At a cemetery, lives are commemorated, deaths are recorded, families are reunited, memories are made tangible and love is undisguised.  Communities pay their respect, families bestow reverence, historians seek information and our heritage is thereby enriched.

Testimonies of devotion, pride and remembrance are carved in stone to pay warm tribute to accomplishments and to the life - not death - of a loved one.  The cemetery is homeland for family memorials that are a sustaining source of comfort to the living.

A cemetery is a history of people; a perpetual record of yesterday and a sanctuary of peace and quiet today. A cemetery exists because every life is worth remembering - always. As a convenience we have included a listing of many of the local cemeteries in our area. A growing number of cemeteries are beginning to publish their own web sites to allow visitors to learn more about their services, fees and applicable bylaws.

Delmar

Bethlehem Cemetery  
Kenwood and Elsmere Aves., Delmar NY 12054

Phone: (518) 439-2394

Mailing address: P.O. Box 456, Glenmont, NY 12077

Website: http://www.bethlehemcemetery.com


Glenmont

Calvary Cemetery  
481 Route 9W, Glenmont NY 12077

Phone: (518) 463-0134

Website: http://www.rcdacemeteries.org


Holy Spirit Lutheran Cemetery  

Feura Bush Rd., Glenmont, NY 12077
Phone: (518) 434-4465

Contact: Robert F. Kohinke


Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery  

Jolley Rd., Glenmont, NY 12077
Phone: (518) 463-0134
Fax: (518) 427-8035
Website: http://www.rcdacemeteries.org


St. Matthew's Lutheran Cemetery  

Glenmont Rd., Glenmont NY 12077
Phone: (518) 436-8672
Contact: St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 75 Whitehall Rd., Albany, NY 12209


Selkirk

Elmwood Cemetery  
P.O. Box 402, Route 9W, Selkirk NY 12158
Phone: (518) 899-2829
Contact: Wayne Malary


Clarksville

Onesquethaw Cemetery  
1889 Tarrytown Road Clarksville NY 12041
Phone: (518) 756-9670
Contact: Joseph T. Hogan


Feura Bush

Jerusalem Cemetery  
Old Quarry and Collabeck Roads, Feura Bush, NY 12067
Phone: (518) 439-7190
Email: jerusalemcemetery@yahoo.com

Contact: Matt Murphy Secretary/Treasurer

Mailing address: 1415 Indian Fields Rd., Feura Bush, NY 12067-1711


South Bethlehem

Mount Pleasant Cemetery  
Route 396, South Bethlehem, NY
Phone: (518) 767-2903
Contact: James Neenan


New Scotland

New Scotland Cemetery  
478 New Scotland South Road, POB 265 New Scotland NY

Mailing address: P.O. Box 265, Slingerlands, NY 12159


New Salem

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery  
New Scotland Road, New Salem, NY


Menands

Albany Rural Cemetery  
Cemetery Ave. Menands NY 12204
Phone: (518) 463-7017
Fax: (518) 463-0785
Website: http://www.albanyruralcemetery.org

St. Agnes Cemetery  
48 Cemetery Ave. Menands NY 12204
Phone: (518) 463-0134
Fax: (518) 427-8035
Website: http://www.rcdacemeteries.org


Colonie

Memory Gardens Cemetery  
983 Watervliet Shaker Road Colonie NY 12205
Phone: (518) 869-9506
Fax: (518) 869-0818
Website: http://www.memorysgarden.org

St. John's Lutheran Cemetery  
303 Sand Creek Rd. Colonie NY 12205
Phone: (518) 459-8044


Schuylverville

Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery  
200 Duell Rd. Schuylverville NY 12871
Phone: (518) 581-9128
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEMs/nchp/geraldbhsolomonsaratoga.asp


Albany

Graceland Cemetery  
680 Delaware Ave. Albany NY 12209
Phone: 518-463-8408
Website: http://www.graceland-cemetery.com/