Regulations
  • Flowers may be placed up to 14” from the marker on the graveside.
  • Bushes may be planted in the same row as the marker. Please check with the grounds crew first.
  • Things that are not allowed:

  • Aggregate
    Chips or mulch
    Gravel
    Borders
    Fencing Rose Bushes
    Bricks
    Glass
    Peonies
  • The cemetery reserves the right to remove old flowers, shrubs or faded decorations that are not maintained.
  • The cemetery is not responsible for vandalism or theft.
  • Spring clean-up is in March.
  • Fall clean-up is in October.
  • Clean up dates will be posted on the sign inside the front gates 1 month prior to clean-up. Again do not put up borders because they will be removed.
  • Please contact Jerry on the grounds or Kristi and Susan in the office with any needs you may have.
  • Please contact Kristi or Susan for decorating in the Veterans Section.

Southlawn Cemetery
61300 U.S 31 South
South Bend, IN 46614
(574) 291-3782
fax # (574) 291-3497

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