Town of Reading, Department of Public Works
16 Lowell Street
Reading, MA 01867-2601
Elise M. Ciregna
The Cemetery Division has the responsibility for the overall operation of the four Municipal Cemeteries in the Town of Reading. The Cemetery Division is under the Department of Public Works for administration and the Board of Cemetery Trustees for Policy.
Laurel Hill Cemetery established in 1737 is located in the center of Town across from Town Hall on Lowell Street. Laurel Hill is the Town‚ oldest cemetery and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Forest Glen Cemetery established in 1924 is located on the corner of Forest Glen Road and Pearl Street.
Charles Lawn Cemetery established in 1982 is on Charles Street and has lots for sale.
Wood End Cemetery established in 1997 is on Franklin Street and has lots for sale.