Assumption Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum


Consecrated in 1952, Assumption Catholic Cemetery was established to serve the population of the far south Chicago suburbs. The cemetery spans 193 acres west of Cottage Grove Avenue in Glenwood, Illinois and has over 19,000 interments (as of 12/31/22).

In 1977, the Garden Mausoleum crypt complex was opened, which features outdoor above-ground burial spaces for full-body and cremated remains.
Assumption Cemetery oversees the operation of 3 smaller parish cemeteries in the area, they are:
Inquire Now


19500 Cottage Grove Avenue
Glenwood, IL 60425

Hours of Operation

  • Cemetery Grounds

    Mon - Sun 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

    Open Now
  • Office

    Mon - Fri 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

    Saturday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Open Now




My parents and my two oldest sons are buried here. Assumption has helped in so many ways,had three services here,very well planned, and helpful. I definitely recommend Assumption Cemetery. Very well maintained and cleaned. Thank you.
Dawn G.
Peaceful, Well Kept, Clean, Staff very helpful & friendly.
Monica S.
Awesome service, beautiful site, clean and well organized burial ground. Looks peaceful and things are in order and done at a fast pace. Good job Assumption. Will definitely recommend.
Titiola J.
Their affordable plans made it so easy for me to take care of it on my own and not burden my family. Plus as a Catholic I am so grateful to be buried in a Catholic cemetery.
Linda D.

I am pleased with how easy it was to pick out our grave spots.
Highly recommended.

Bernadette B.


For more than 180 years, the Catholic Cemeteries of Chicago have served as a foundation to families, joining generations through Peace of Mind, Tradition and Faith.

Learn More