Upcoming Events

BEGINNING ON MONDAY, AUGUST 3, 2020

DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

ASSESSORS OFFICE IS OPEN FOR APPOINTMENT ONLY

TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT, PLEASE CALL (630) 717-0092 EXT 1

THANK YOU FOR HELPING SLOW THE SPREAD OF COVID-19.

MASKS MUST BE WORN DURING ALL APPOINTMENTS

 

PLEASE NOTE: THE ANNUAL TOWN MEETING HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED

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Cemetery Clean-Up :

2020 - The Cemetery Clean-ups will occur in April and October 2020.  Please see Cemetery Ordinance for details regarding Rules & Regulations for grave decorations.


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Wheatland Township Cemetery Open Positions:  Trustee and Trustee/Clerk.   

  The Trustee will meet with individuals regarding inquiries about the cemetery history, policies, purchase of graves, or attend to burial requests. Until proficient, the Trustee will receive supervised training to perform the following duties:

  • Complete required forms and receive payments for purchased graves and funeral services.
  • Learn to measure and mark graves for placement of a monument, open/close grave for traditional casket burial or cremation burial.  Trustee receives payment for these activities. 
  • Communicate activities to other Trustees. 
  • Attend funeral to assist with traffic flow and parking.
  • Attend Cemetery Board meetings. (Usually 2 to 4 per year). 
  • In addition to above, the Trustee/Clerk will record meeting notes and create Minutes, update and maintain cemetery data base and other records, become familiar with Illinois cemetery requirements and insure information flow among Trustees so as to maintain accuracy of burial books and maps.

The Cemetery management will provide:

  • Instructions for locating & marking the placement of monuments and opening of graves.
  • One on one mentoring as training opportunities arise. 

    Please direct Inquiries to manager Ben Peterson at   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    

 

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