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Information & Guidelines
In formulating these rules and regulations, it has been our desire to offer as much freedom of choice as possible while still preserving those regulations necessary to maintaining a high standard of beauty and efficiency. We sincerely hope that you will assist us in this effort by adhering to these rules. We also solicit your comments and suggestions regarding general maintenance and operating procedures.
Lot Ownership & Privileges
B. Descent & Inheritance of Burial Rights:Upon the death of a lot owner, the lot descends to those named in his or her will or to his or her heirs as designated by law. Clearfield City Corporation shall in no way be held responsible for a failure to properly determine the legal successor-ship of the said lot owner. The heirs are entitled to the same use of the lot as the original owners and are bound by the same rules and regulations.
B. Advance Payment of Burial Fee: No grave will be opened until the charges are paid.
C. Hours When Burials Permitted: No funeral or interment will be allowed in the cemetery on Sunday. On all other days, funerals will be allowed between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm. Additional charges will be made for interments after 3:30 p.m., and on Saturday or holidays.
D. Excavating: The cemetery manager or someone employed by the cemetery is in complete charge of every interment. No grave shall be opened or filled, refilled, or sodded except by the employees of the cemetery under the direction of the cemetery manager.
E. Errors May Be Corrected: The cemetery manager shall have the right to correct any errors that may be made, either in making interment, or disinterment, or in the description or transfer of any interment property.
Regulation Access & Conduct
B. Improper conduct is prohibited. Clearfield Memorial Park has been dedicated for the burial of the dead. Any behavior or conduct not in keeping with this purpose is expressly forbidden.
C. The speed limit is 10 m.p.h. Vehicles must keep on driveways while in the cemetery. Only authorized vehicles allowed on turf.
D. Animals are prohibited on cemetery grounds (service animals are exempt).
E. No smoking/vaping, alcohol or drugs are allowed on Memorial Park grounds.
Decoration of Graves
B. Cemetery staff reserves the right to remove all flowers, wreaths, or other decorations from graves:
1. At least ten (10) days after holidays and interments.
2. Every Wednesday April through October, weather permitting.
3. The second Wednesday of every month November through March, weather permitting.
C. Families desiring to retain decorations must remove them before 6:30 a.m. Wednesday.
D. Recognized holidays are: Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day, Father’s Day, Independence Day, Pioneer Day, Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day.
E. Flower containers of wire and metal frames or anchors, boxes, jars, cans, or bottles are not be permitted.
F. Artificial flowers may not be placed on the ground with the exception of holidays.
G. Fresh cut flowers are permitted in a sunken vase anytime. Sunken vase must be located in marker mow strip.
H. No planting of any type of plant material or digging or disturbing the sod within the cemetery will be permitted.
I. Please leave flowers, plants or objects that have been left by other visitors. Those who remove decorations left by others will be subject to criminal penalties.
B. Markers shall be at the head of the grave. All markers shall be required to have a 4″ wide x 4” deep (minimum) concrete mow strip flush to the ground.
B. Power of Cemetery Manager: The cemetery manager, subject to the direction of the city council, has entire charge of the cemetery. The cemetery manager may take such action as necessary in order to protect the property of the graves and lot owners and the cemetery from injury to the appearance of the lots, graves, and grounds.
C. Prices and Changes: Prices of lots will be furnished by the cemetery management. For information on prices, please call (801) 525-2790.
D. Liability of Cemetery: Clearfield Memorial Park personnel will at all times exercise diligence and reasonable care in the protection of the rights of the property of the lot owners and visitors of the cemetery.
E. Alteration and Repeal of Rules: Clearfield Memorial Park reserves the right to make, amend and repeal the rules and regulations of the cemetery and to make exceptions thereto, but such exceptions shall not amend or repeal any rule or regulation.