The City of Ironwood’s Riverside Cemetery was established in 1892 and it consists of 120 acres, 71 blocks and 3 military sections. The cemetery location is at the intersection of Broadway and Hemlock Streets. As soon as the snow diminishes the City of Ironwood crews start preparing for the summer months, cleaning lots and roadways of any winter damages and debris. The lawn maintenance is contracted out at an estimated cost of $4,350.00 per mowing. The cemetery gets maintained approximately five (5) times per season. Memorial Day ceremony includes a veteran’s parade and a twenty one (21) gun salute in honor of our fallen solders. Business hours are from 8:00 till 4:00 Monday thru Friday. The phone number is 906-932-5050 ext. 122. For emergencies on weekends and after hours please dial 911.
906-932-5050 x 122