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We consider our grounds to be a beautiful place to celebrate life. Whether you’re attending a service, visiting a memorial or finding peace in nature, we welcome you.Whether you want to honor life or take in nature, find everything you need.

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Whether you’re acting in the moment or planning ahead, we’re here to guide you.

Pre-planning lets your loved ones focus on honoring life instead of hashing out details. Learn the choices you can make now, so a future funeral becomes more of a celebration than a burden.

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A Ministry of Consolation

Here’s a brief overview of the options available to you. Only you can decide what is best for your family. Our Family Advisors can give you information that will help you make an informed, unhurried decision that's right for you and your family, at the right time for you.

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Albany Diocesan Cemeteries serve the church by spanning the kingdom now present and the kingdom yet to come. It gently teaches the Christian belief in the resurrection through the witness of lives gone before us, marked with the sign of faith. In addition, our cemeteries offer graveside services, cemetery tours, memorial masses, art classes, gallery events, and more. You will find the beauty and solace you are seeking in our cemeteries when you choose Albany Diocesan Cemeteries.

When searching for burial spaces or cremation options, we can help you choose amongst traditional burial, community mausoleums with crypt and niches, columbarium niches, private mausoleums, private family estates, lawn crypts, and even natural green burial. 

If you choose cremation, we have burial and above ground interment spaces for the ashes or urns. Explore your options including cremation urn gardens, columbariums, cremation benches, and mausoleum niches. With cremation, loved ones like to visit a location for permanent memorialization where they can feel close to their loved one and help work through their loss. 

Albany Diocesan Cemeteries offers green burials for those who want to reduce their carbon footprint. 

Of course, you can always rely on a customized memorial from the Catholic Monument Design Center, offering a variety of granite memorials and bronze grave markers that we have available for purchase from the finest manufacturers. 

Albany Diocesan Cemeteries is proud to serve families with cemetery locations in  Albany, Schenectady, Rensselaer, Menands, Niskayuna, Colonie, Glenmont, Troy, Delmar, Rotterdam, Watervliet, Glenville, Waterford, Coeymans and Coxsackie. Start now with pre-need services by getting your plans on record. Then, once the death occurs, your family will not have to make tough last-minute decisions if you have the plans laid out for them.

Albany Diocesan Cemeteries has a number of locations spread throughout the area for your convenience: St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands; Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery; St. Mary's Cemetery, Troy; Our Lady of Angels Cemetery; Holy Sepulchre Cemetery; Calvary Cemetery; Sts. Cyril and Method Cemetery; Holy Cross Cemetery; St. Joseph’s Cemetery; St. Patrick's Cemetery, Coeymans; St. Agnes Cemetery, Cohoes; St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Watervliet; St. Mary’s Cemetery, Schenectady; St. Anthony’s Cemetery; St. Mary’s Cemetery, Coxsackie; Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery; St. John’s Cemetery; Immaculate Conception Cemetery; St. John the Baptist Cemetery; and St. Jean Baptiste Cemetery. Call today to get started on planning your cemetery needs. 

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