Rugby Cemetery

North Ridge Road, Vermilion, Ohio

Rugby Cemetery is located on North Ridge Road, about one mile west of Mill Hollow Park. Contact the Township Superintendent of Labor, Scott Schmalz, at 440-670-1375 for cost, lot purchases, scheduling, or other services.

Grave Sites

Resident - $350.00 per grave site
Non-Resident - $500.00 per grave site

Rugby Cemetery

Headstones in Rugby Cemetery


Above ground headstones and monuments are permitted. Foundations for all headstones will be set by Township employees and a charge will be made. Only standard grave markers are allowed. Headstones are limited to 48 inches in length, 14 inches in width, and 36 inches in height.


Decorations are permitted if placed within one foot of the headstone and in such a manner as to permit mowing and trimming. Any faded, wilted, or out of season flowers, or anything else that the cemetery workers deem to be inappropriate will be removed from grave sites. Spring clean-up is March 15th to March 30th. Fall clean-up is November 1st to November 15th.


  • All grave decorations are placed at the owners risk.
  • Permanent planting of trees, shrubs, and flowers is not permitted.
  • No glass containers are allowed.
  • Resale or transfer of lots are to be made only to Township Trustees.
  • Opening and closing of graves and cost of graves are to be paid in full prior to burial.
  • The cemetery is closed from dusk to dawn.
  • Driving or parking on the grass of the cemetery is prohibited.