Powells Lane, Old Westbury, NY 11568  |  (516) 434-2439


Development is underway at Queen of Peace Cemetery in Old Westbury. Queen of Peace is located just 2 miles north of Cemetery of the Holy Rood. Even though construction is still in the initial stages, a limited number of graves are now available for immediate purchase.  These graves will ensure that Catholic Cemeteries of Long Island can continue to fulfill our mission of serving the Catholic community of Nassau County.

The grounds in the initial burial section – Section 1 – were blessed by Bishop John O. Barres on Monday, May 4th, 2020. The Bishop’s blessing designated this section as “Sacred ground” and therefore appropriate for Catholic burials. Phase 1 of development, which will continue throughout calendar year 2021, will include the construction of our Chapel, Administration Building, Mausoleums, and our Maintenance Building.

A selection of single grave and double grave plots are currently available for purchase. Families interested in purchasing a plot at Queen of Peace should call (516) 434-2439 to set up an appointment with a Customer Sales and Service Representative. Please note that Queen of Peace will operate with restrictions on access and visitation while development continues on the property.

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Cemetery Visitation:
Visitation is currently limited and only available those who have a family member on the grounds. Please contact the cemetery office for more information.
If using GPS to locate the cemetery, please input 16 Powells Lane, Old Westbury as the address.

In the News
Queen of Peace Groundbreaking Ceremony (Newsday, 9/24/2020)
Queen of Peace Groundbreaking Ceremony (The Long Island Catholic Newsletter, 9/16/2020)