Oakside Cemetery

Duties & Responsibilities

Administrative duties for Oakside Cemetery are handled by the Assistant City Clerk, located at City Hall at 5335 8th Street. Administrative duties include:

  • Sale of burial spaces.
  • Maintenance of cemetery records.

History

Oakside Cemetery, owned and maintained by the City of Zephyrhills, was deeded to the Oakside Cemetery Association in 1911. Later, the association passed the property to the city. This cemetery is the burying ground of veterans of six wars in which the United States of America has been involved: the Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.

With approximately 8,511 burial plots, 840 cremain spaces, Oakside serves as the resting place for hundreds of the community's deceased residents and many prominent and historic family members.

Pricing

Oakside Cemetery Resident Non-Resident Veteran
Full Burial Space   $750.00 $810.00 $750.00
Cremation           $300.00 $350.00 $300.00

In each full burial space we allow the following:

  • One casket or one cremation.
  • OR a combination of one casket and one cremation.
  • OR two cremations.

In each cremation space we only allow one urn.

Maintenance

Care and maintenance of Oakside Cemetery is the responsibility of the Parks and Recreation Department.