City Cemeteries

The City of Valparaiso owns and maintains three cemeteries: Memorial Park, Maplewood, and Union Street.

Cemetery Regulations & Guidelines:

To Purchase a Burial Plot

There are currently plots available in Memorial Park Cemetery. To purchase a burial plot, please do the following:
  1. Contact our office at (219)462-4612 to set up a time to meet at the cemetery to choose a plot.
  2. Upon your selection, you will receive a description of the plot, which you may take to the funeral home of your choosing or City Hall at:
    166 W. Lincolnway
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
  3. If you are pre-planning, you will pay for your plots at City Hall, where you will also receive a deed for the plot.

General Rules & Regulations

  • Foundations are required for all headstones
  • No decorating of trees or bushes
  • Decorations are to be placed on the foundation, not in the grass
  • No in-ground planting of trees, shrubs, bushes, plants, or flowers
  • The City of Valparaiso is not responsible for theft or vandalism
  • Water is not available on site