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Effective July 1, 2020
          City of Ames Municipal Code Appendix A - Cemetery Rules, Regulations and Fees

LOTS
Adult     $599.20 + $149.80 perpetual care1 = $749.00/space
Infant    $150.00 + $50.00 perpetual care1 = $200.00/space

COLUMBARIUM NICHE
Niche, Interment, and Plaque     $2500.00 ($256.80 for perpetual care1

INTERMENT - Regular
Adult      $749.00
Infant     $250.00
Weekend/Holiday - Adult2     $1043.25
Weekend/Holiday - Infant2     $350.00
For interments that require winter rate, add:  $200.00

INTERMENT - Cremation
Weekday      $428.00
Weekend/Holiday2     $508.25
For interments that require winter rate, add:   $200.00

DISINTERMENT
Based on actual cost of time and materials. 
Minimum charge is 2 x current charge for interment. 

MARKERS & MEMORIALS
Installation service charge     $25.00 each 

 

1 The perpetual care fund is an irrevocable trust.
   Monies deposited into the perpetual care fund are non-refundable. (Iowa Code 523I.807)

2  City of Ames holidays are:
          New Year's Day
          President's Day
          Memorial Day
          Independence Day
          Labor Day
          Veterans Day
          Two (2) days at Thanksgiving
          Two (2) days at Christmas
          (Res. #04-158, 4-27-04)