City Cemeteries

The Cemetery staff is dedicated to meeting the needs of families, friends and those coping with the death of a family member, close friend, or business associate. It is our goal to maintain a warm, serene setting for eternal remembrance. Our courteous and compassionate personnel strive to provide service in a timely and efficient manner and to assist during a time of grief and sadness.

City of Grand Junction Municipal Cemeteries (Orchard Mesa)

The Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for burials in, and the care and maintenance of, the cemeteries on Orchard Mesa. The Municipal Cemetery includes a Cremation Garden, the Rose Scattering Garden, a columbarium, and the Memorial Tree Forest to provide options other than in-ground casket burial. 

City of Grand Junction Crown Point Cemetery

Crown Point Cemetery has large shrubs, trees, flowers and a less formal atmosphere than the Orchard Mesa municipal cemeteries, it offers a quiet serene setting for eternal remembrance. Containing 651 grave spaces, with many dating back to the 1850s and over 25 veterans buried here. Crown Point Cemetery is a place to remember the lost and to reflect the history and character of the community.

Regulations

There are no pets allowed in the city cemeteries. Please go to the Rules and Regulations (PDF) for more on this rule and other rules and regulations in the city cemeteries. For more information about the Cemeteries, please email Mike Vendegna or call 970-244-1550.