Gate of Heaven

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Opened on November 2, 2002, Gate of heaven is an endowed care cemetery owned and operated by Catholic Cemeteries of the Diocese of Wilmington. This beautiful  facility features both flush memorial and upright monument sections. There are facilities for the respectful burial of cremated remains and low cost adult burial options. A beautiful garden crypt with a stunning Venetian glass mosaic dedicated to the Pieta is now available for those who prefer above ground entombment at prices that are often comparable to in-ground burial estates. Columbariums for above ground entombment of cremated remains are also available. The office is located on the Cemetery grounds  Members of other Christian denominations are welcome

SofS with textOffice is open 8:30 A.M. until noon Monday through Thursday. Saturday morning appointments are available upon request.

Office is located at:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Route 26 & Wingate Road
32112 Vines Creek Road
Dagsboro, DE 19939
Phone (302) 732 – 3690
Fax (302) 732-3692

Grave prices begin at $1,060 per grave. Monthly payment plans are also available. Burial vaults are also available from the cemetery.

Crypts begin at $7,950 per single crypts and $11,425 for companion crypts. Keep in mind that you do not need a memorial or burial vault when you purchase a crypt.

Niche (for cremated bodies)  prices begin at $4,925 for single niches and $6,775 for companion niches. Includes niche, scroll and vase.

Superintendent:  Nicholas Hoopes [email protected]


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