Mount Pleasant Cemetery

Mount Pleasant Cemetery is the oldest historic place in Erie and is one of the last remaining prairie cemeteries in the United States. The rich history and incredible mountain views make for a highly coveted final resting place. 

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The easy to use cemetery search tool is your resource to finding a grave-site for your ancestor as well as dates of birth, death, and burial. Additionally, available burial sites are searchable for reservation and purchase.
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Purchase a Burial Plot - Suspended until June 2021

Burial plots purchases have been suspended until further notice. Burials may still occur with previously purchased plots.

Schedule a Burial

To request a Burial on a previously purchased plot please complete and submit the Cemetery Burial Request form for a previously purchased plot. 

A representative from the Town Clerk's Office will contact you to schedule an appointment  discuss options and submit required documents and payment (full burial: $800, cremains $250, burials after 3 p.m. or on Saturday $550).

Please note:

  • Services are not offered on Sundays or Holidays
  • One weeks' notice is respectfully requested

Monument Permit Request

To request a permit for placement of a monument on a plot please complete the Cemetery Monument Permit form and email to Town Clerk.