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Glenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery - Broomall, Pennsylvania

Glenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery - Broomall, Pennsylvania

 Entrance to Glenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Broomall, Pennsylvania.

Entrance to Glenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Broomall, Pennsylvania.

Located at:

2321 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008

Phone: 610-356-1144

Website: www.glenwoodmemorialgardens.com

 Glenwood Memorial Gardens appears to allow unusual stone designs in certain parts of the cemetery.

Glenwood Memorial Gardens appears to allow unusual stone designs in certain parts of the cemetery.

 

About:

Glenwood has about 70 acres of ground. The cemetery has various sections. Some allow granite. Some areas are bronze only. This cemetery in Broomall, Pennsylvania was established in 1938. It is owned by Service Corporation International, the largest cemetery company in the country. (NYSE: SCI)

Perpetual Care Funding:

The Glenwood Memorial Gardens Perpetual Care Trust Fund claims in its required filing: "Current fair market value of the trust principal is $1,326,953.30" (as of November 30, 2015).

Pricing information as of...

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Other:

Service Corporation International brands their cemeteries under the "Dignity Memorial" name. Here are the other Dignity cemeteries in the 5 county southeastern Pennsylvania area:

Bucks County

Chester County

Delaware County

Montgomery County

Resources:

Wikipedia

Noteworthy cemeteries within 5 miles of Glenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery:

 Glenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery has a bronze section. It may not be the best cemetery for bronze markers. I guess it is up to family members to keep these from being covered by dirt and debris?

Glenwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery has a bronze section. It may not be the best cemetery for bronze markers. I guess it is up to family members to keep these from being covered by dirt and debris?

Below: a few unusual headstones and more examples of what happens to bronze markers here over time.

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