Caballero Rivero Southern Memorial Park has served Miami and surrounding communities for almost 100 years. Established in 1941, our picturesque 64-acre cemetery is the final resting spot of many pioneer families of North Miami and is 1 of the few cemeteries in the State of Florida that has a memorial garden dedicated to members of the Jewish faith.
Large clusters of trees create plenty of shade and quiet areas for reflection. Unique brick statues with religious themes add to the serene atmosphere of the cemetery. With its park-like setting, Caballero Rivero Southern Memorial Park is a dignified and beautiful final resting spot.
- Veterans cemetery section
- New building
- Outdoor pavilion
- Cemetery spaces available
- Custom headstones and markers
Family Estates are a distinguished tribute to a family legacy. They can be customized with stained glass, benches and landscaping
Grave markers that sit flush to the ground in the material of preference
- Upright headstones
Private or Community spaces for urns as well as caskets, that can be Indoor or outdoor
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
- Cremation cemetery options
- Cremation niches
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
Ceremony where the tombstone is placed at your loved one’s gravesite
Services available to coordinate visitation or viewing at a private residence
- Cemetery flower delivery
Other Languages Spoken
- Jewish cemetery section
Free Funeral Planning Resources
Funeral planning can seem overwhelming. These guides can help you every step of the way—from choosing between traditional burial planning and cremation, designing a religious ceremony or a celebration of life, and deciding on cemetery property or filing for veteran's benefits.
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We welcome diversity
The South Florida area is known for its diverse and vibrant community. At Caballero Southern Memorial Park, we celebrate and embrace our multicultural melting pot. As a non-denominational cemetery, we serve families from all backgrounds, faiths and cultures with dignity and respect.
Our professional and experienced team members are knowledgeable on many different burial customs and will work with you to incorporate your family’s traditions.
Memorial garden dedicated to Jewish families
Shalom Memorial Gardens is a fenced, on-site cemetery its own cemetery entrance. The focal point of the garden is a Holocaust memorial that honors and memorializes the more than 6 million Jews who were killed by the Nazi regime as well as the survivors of the Holocaust. Our cemetery team is well-versed in Jewish burial traditions and understands the importance of a prompt, respectful burial.
Your burial choices
Choosing a final resting spot is one of the most important decisions you can make. How will your legacy be honored? At Caballero Rivero Southern Memorial Park, we offer a variety of burial options: in-ground burial, above-ground entombment, private hedge estates, private family mausoleums and cremation memorialization—cremation niches, cremation estates (including large estates that hold families of 6 or more) and columbaria.
For those who prefer above-ground entombment, there are 28 mausoleums, including an air-conditioned mausoleum with a pink marble chapel that seats up to 50 for committal services.
Our promise to you
Caballero Rivero Southern Memorial Park is located in North Miami Beach. We are off Route 909 and easily accessed via I-95, Route 1 and Route 11. We are only a short drive from Johnson & Wales University and the Keystone Islands. Our park is open daily, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Our office is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
We are a member of the Dignity Memorial® network, North America's largest network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. If you choose us as your provider, you will receive many benefits and amenities, as well as compassionate and personalized care that you can trust.
Please contact us if you need immediate assistance or would like a tour of the cemetery. We are here for you.
Presided over by a life-size elephant statue flanked by a pair of lions, the Showmen’s Rest section of the cemetery is the final resting place for more than 100 circus performers, clowns, acrobats and others.
Caballero Rivero Southern Memorial Park belongs to the International Independent Showmen’s Association, a private organization made up of people who work in the outdoor amusement industry. The cemetery is 1 of just 2 cemeteries in Florida that are officially designated for members of the group.
Burial services for veterans and military families
At Caballero Rivero Southern Memorial Park, we are honored to serve veterans and military families. We work closely with every branch of the U.S. armed forces and participate in the Dignity Memorial® Homeless Veterans Burial Program.
Founded on the belief that every veteran deserves a dignified and honorable burial, the Homeless Veterans Burial Program is a cooperative effort with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, local medical examiners, coroners, veterans advocates and veterans organizations. Through the program, homeless and indigent veterans who have no family to claim them are identified and given proper military burials.
The cemetery includes a dedicated veterans section.
We care about Miami
The Miami community is important to us. At Caballero Rivero Southern Memorial Park, we host numerous annual events to bring the community together, including on Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. For Memorial Day, we team up with local veterans groups, as well as a Boy Scouts troop, to place American flags on every serviceman's and servicewoman's grave.
To support our community, we host a back-to-school event each August, partnering with area fire departments, to give away hundreds of bags of school supplies and raffle off book bags and other prizes for our school children.
At our holiday remembrance service in December, we invite families to come to the cemetery to remember and celebrate their loved ones. This annual event includes a memorial tree lighting.
"The staff was very accommodating. They made me feel as if they were taking care of their own family member. And most of all, I always felt at home and comfortable."
"Also, all attendants were so respectful of this awful time of the coronavirus. All wore masks, had plexiglass and 6 feet distancing. Again, all their suggestions were spot on."
"Excellent professional personnel very comforting I want to thank them very much"
"I felt the $400.00 Saturday Fee was very expensive. My parents prepaid for their Mausoleum years in advance. And to open and reseal it for my Mother's body is a pit much. I also feel my family should ..."See More