Cemetery

Pilgrim's Rest Cemetery

Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery is a non-denominational municipal cemetery owned and operated by the City of Pewaukee. It is located on Pewaukee Road (Highway 164) and Busse Road, just north of I-94.

There are three sections to the cemetery; one of which currently has plots available. Check here for information on the columbarium.

If you are interested in any further information please contact Kelly Tarczewski, City Clerk, at 262-691-0770.

Fee Schedule

Grave SiteResident PriceNon-Resident Price
Grave Site$400$600
Full Burial Site$500$500
Cremation Burial Fee$250$250
Columbarium Niche (includes bronze plaque)$710*$810*
Infant Grave Site$200**$300**
Additional charge for opening/closing on Weekends & City-Recognized Holidays or any time outside normal business hours$500
per site
$500
per site

 * $125 opening/closing fee
 ** $250 opening/closing charge

 Cemetery Regulations

  • Temporary natural & artificial arrangements / wreath stands must be removed from the cemetery by the last Friday of October.
  • Christmas arrangements / wreath stands must be removed from the cemetery by the last Friday of March.
  • Permanent monument-mounted planters are preferred but are not mandatory.
  • Headstones may be above ground but must fit within the grave site area and must be mounted to a cement foundation base. Headstones are to be placed on the west side of the grave.
  • Please put trash in the receptacles provided.
  • No entry after dark.

Headstones

You can view headstones online.