Utica Cemetery Association

Cemetery Rules

Effective January 1, 2014

Flowers and ornaments to be kept within 14 inches of front side only of monument. No ornamentation of flowers to be placed on the sides of backside of monuments.  Anything found beyond the 14 inch requirement, will be removed by Cemetery Personnel. 

All funeral flowers are to be removed in a timely fashion.

No trees or bushes of any sort are to be planted.

No balloons.  No glass of any kind.

Benches are to be kept in line with monuments as much as possible.

One bunch of artificial flowers per grave is permitted after May 1st until November’s winter cleanup.

All monuments must be of stone or granite and erected on a foundation of concrete. 

No permanent wood cross of any kind.

Any and all ornamentation is subject to review by the Utica Cemetery Association.

Grave blankets and wreaths cannot be placed before November 15th and must be removed by the first week of April.

No dogs allowed.