St. Joseph Cemetery & Chapel Mausoleum
522 Terryville Avenue
Bristol, CT 06010
Administrator: Rev. Iván D. Ramirez
Manager: Daniel Skinner
Sales: Peter Tallardy
Admin. Assistant: Karen Burke
Dear Parishioners and Visitors of St. Joseph Cemetery:
We are going through some difficult times right now. However, we still have an obligation to serve our families. Per Governor Lamont’s order, we are considered an “essential business”. Like you, we have been actively following the news regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). While we understand that the rapidly evolving situation is alarming to all of us, we would like to assure you that the safety and well-being of all of you and our staff is the top priority for St. Joseph Cemetery.
I would like to share with you the steps we have taking to ensure your safety:
A deep cleaning of all cemetery buildings was performed this week.
We ask if you have any questions regarding locating of family members or loved ones that you kindly contact us via telephone (860) 589 – 2105 or Email [email protected] and we will be happy to assist you.
If you need to purchase a plot or niche please make an appointment during our office hours Monday thru Friday 8am – 4pm Saturday by Appointment Only.
By calling ahead we can prepare our office for your arrival by disinfecting and wiping down all necessary areas.
If you have any questions, please contact us at (860) 589-2105.
All winter decorations must be removed from all cemeteries by March 15. Artificial spring flowers are allowed now thru-April 30. No artificial flowers will be allowed from May 1 thru November 1. Potted plants and flower boxes on both monument and non-monument lots are allowed only during the (10) day period following Palm & Easter Sunday, Mother’s & Father’s Day and Memorial day.
REMINDER: Mulch beds, borders, fencing of any description are not permitted. All planting in front of monuments are to be within the cemetery guide lines – NOT TO EXCEED 8-10 inches. Individual flags are permitted on Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day. Planting of flowers on flush marker graves is not permitted.
Please obtain a copy of cemetery rules and regulations from the cemetery office.