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Westhampton Memorial & Cremation Park provides a serene place of respite as a cemetery in Richmond, Virginia. Our entire team stands committed to guiding you through the vast array of burial and cremation interment options available to you.

Discover an ideal resting place

Upon entering our memorial park, our chapel mausoleum warmly welcomes you with ample seating for committal services. Inside, our stone mausoleum provides a timeless alternative to traditional in-ground burial with climate-controlled spaces and classic engraving on the face of each stone. There are also available adjacent spaces keep family members together inside one single monument.

Outside, tree-lined walkways border our traditional burial gardens. We take pride in the meticulous care of each lawn, with greenery and flowers for the ones you love. Stone statues and art features can be found throughout the park, with colorful flowers lending to hopeful feelings. We offer family estates with optional gates or hedged walls to create the unique reassurance of a single gathering place for future generations to return in reflection.

Those who prefer cremation can take comfort in inurnment in our mausoleum, burial in our gardens or the scattering of ashes in special reserved areas throughout our park. Cremation benches offer a meaningful way to memorialize a loved one or an entire family.

We honor veterans

Westhampton Memorial & Cremation Park understands the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level One Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, our staff is knowledgeable in the benefits available to veterans and their families. With respect, integrity and dignity, we will walk you through the steps of creating a veteran's memorial service that truly honors the life and sacrifice of your loved one.

Contact us, day or night

We consider it a distinct privilege to serve families from Short Pump to Hopewell. Please contact us at any time to assist with burial arrangements in Richmond, or if you would like to schedule a guided tour of our mausoleum, chapel and cemetery grounds.

Our historic cemetery in Richmond

Internationally known landscape architect, Carlisle C. Butler, founded Westhampton Memorial Park in September 1954. Born in Richmond and a lifelong resident of the area, Carlisle was assisted at Westhampton Memorial Park by his wife, Doris Newton Butler.

The Butler family created a master plan for the park, which was believed to be unparalleled in cemetery history at the time: the creation and development of beautiful memorial gardens that depicted the history of the Christian faith in chronological order, beginning with the Bible in the Garden of the Word. The story these gardens tell lives on today as a shrine of perpetual loveliness dedicated to the memory of loved ones passed. Each feature was carved from rock sourced in the same quarry Michelangelo used to carve his famous statue of David.

While we have a rich history of serving Christian families, we are happy and honored to serve families from all backgrounds and faith traditions with our trademark Virginia hospitality. You're always welcome at Westhampton Memorial Park. 

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At Dignity Memorial, we take our promises seriously. That’s why we offer a 100% service guarantee. We strive to get every detail right the first time, every time. If for some reason we don’t and you’re dissatisfied with any aspect of your service, we will remedy it quickly and fully.

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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.

"From the day I called to the final day, I felt like I was the only person that they had to work with. The day of my mothers burial was actually a pretty day, following a large amount of rain the day before. I was told during my meeting that should it rain, she already had an alternative place ready for the service to be inside."

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November 2020

"Ms.Allen lifted the over whelmed and the heaviness of the death of my son by not pressuring the family with selling tactics. She just made the entire experience very caring and practical."

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October 2020

"Katie Allen was my funeral director and I feel that she did an exceptional job! She really helped make my family feel at ease during this difficult time. My family would like to say Thank You to the entire Westhampton staff."

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October 2020

"The entire Dignity team did a fabulous job during the loss of two loved ones from the same family. I am satisified with their efforts."

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September 2020

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