The Cementerio Privado de Mayaguez has served the Mayaguez community since 1939. We are centrally located near the University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, as well as restaurants, shopping, hospitals and the cathedral. The cemetery has four parking areas and is easily navigated by car.
- Mountain views
Grave markers that sit flush to the ground in the material of preference
Private or Community spaces for urns as well as caskets, that can be Indoor or outdoor
Options to have your personalized celebrations on outdoors on our property
Arrangements by phone and email
complete funeral planning without needing a funeral home visit
- Police escort available
- Cremation cemetery options
- Cremation niches
Other Languages Spoken
- Catholic cemetery section
We want you to feel confident planning a funeral for yourself or a loved one. Here are some of the unique benefits we offer to help relieve your family of emotional and financial burdens.
National plan transferability
Personal Planning Guide
Free online obituary
Experts in honoring veterans
Away from home protection
Celebration of life
Compassion help line
100% Dignity Service Guarantee
A peaceful final resting place
The cemetery provides families a lovely place to remember a loved one. The impeccably maintained gardens of Cementerio Privado de Mayaguez offer a variety of burial options, including traditional in-ground burial, mausoleum entombment, cremation niches and platform graves. We are the only cemetery in Mayaguez that has columbarium, memorial lots and lawn crypts.
Distinct cemetery areas are named for illustrious Puerto Rican personalities, including Eugenio María de Hostos, Mariana Bracetti, Ramon Emeterio Betances and Luis Muñoz Rivera, among others.
Whether you are planning for yourself or a loved one, it’s our honor to help you create a meaningful memorial. You’ll find there’s no limit to the special tribute we can help plan. Let’s start with a story and take it from there.
Cementerio Privado de Mayaguez is a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers, offering quality, compassionate care you can trust. We understand that the loss of a loved one is a difficult experience, and we are always here for you.
Cementerio Privado de Mayaguez began operations in 1939 in the city of Mayaguez, although its first burial service was not held until April 25, 1941.
The cemetery is located on Ramón Emeterio Betances Avenue and is the first private cemetery in Mayaguez.
The cemetery is now a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral and cemetery providers.