In conjunction with our churches and the State of Rhode Island's lifting of restrictions, our Catholic Cemeteries are allowed to increase the number of people at our committal services. Our St. Ann's and St. Joseph's Cemeteries are allowed 45 people, all others will be 20 people.
Due to high winds and heavy rains scheduled for today, all Catholic Cemeteries will close their gates at 4:30 for the safety of our families and staff. Everyone stay home and stay safe. We are all in this together.
In light of the growing coronavirus crisis in Rhode Island, in response to the request of public officials, and upon the recommendation of health experts, the Catholic Cemeteries Office will be closed until further notice. Staff will be available to answer any question. We can be reached at 401-944-8383. All Holy Week Masses are cancelled until further notice.
The Office of Catholic Cemeteries for the Diocese of Providence is offering crypts and niches for sale in a new mausoleum that is designed to evoke the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul in Providence.
In observance of New Years, the Diocesan Office of Catholic Cemeteries and all cemeteries' offices will close at 2:00 P.M. on New Year's Eve and will be closed January 1st, New Year's Day. Cemeteries will remain open for visitations. A Happy and Blessed New Year to you and yours!