The Stoneham Public Works Cemetery Department is responsible for maintenance and care of approximately 31 acres of grounds at the Lindenwood Cemetery. Department employees also assist in snow removal, emergency response and other Departmental functions as needed.
The specific functions of this Department include:
Laying out burial lots, preparing lots for burial, and coordinating and assisting in burials
Maintaining and improving the grounds at Lindenwood Cemetery
Installing foundations and repairing and maintaining grave sites
Conducting seasonal maintenance of grounds, including mowing grass, fertilizing and aerating grounds
Pruning trees and completing spring and fall cleanup of grounds
Selling burial lots and maintaining cemetery records