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.
- Veterans cemetery section
Flexible chapel space
Our chapel can be used for hosting your religious events
- 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
- Floral shop onsite
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Cremation cemetery options
- Cremation niches
- Cremation gardens
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
- Audio and video equipment
- Police escort available
- Cemetery flower delivery
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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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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