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Our Story

The Massachusetts Cemetery Association was founded in 1944 and incorporated in 1970.

The Massachusetts Cemetery Association is an educational association that represents the interests of all cemeterians in the state.

A non-profit organization, its purpose is to:


Promote the advancement of knowledge in the operation and maintenance of cemeteries


Facilitate the exchange of information


Create and maintain high ethical standards in the conduct of cemetery administration


secure the advantages to be obtained by mutual cooperation


Member Meetings

There are four meetings open to the membership during the year. In September, a suppliers exposition and clambake is held. Two luncheon meetings, in the fall and winter host a guest speaker whose topic is of interest to our industry and in April of each year, the annual meeting and seminar is a full day event.