Effective March 1, 2014
Path of Remembrance

Bench cremation lot, 10' x 18". Up to five cremations. $4,000

Section 81

Four-grave lots, monument-permitted: $7,000 ($1,750 per grave). Two-grave flush market lots: $2,400 ($1,200 per grave).

Section 82
  Monument-permitted lots, two-grave minimum: $3,500 ($1,750 per grave) Two-grave flush marker lots: $2,200 ($1,100 per grave) Monument-permitted north side $2,800 ($1,400 per grave)
Section 84-S
  Single-grave, small upright monument-permitted: $1,250. Cremation plot (4) upright tablet-permitted: $1,250. Single grave, flush marker only: $1,000.
Cremation Garden
  1. Grass lots 3' x 4', four cremation spaces, small monument-permitted: $2,500 to $8,000 depending on location.
  2. Grass lots 3' x 28", two cremation spaces, small monument permitted: $2,500 to $3,500, depending on location.
  3. Granite Walkway Stones: Stone included, engraving is extra. Stone for one cremation: $1,500 to $2,000. Larger stone for two cremations: $3,000 to $4,000.
  4. Columbarium: Two cremation spaces range from $3,000 to $4,000. Engraving is extra. See image.
(A columbarium is an above-ground structure for permanent placement of cremations). Click HERE for our columbarium policy.
Estate Lots
  Estate lots and mausoleum lots are available. Please inquire.
(Included in the prices of lots is a one-time perpetual care fee to ensure that the cemetery continues to be financially sound and properly maintained forever.)
Additional Grave Fee Considerations
Flower curbing installations are no longer permitted in River Bend Cemetery
  If existing flower curbing needs removal for burial: $125
Foundations are installed by the cemetery under all memorials. Price is according to size at 55.5 cents per square inch.
  Research for genealogy: $10 minimum, $15 per half hour. .
There are no interments or grave openings on Sundays, New Years Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving, or Christmas.
Interment Charges for Casket Burials

Adult: $1,000


Infants/Children: $50 minumum


River Bend Vault (grave liner) and installation: $550


River Bend Vault (as above) with seal and painted cover: $650


Outside Vault installation charge: $250


Additional charge for Saturday interments or grave openings: $550


Additional charge for Victory or Columbus Day: $550


Tents for interments or cremations: $200


Wilbert Way coordination fee: $150

Burial Charges for Cremations

Cremation burial scheduled, includes urn vault*: $700


Cremation burial unscheduled, includes urn vault*: $625


Sealed urn vault (optional), additional charge: $100


Saturday cremation burial, additional charge: $325


Cremation burial on Victory or Columbus Day, additional charge: $325


*Standard size urn vault above is 9" long x 9" wide x 14" deep. Add $100 for 18" long x 9" wide x 14" deep

Right to Interment

The above costs are for the first burial in a grave. Additional interments are allowed on the same grave through cremation burials. The Right to interment fee for each additional burial on the same grave is $300.

Important Regulations

An order for interment requires 12 working hours notice.


All outside vaults except Wilbert Way to be delivered the day prior to funeral.

  Cremation urn must fit 9" long x 9" wide x 14" deep liner. Larger sizes must be requested.
  All interment charges must be paid prior to burial. Burial lots must be paid prior to use. Perpetual care when not previously paid is $3.00 per square foot.
  For two cremation burials at the same time and in the same vault: regular charge for one, the second charge is $300 for the recording fee.
  All prices are subject to change per the Board of Trustees.
©2012 River Bend Cemetery Company, 117 Beach Street, Westerly, RI 02891, 401-596-2724