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What to do on a warm afternoon?

Looking for something to do on a warm afternoon?  Do like these two:  grab your friend and a couple of chairs and umbrellas, and head to the cemetery for a little prayer and remembrance time.  We miss our loved ones.  But having a specific place that friends

Summer Seminarians

Each year as we add seasonal positions, we reserve 2 or 3 positions for seminarians.  This practice meets several objectives:  We typically get good, dedicated summer help, the seminarians get some practical experience in what it takes to operate a cemetery and minister to families who

CHI – Infant Interments

Twice per year Catholic Cemeteries - Archdiocese of Omaha partners with CHI Health and Heafey Hoffman Dvorak & Cutler Funeral Home to perform a charitable committal of infants lost to miscarriage.  Catholic Cemeteries provides at no cost to the families the community crypt space for

Holy Sepulchre Map Improvements

We have recently made enhancements to our on-line cemetery map for Holy Sepulchre. To view this new map: • go to www.Catholiccem.com, click on “Our Cemeteries”, • then click on “Holy Sepulchre”. • Scroll half way down and click on “show

Fall Colors

The leaves are beautiful this week.  But with the flutter of snowflakes starting to fall, so are the leaves.  Drive through this week to enjoy the colors.  And while here, say a prayer for the poor souls in purgatory, soon to see the full beauty

Last Supper Mural

The Last Supper mural is in and complete, including the border painting and the landscaping planted.  This 44" x 10' mural is located on the south side of the Chapel of the Apostles Mausoleum in Calvary Cemetery.  If you enter from the Mercy Street Road

NEW Rosary Columbarium (Cremation Spaces)

New Cremation niche spaces were added to the Rosary Columbarium in Calvary Cemetery in June. The Rosary columbarium, located a short distance from the Mercy Street entrance, and across from Chapel of the Apostles Mausoleum, has been very popular for several reasons: Easy