|Catholic Cemeteries of Long Island wanted to provide families with an update on steps and changes instituted at our cemeteries due to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. We are continuing to monitor the situation to ensure we are following all guidelines issued by the CDC and local government to ensure the safest environment possible.
All of the below steps will remain in effect until further notice. At this time, there are no changes in visitation hours at any of our burial sites or mausoleums, or to our cemetery rules and regulations as they relate to visits. Cemetery gates will remain open from 8 AM to 5 PM daily, with mausoleum buildings closing at 4:30 PM.
To recap, as the crisis first started to unfold, we took certain steps within our control, including:
As of April 1st, we are ramping up with further steps, including:
Please refer to the website for additional updates. For assistance or additional information, please call the cemetery office. Thank you for your understanding as we all try to navigate through this difficult time as safely as possible.
Updated April 3, 2020