Bath Township has two cemeteries within it’s jurisdiction, Pleasant Hill Cemetery and Rose Cemetery. The office for both cemeteries is located at the Bath Charter Township Offices. A complete system of ownership of burial rights and burial records is maintained at this location.

All information concerning the cemeteries, including records, purchasing procedures, rules and regulations, arrangements and cost of interment services, and other services may be obtained by visiting this office or by calling the Township Clerk’s Office during office hours.

Click here for a list of all cemeteries located in Clinton County.

Cemetery Fee Schedule

Effective: May 1, 2012 / Amended: July 17, 2017

 

Cemetery Rules & Regulations

Effective April 4, 1994

Pleasant Hill Cemetery is located at 14410 Webster Road, north of the Township Offices between Drumheller and Clark Roads.

Those interested in genealogical research may click here for a link to cemetery records available through the DeWitt District Library.

Open Dawn Until Dusk

Notice: The Township reserves the right to remove, and dispose of, without notice to the owner, any unsightly, deteriorated, neglected, or prohibited items except monuments or markers.

  • Artificial flowers or similar ornamentation shall not be placed on the ground between April 15 and October 15, both inclusive. Artificial flowers may be placed in an urn if they are properly secured.
  • Grave blankets and other types of winter decorations shall not be placed before October 15 and shall be removed by April 15.
  • Flowers may be planted only within twelve inches (12”) of the front of the monument or marker. Under no circumstances will such planting be allowed outside the boundaries of the owner’s burial space(s).
  • Urns must be placed in line with the headstone or placed directly back of the headstone as close as possible.
  • The use of glass, plastic or clay containers is prohibited.
  • The use of stone, limestone, woodchips, etc. is prohibited.
  • Structures of wood or other equally perishable materials, fences, curbs, hedges, and copings are prohibited.
  • Chairs, settees, and benches on lots are prohibited.
  • The planting of trees and shrubbery shall be done only after approval of cemetery staff as to species, variety, location, and time of planting.

The Township assumes no responsibility for damage to markers or monuments whatsoever, including regular cemetery maintenance.

For full text, please refer to Rules & Regulations under “Fee Schedule & Rules” tab on this page.

Rose Cemetery is located at 14601 Upton Road, just north of Stoll Road.

Those interested in genealogical research may click here for a link to cemetery records available through the DeWitt District Library.

Open Dawn Until Dusk

Notice: The Township reserves the right to remove, and dispose of, without notice to the owner, any unsightly, deteriorated, neglected, or prohibited items except monuments or markers.

  • Artificial flowers or similar ornamentation shall not be placed on the ground between April 15 and October 15, both inclusive. Artificial flowers may be placed in an urn if they are properly secured.
  • Grave blankets and other types of winter decorations shall not be placed before October 15 and shall be removed by April 15.
  • Flowers may be planted only within twelve inches (12”) of the front of the monument or marker. Under no circumstances will such planting be allowed outside the boundaries of the owner’s burial space(s).
  • Urns must be placed in line with the headstone or placed directly back of the headstone as close as possible.
  • The use of glass, plastic or clay containers is prohibited.
  • The use of stone, limestone, woodchips, etc. is prohibited.
  • Structures of wood or other equally perishable materials, fences, curbs, hedges, and copings are prohibited.
  • Chairs, settees, and benches on lots are prohibited.
  • The planting of trees and shrubbery shall be done only after approval of cemetery staff as to species, variety, location, and time of planting.

The Township assumes no responsibility for damage to markers or monuments whatsoever, including regular cemetery maintenance.

For full text, please refer to Rules & Regulations under “Fee Schedule & Rules” tab on this page.

Clerk's Office

Kathleen McQueen, Clerk
Email: kmcqueen@bathtownship.us

Brenda Challender, Deputy Clerk
Email: bchallender@bathtownship.us

Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Bath Charter Township
14480 Webster Road
P.O. Box 247
Bath, Michigan 48808

Phone: (517) 641-6728

Fax: (517) 641-4170

There is a secure, 24-hour drop box located next the Township Office entrance that may be used for any township business.