About

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.

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.

Meaningful memorials

Landscaping at Cementerio Privado De MayaguezWhether 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.

History

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.

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Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"Our experience was made much easier by the Family Service Counselor Sra. Maria Gonzalez. Always ask for a couselor."

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August 2021

"I was very pleased with the communication I had with Maria Gonzalez. She was a doll and kept open communication since I was in New York. Every time that I spoke to her she was very helpful. I totally recommend Cementerio Privado De Mayaguez the new part of the cemetery is beautiful."

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July 2021

"All of them were nice and very friendly. The care and attention was very nice and acceptable, they make you feel that they care."

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June 2021

"Excellent treatment by staff and very sincere."

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March 2021

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