Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens (VA)


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Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens is dedicated to providing compassionate care and meaningful service to families in and around Roanoke, Virginia. Our picturesque 52-acre Roanoke cemetery is set in the beautiful Roanoke Valley on Airport Road.






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When planning a funeral, you should feel confident in your funeral provider. The Dignity Memorial family of funeral homes, crematories and cemeteries is backed by the largest network of funeral providers in North America. We are proud to offer valuable services to families that only we can offer. Learn more about the Dignity Difference.

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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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Cemetery for all

Unique Garden Feature at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens (VA)Our team of experienced professionals is mindful of every need, respectful of every wish and watchful of every detail. As a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery providers, we understand that losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience. We are committed to providing caring, professional and personal service.

Peaceful resting place with 11 gardens

Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens incorporates 11 separate gardens, a large chapel mausoleum, a garden crypt section and a cremation garden named Tranquil Oaks. Most of the gardens depict biblical scenes as the main feature for each garden.

A range of burial options

Having a permanent place of remembrance can be a great comfort, allowing your loved one’s legacy to continue on for generations to come. With a variety of memorial options including in-ground burials, aboveground entombments and cremation memorializations, we are certain that you will find an arrangement that suits your needs and wishes.

Meticulously designed, our extraordinary Tranquil Oaks is filled with remembrance options including memorial niche posts, companion options, personalized granite pedestals, benches and other selections. Serene walkways and lush landscaping complete this garden.

Here to serve you

Whether you have an immediate need or are interested in planning ahead, we are here to serve you. Please contact us at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens to learn more about the variety of beautiful burial selections we offer. We look forward to serving you.


Originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, James E. Springer founded Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Roanoke, Virginia, in 1954. Jim was one of the early pioneers of perpetual care memorial parks and acted as past president of the Virginia Cemetery Association.

The legacy continues

Today, Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens is a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery providers. Jim's grandson, Tony Peterson, continues the legacy of the Springer-Peterson family with compassionate service at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.


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