News & Events

May 21, 2020 - 8:00am

The Grounds will be open from 8:00am-8:00pm and Columbaria 8:00am-7:30pm Memorial Day weekend. Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Cemetery Office, Chapel, and restrooms will be closed to the public. We apologize for any inconvenience, but we want to keep everyone safe and healthy!
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Newton Cemetery will continue to provide cremation and burial services to customers as cemeteries and crematories are designated as businesses that provide essential services related to COVID-19 and may continue to operate.
Click on the link below for important information about how Newton Cemetery is currently operating due to COVID-19.
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March 16, 2020 - 9:00am

Click on the link below for important information concerning Newton Cemetery and COVID-19
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June 28, 2019 - 1:45pm

Newton Cemetery & Arboretum has renewed its Level II Accreditation by The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and The Morton Arboretum. The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program is the only global initiative to officially recognize arboreta at various levels of development, capacity, and professionalism. Newton Cemetery & Arboretum is also recognized as an accredited arboretum in the Morton Register of Arboreta, a database of the world’s arboreta and gardens dedicated to woody plants.
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Newton Cemetery & Arboretum

Newton Cemetery & Arboretum notable Mr. Joseph Lee is a 2019 Inductee of the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

March 27, 2019 - 8:00am

Newton Cemetery & Arboretum to participate in Collections Assessment for Preservation Program
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