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A new facility for above-ground burial

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Masoleum project at Calvary Cemetery similar to the one at Arbor Vitae

A yearlong project by the Madera Cemetery District that aimed to provide more above-ground burial options for Madera County residents will culminate with a dedication ceremony on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m.

The board of trustees will present the new mausoleum project at Calvary Cemetery, 28447 Ave. 14.

The two new black, granitefront mausoleums are a continuation of the design used at Arbor Vitae Cemetery. They will accommodate 144 single crypts and 48 companion crypts, and will surround an interment space next to the Cappelluti Garden and mausoleum area.

The project’s cost is $455,000...


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