The New St. Mary Cemetery is located on St. Mary’s Avenue, just off of Montgomery Street in Marietta. Our cemetery is a beautiful and well-maintained resting ground for our loved ones. (For information about the Old St. Mary Cemetery, see the bottom of the page.)
REGULATIONS: The Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption has developed this set of regulations for decorations at St. Mary Cemetery. The intent of these regulations is to preserve the beauty of the consecrated grounds that we have to honor the memory of our loved ones. Regulations for Decorations at St Mary Cemetery
SPECIAL CEREMONIES: Holy Mass is celebrated in St. Mary Cemetery each Memorial Day. Our Annual Rosary Procession also takes place at the cemetery. This beautiful celebration, taking place on the evening of the Solemnity of the Assumption (August 15), the patronal feast day of our Basilica, includes a Candlelight Procession with the Blessed Sacrament while the Holy Rosary is prayed in five different languages. Benediction with the Blessed Sacrament concludes the celebration.
DIRECTIONS: Follow Montgomery Street past 8th Street and veer left onto St. Mary’s Avenue. The cemetery will be just up the road. (For Google Map location, click here.)