Patrick T. Reardon, “One Lively Cemetery,” Chicago Tribune

“Exuberance isn’t a word that usually comes to mind with regard to American burial grounds … At the Town of Maine Cemetery in Park Ridge, however, the graves aren’t invisible. They explode with color and shape, with flowers and toys, with statues and wind chimes, bushes and benches – celebrating lives with unparalleled … exuberance.”

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Cemetery Rules and Regulations

The Rules and Regulations governing the Cemetery property (lots, interments, headstones, planting of trees, etc.) are available at the Office and can also be downloaded here.

Cemetery Gate House 100th Anniversary in 2015

The Town of Maine Cemetery Gate House marks its 100th Anniversary in 2015. See Press Release (January 12, 2015) here.