The Township has two cemetery locations. The Stickney Cemetery, with burials from the 1800’s and early 1900’s, is located on State Route 86. This cemetery is closed to additional burials. The Concord Cemetery, which was established in the 1930’s, is located on State Route 608 and has four sections, two of which are sold out. The fourth section of the Concord Cemetery was dedicated in 2004.
Wreaths Across America (WAA) Ceremony
Each December, on National Wreaths Across America Day, the mission to Remember and Honor those who served and their families, along with Teaching the next generation about the value of freedom, is carried in cemeteries across the nation.
In 2021 2.4 million veterans’ wreaths were placed at 3,137 participating location with the help of some two million volunteers, a third of which were children.
This year’s wreath laying ceremony will be held on December 17, 2022 at noon at the Concord Township Cemetery. Please help us to Remember, Honor and Teach by sponsoring a $15.00 wreath(s) for our veterans in our cemeteries. Go to www.wreathsacrossamerica.org/OH0164 or pick up a form in Town Hall or at the Community Center.
Wreaths Across America
The Concord Cemetery offers three burial alternatives; conventional full burials, in-ground cremation burials, and above-ground cremation burials.
For more information please refer to the 2022 Cemetery Rates document for pricing and 2022 Rules and Regulations for information regarding terms of sale agreement, burials, headstones, markers, monuments and decorations. All persons are subject to the rules and regulations.