Calvary is home to many irreplaceable monuments, many date from the Victoria era (1837-1901). During that time, cemeteries were built to dispel some of the fear and bleakness associated with death and dying. The most famous collection of monuments at Calvary from that era are the large Angel monuments. It is the sacred duty of […]
Calvary treasures the importance of our loved ones memorials. Since 1872, Calvary has been caring for them, now numbering over 80,000. However, time and nature have caused some memorials to be in need of restoration to bring back their original grandeur. Calvary Cemetery is now pleased to offer memorial restoration services for bronze and granite […]
Please join Fr. Ethan Moore and Calvary Cemetery for our annual Memorial Day Mass on May 27 at 11am. For more information, please call the office (937) 293-1221, or, see our Facebook page.
The Board of Trustees of the Calvary Cemetery Association is pleased to announce the recipient of the annual God and Country scholarship is University of Dayton freshman Margaret Hovan. The scholarship is awarded annually to a student who is a military veteran, a current member of the armed services, or a family member of a […]
Calvary Cemetery is pleased to announce that Scott Wright, Community Outreach Director, had an article published in the February 2018 edition of “Catholic Cemetery,” the national magazine of the Catholic Cemetery Conference. He also took the picture that was used on the front cover of the magazine. Congratulations Scott and the entire Angel Night team […]
Join us on Thursday, November 30th from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for an evening of song and celebration.
Calvary Cemetery was pleased to host the Montgomery County OVI Task Force and Montgomery County Safe Communities for the “2017 Labor Day Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” press conference on August 16th. Attending the event were community leaders, Careflight, and local law enforcement officers from Dayton, Perry Township, Centerville, Huber Heights, Kettering, State Highway […]
Congratulations to Calvary staff member Scott Wright who recently attended the Catholic Cemetery Conference School of Leadership and Management Excellence at the University of Notre Dame, the CCC’s four year certificate program in Catholic Cemetery Management. Graduates of this program take courses in Technology, Management/ Human Resources, Leadership, Land Management/ General Operations, and Theology. This […]
Calvary Cemetery is pleased to announce that Mitchell Ward, Calvary’s staff Horticulturalist and ISA-Certified Arborist, recently completed the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ Tree Commission Academy. The Tree Commission Academy is a unique, first of its kind program in the United States, and was awarded the 2010 Education Innovation Award from the Arbor Day Foundation. […]
The Board of Trustees of the Calvary Cemetery Association is pleased to announce the recipient of the annual God and Country scholarship is University of Dayton sophomore Sarena Kelley. The scholarship is awarded annually to a student who is a military veteran, or, a current member of the armed services. Sarena, and her husband Justin, […]