Greenwood Union Cemetery

215 North Street
Rye, NY 10580

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

Email:  info@greenwoodunion.org

Latest  News  

The water on the cemetery grounds will be turned off on November 1, 2017. 

Please note that the cemetery office will be CLOSED on Friday Nov. 10, 2017 for Veteran's Day. NO BURIALS.  The office will be open on Saturday Nov. 11, 2017 from 9am-12noon.

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

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

Proposed Memorial Garden

Greenwood Union has plans underway for construction of a beautiful Memorial Garden. See the proposal here.

Service Charges

Charges effective January 1, 2017.

Permanent Maintenance Fee included in Regular Service Charge for each interment.
Authorized by NYS Division of Cemeteries 
NYS Assessment Fee  $5.00


Interments & Disinterments


Weekdays: Burial Hours 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 Adult Regular Depth
Extra Depth
 Child Case 2'6" to 5' Regular Depth
Extra Depth

Cremated Remains or Infant (Casket to 2'6")
With Service

Additional Charge for Wooden Outer Case


 Disinterment   $1,955.00


Saturdays: Burial Hours 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Adult  Regular $1,840.00
  Extra Depth $2,155.00
  Cremated Remains $980.00

 Interment charges include the use of a lowering device and an earth cover.


Additional Charges

Overtime  Weekdays Departure after 3 p.m. $145.00
  Saturdays Departure after 12 p.m. $180.00


Entombment in Receiving Vault

Placing Casket and Later Removal  $100.00
Crypt Rental - Three Months Minimum $150.00
Per Month After First Three Months $50.00

Casket must be sealed, or outside case must be lines with lead, zinc or copper, and sealed. No Exceptions.

Vault fees are payable in advance, but are refunded if grave or lot is purchased in GUC and removal of casket is completed within one month. If removal is not completed within one month, regular fees are charged in full. After the first three months, charges are on a monthly basis, payable in advance.


Miscellaneous Charges

Making Copy of Lost Deed  $30.00
Furnishing Detailed Geneological Data $20/hour
Ground Vase (Including Setting) $100.00
Temporary Marker $25.00
Deed Transfer $100.00
Tent for Burial Upon Request $100.00

Affidavit Fee for Foundation/Inscription


Recording fee






Regular Depth - Per Square Foot  $190.00
Minimum Charge $380.00
Setting Corner Posts $45.00
Inscription Supervisory Fee $50.00