Text Size:   A+ A- A   •   Text Only
Site Image
  • Welcome to the Historic Cemeteries Program

    Historic Cemeteries Commission to meet via conference callin Coos Bay
    OCHC will meet and discuss ongoing business on April 23, 2:00pm, at the Coos History Museum in Coos Bay. The public is welcome to join to listen and participate during public comment.
Useful Resources Historic Cemetery Highlights
Tools for historic cemeteries

Cemetery Disaster Planning Booklet, Chicora Foundation

​Historic Cemeteries Commission Meeting

The Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries will meet in Coos Bay at the Coos History Museum, 2:00-5:00pm on April 23, 2015. Contact Kuri Gill at Kuri.Gill@oregon.gov or 503-986-0685 for more information or to access the meeting, also see information at the top of the page.

Wilsonville resident appointed to OCHC 
Charlotte Lehan of Wilsonville has been appointed to the Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries. Lehan has extensive experience with cemetery records and online documentation, in addition to other valuable knowledge and skills. Contact Kuri Gill at Kuri.Gill@oregon.gov or (503) 986-0685 for more information.
Historic Cemetery Designation Signs Available!
A metal, 8x10 inch sign is available to each listed cemetery free of charge. Contact Kuri Gill at Kuri.Gill@oregon.gov or (503) 986-0685 to get yours.

Cemetery Caution Sign Available
One free sign is available for each cemetery listed with the
Commission. Contact Kuri Gill to get yours Kuri.Gill@oregon.gov or (503) 986-0685.
PDF_To make your own

Featured Cemetery and Grant Projects