Can I plant a tree or shrub on a gravesite?
No trees or shrubs shall be planted on gravesites due to the tree roots, which can be potentially damaging to the graves. Likewise, future interments can cause damage to the trees. All current tree locations have been carefully selected within Oakdale Cemetery.

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1. Where can I plant flowers around a grave?
2. How do I contact someone if I have questions, comments, or suggestions for improvements?
3. Can I let someone else use a grave space that I own?
4. Can I make payments on the lots I want to purchase?
5. Can I use remaining grave spaces on a lot owned by my mother, who is now deceased?
6. When I am ready to buy a monument, how do I get a foundation poured for it?
7. Can I plant a tree or shrub on a gravesite?
8. How can I sell my unused grave spaces?
9. What determines “resident” in purchasing grave spaces?
10. Why do I pay more for a lot if I don’t live in the city limits of Marysville?
11. My parents both want to be cremated. Can the cremains be buried on the same lot?
12. Can I place artificial flowers on a grave?
13. Who sets the cemetery rates and rules?
14. Why can’t I plant whatever I want on a gravesite since I bought it?
15. How is the City involved with the Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Cemetery?