Burial Arrangements & Fees
The fees below are in effect as of January 1, 2022.
|Sale of Sections||Fee|
|Adult (full-sized space)||$850.00|
|Cremation-Only Sized Space (only have a few)||$425.00|
|Infant (spaces in Babyland only, ages 5 & under)||$425.00|
|Veteran in Veteran's Section (Resident)1||$0|
|Veteran in Veteran's Section (full-sized space, non-resident)||$750.00|
|Veteran's Spouse (full-sized space)||$750.00|
|Veteran in Vet's Section (cremation-sized space, non-resident)||$375.00|
|Veteran's Spouse (cremation-sized space)||$375.00|
Double Niche 5
|Opening & Closing Graves||Fee|
|Infant - Weekdays2||$425.00|
|Cremation - Weekdays2,3||$550.00|
|Adult (cremation buried in lot)4||$750.00|
|Setting of Stones||Fee|
|Veteran in Veteran's Section||$100.00|
|Veteran not in Veteran's Section||$125.00|
|Lot Location & Inspection Fee for Foundations||$25.00|
|Fee for a Copy of Certificate of Interment Rights||$20.00|
|Lot or Niche Transfer Fee||$30.00|
1 To qualify for the resident rate, a driver’s license, recent utility bill or voter registration must be provided that shows the deceased lived within Newton city limits within 90 days of death; along with a copy of their DD214 papers.
2 Any weekday closing of graves that begin after 2:30 pm will incur and additional $100.00 fee; Saturdays additional $200.00; Sundays and Holidays additional $400.00.
3 $50.00 for each additional cremation opening & closing in same section and on same day.
4 The City of Newton is not liable for damages that occur to the vault or urn.
5 Niche purchases include bronze name plaque and opening/closing to place urn.