Greenwood Union Cemetery

215 North Street
Rye, NY 10580

Phone: 914-967-0095
FAX: 914-967-3386

Email:  info@greenwoodunion.org

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Memorial Garden 


The Memorial Garden is now completed. Crypts and niches are available for purchase.  Please call the cemetery office for more information or to make an appointment.


Grave sales are still available in an older section of the cemetery.

Prices start at $4,750.00. Please contact the office for complete pricing and regulations.



Sales Information


  1. Price of graves start at $3,500.00 each for single graves and $7,000.00 for two grave plots.  For larger standard plots the price is $3,500.00 per grave.  The double depth graves in the new Overlook area start at $4,000 and up.  Call for information.

  2. Permanent maintenance (grass cutting, leaf pickup and snow plowing) is included in purchase price.

  3. Opening charge is not included in purchase price.

  4. Artificial flowers, Styrofoam decorations, picture frames, solar lights, balloons, candles, statues etc. are prohibited. Only fresh flowers are allowed on graves.  If objects are placed on the graves, other than fresh flowers, they will be removed by the cemetery personnel without notice.

  5. Other than the planting mentioned below, decorating is limited to freshly cut flowers, potted plants and in the winter (December & January) wreaths and evergreen boughs.

  6. Gardening care can be arranged.

  7. No planting is permitted around footstones.

  8. Corner posts marking the boundaries of a lot are permitted on two grave and larger lots.


  1. Single-depth single graves are 3'4" wide and 10' long. Flush markers (flat on the ground) 20" by 10' in dimensions or flush veteran's markers are permitted. Planting of any kind is prohibited.

  2. Two grave (single-depth) plots are 6'8" wide and 10' long. Flat markers, three feet by one foot in dimensions and four inches in height above the ground are permitted. Planting is limited to a low border of pachysandra, myrtle, ivy or similar ground cover and annual plants. No shrubs, regardless of size are permitted.

  3. Three grave (single-depth) plots are ten feet by ten feet. An upright monument, not to exceed four feet in width and ten square feet in total face area is permitted. A low border of planting around the stone and two dwarf evergreens or other suitable shrubs beside the monument are permitted.