Mount Avon Cemetery

Location of the Cemetery

Mount Avon Cemetery is located in Rochester. It is bounded north and south by First Street and Third Street, and east and west by Taylor Street and Wilcox Street.

Map of Mount Avon Cemetery

Lot Sales (new fee structure to go into effect May 1, 2019)

Lot sales are restricted to residents of Rochester and Rochester Hills for their personal use or for use by members of their immediate families. A new fee structure will become effective May 1, 2019, information on new fees will be posted here when it becomes available.

Lot prices in effect until April 30, 2019:
  • $600 - Flush marker section
  • $750 - Monument section (no longer for sale)
  • $100 - Infant spaces
  • $800 - Columbarium niche
Lot Sale Brochure

Columbarium Brochure

Cemetery Clean Up Dates:

Spring clean up begins on April 1st of each year, and Fall clean up begins on November 1st of each year.

All personal items must be removed by these dates, including: pots, shepherd hooks, personal items, etc. City staff will remove everything from spaces beginning on these dates. The City will not be responsible for lost items. 


Requests to purchase spaces, to schedule a burial, and questions regarding the installation of markers should be directed to the City Clerk. To facilitate these requests you may use the following forms:


Contact the Clerk's Office at (248) 651-9061 for more information on burials and services.