorial Gardens or call 605.225.5361.

  1. One vase, two emblems, and one cameo are permissible on crypt fronts.
  2. Cut and/or artificial flowers are permitted in the vases.
  3. Wreaths and potted plants are permitted for one week following a service.
  4. December 15th to January 1 Artificial Christmas wreaths on a stand are encouraged.
  5. Cemetery personnel will remove unauthorized decorations.
  6. MEMORIAL DAY All types and kinds of floral displays, including cut flowers, potted plants, artificial flowers, wreaths, flags and the like are permitted. All Memorial Day decorations will be removed by cemetery staff on the Monday following the national observance of Memorial Day. If you wish to keep your decoration, please remove the decoration prior to that day.
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