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Cemeteries

 



Ordinance No. 33: Cemeteries (2012/Amended 2013/Addendums:2016)


Click here for the History of Township cemeteries.



Spring Township Cemetery Cleaning * April 1st-15th 2017


Reminder: Spring Cleaning April 1st 2017.

Grave decorations need to be cleared by April 1st, please. Remove any decorations you would like to save by these dates, and withhold new decorations until April 15th. This will allow the contractor to properly clean up the cemeteries. Thank you!



Increase in Cost of Cemetery Plots * June 10, 2015


Approved at the June 10, 2015 Board Meeting (Effective July 1, 2015): Cost per grave site is $275 for township residents and $450 for non-residents. Purchases are handled by the township clerk, Denice Combs. Her office hours are Mon., Wed., Friday 9 a.m.-1p.m.

Questions? Call Denice at 517-547-7786.

Cemetary Fees as of March 30th, 2017



Saving of Cemetery Lots Ceases


Action taken at a Township Board meeting on August 13, 2014, required that reservation of cemetery lots, not paid for, cease.  Persons who reserved lots but did not pay for the lots in Greens, Quaker or Rollin Center  cemeteries had until November 25, 2014, Tuesday to identify the reserved lot (s) and pay the Township in full for the lots.   Lots that had been reserved and not paid for have been offered for sale after that date.



Name: Brownell Cemetery
Location:North Rollin Road and Manitou Beach Road


Name: Fitts Cemetery
Location:West of the village of Rollin maybe on Steward Road near where Morehouse Grave is located

Name: Green's Lakeside Cemetery
Location:South of Devils Lake off Manitou Road, west of Round Lake Hwy.
Contact:Rollin Township Clerk 517-547-7786


Cost of graves in all township cemeteries:  Residents $250. per grave; and Non-Residents: $475. per grave.

Grave decorations need to be cleared by April 1 and October 1 each year.  Please remove any decorations you would like to save by these dates, and withhold new decorations until April 15, and October 15.  This will allow the contractor to properly clean up the cemeteries in the spring and fall. 

(See the end of the article linked at the bottom of this page for a history of this cemetery.)



Green's Cemetery Veterans Memorial


Many thanks to all who donated to the Green's Cemetery Veterans Memorial Fund. Two granite benches have been purchased using money from the fund.

The beautiful gardens surrounding the memorial were donated and have been maintained by the Land and Lake Ladies Club (LLLC). Many thanks to them for their contributions.

Click on photo to see a larger view.

mem flag sign Green's Cemetery Veteran's Memorial May 2012

Click here for LLLC's Greens Memorial Garden Facebook page.



Name: Morehouse Grave
Location:West of the village of Rollin on Hillside near where Fitts Cemetery used to be


Click here for the History of Township cemeteries.


 

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