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Location and Contact Information
Cathedral Cemetery

Queen Of The Apostles Crypt And Chapel
2400 Lancaster Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19805
Phone (302) 656-3323
Fax (302) 656-1069
Visiting Hours and Office Hours

Facilities and Pricing

Chapel – The climate-controlled Queen of Apostles Chapel provides a peaceful atmosphere to have prayer for a loved-one who has passed. Also, the chapel is used during inclement weather or for unsafe graveside conditions.

Community Mausoleums -The Queen of Apostles Crypt was built and dedicated in 1963 offering our Catholic families the opportunity for above ground entombment in a community mausoleum for the first time in the Diocese of Wilmington. The Phase I Expansion took place in 1996 and the Phase II Expansion was recently completed and dedicated in 1999. The Phase II Expansion offers the only indoor entombment facility in Delaware. Mausoleum Crypts are sold out. Cremation Niches are available in the Chapel area or within the facility itself. The impressive Christ the King Garden Mausoleum was erected near the entrance of the cemetery. Where there are a limited number of crypts. Niches are sold out in this area. 

Single Crypt: Prices begin at $5,550

Companion Crypt: Prices begin at $10,260

Single Niche: Prices begin at $5,825

Companion Niches:  Prices begin at $5,255

Graves – Section U is open with availability of upright monument space. Prices are $2,025 for grave space that allows for a lawn-level memorial and $2,650 for space that allows for an upright slant monument. Our Garden of the Good Shepherd is a section for cremation in ground burials and the purchase price of $1,325 includes a pre-set urn vault.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       


Located on Lancaster Ave, DE Rte 48 midway between downtown Wilmington and Hockessin. 

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