Gate of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, Diocese of Hamilton

Gate of Heaven Catholic CemeterySection 2

Section 2 is comprised of several distinct areas that offer different types of burials.

Section 2 – Adult Single

Section 2 offers burial sites where the actual grave location is determined by the cemetery at time of need. Each individual grave will accommodate a maximum of three interments in one of the following combinations: 2 caskets and 1 cremation urn (provided the first casket is interred at extra-depth), 1 casket and 2 cremation urns, 3 cremation urns. Graves in Section 2 may be memorialized with a bronze marker installed flush to the ground.

Section 2A – Veterans

Section 2A offers burial sites for veterans of war. Spouses of veterans are welcome to be buried together.Graves in Section 2A may be memorialized with a bronze marker installed flush to the ground.

Section 2B – Children

This section offers burial spaces for infants and young children. Due to grave size restrictions, caskets must not be longer than 54 inches. Graves may be memorialized with bronze markers installed flush to the ground.

Section 2C – Cremation

Section 2C offers burial lots specifically for the in-ground interment of cremation urns. Each lot can accommodate up to two cremation urns and may be memorialized with a bronze marker installed flush to the ground.