Cemetery Rules

  • All plantings must be in a container
  • Decorations are allowed from May 1-September 1 & on national holidays.
  • Vandals will be prosecuted
  • Chester Township reserves the right to remove any unauthorized plantings, and any displays or monuments which have become damaged, unsightly or a maintenance problem.

A complete list of regulations can be found in the Cemetery Ordinance.

Burial Rights may be purchased for $100.00 at McNitt or Bennett Cemeteries. No burials sites are currently available at Big Springs. Please contact the Township Office for further information.