Cemetery Committee

SilverLake
Silver Lake Cemetery

The Cemetery Committee consists of 5 members, including town council members, the town manager, the recreation director, and 3 citizens-at-large. Meetings are held on as- needed basis only. All meetings are open to the public, and notices of the meeting are posted at the town office and on this website, and provided to the local news media.

Current committee members are:

  • Mark Eastman 
  • Chris Johnson, Chair
  • Linda Moore
  • Stephen St. Peter, Jr.
  • Larry Wahl
Brookside Cemetery is located on the South Road near the Bucksport and Dedham town line. Entering the South Road from State Route 46, the cemetery is approximately 2/10 mile on the left. The cemetery is managed by the Brookside Cemetery Association. Contact: Patricia Miller, 15 LBJ Drive, Dedham, ME 04429 • (207) 943-7263

Buck Cemetery is located on US Route 1 and is maintained by the Town. Traveling towards Orland on US Route 1, Buck Cemetery is located on the left just beyond Hinks Street.

Cottle Cemetery is a private family cemetery located on the McKinnon Road. The cemetery is located on the property currently known as 74 McKinnon Road. The cemetery is accessed across private property, therefore permission is needed to enter.

Eldridge Cemetery is located on State Route 46 and is maintained by the Town. The cemetery is located on the property currently known as 412 State Route 46. The cemetery is accessed across private property, therefore permission is needed to enter.

Evergreen Hill Cemetery is located on the Power Line Road and is managed by the Evergreen Hill Cemetery Association. The cemetery is located on the left approximately 1/10 mile after the Silver Lake Road and Power Line Road intersection. Contact: Mary Woodman, 927 Millvale Road, Bucksport, ME 04416 • (207) 702-9307

Frye Cemetery (also known as Wardwell Cemetery) is located on US Route 1 and is maintained by the Town. The cemetery is located on the property currently known as 205 US Route 1.

Heweytown Cemetery is located on the Morrison Road and is maintained by the Town. The cemetery is accessed across private property, therefore permission is needed to enter.

Hillside Cemetery is located on Wights Lane and is managed by the Hillside Cemetery Association. Entering Wights Lane from the Church Road, continue straight and the cemetery is approximately 1/10 mile on the left. Contact: Rita Clair, 1099 Bald Mountain Road, Orland, ME  04472 • (207) 469-3177

Lanpher Cemetery is located on the River Road and is maintained by the Town. Traveling towards Orrington, the cemetery is located on the right approximately 2/10 mile after the Harriman Cove Road and River Road intersection.

Lawrence Cemetery is located on the River Road and is maintained by the Town. The cemetery is located across the road from the Lanpher Cemetery. Traveling towards Orrington, the cemetery is located on the left approximately 2/10 mile after the Harriman Cove Road and River Road intersection. The cemetery is accessed across private property, therefore permission is needed to enter.

Lowell Cemetery is a private family cemetery located on the River Road. Traveling towards Orrington, the cemetery is located on the left approximately 6/10 mile after the Lee Street and River Road intersection.

Moulton Cemetery is located on Fire Road 51 in Dedham near the Bucksport and Dedham town line. Entering Fire Road 51 from Bald Mountain Road, the cemetery is located on the right approximately 3/10 mile after the Loon Lane and Fire Road 51 intersection.

Oak Hill Cemetery is located on the corner on McDonald and Franklin Streets and is maintained by the Town.

Old Methodist Church Cemetery is located on the River Road and is maintained by the Town. The cemetery is located on the property currently known as 917 River Road. Stones from this cemetery were relocated by the Town in the 1980’s to Riverview Cemetery. A permanent marker was installed at the old cemetery to maintain its location. The cemetery is accessed across private property, therefore permission is needed to enter.

Page Cemetery is located on State Route 46 and is maintained by the Town. The cemetery is located near the property currently known as 276 State Route 46. The cemetery is accessed across private property, therefore permission is needed to enter.

Parker Cemetery is a private family cemetery located on US Route 1. The cemetery is located on the property currently known as 101 US Route 1. The cemetery is accessed across private property, therefore permission is needed to enter.

Riverview Cemetery is located on the River Road behind what is currently known as the Edward K. Arey Community Center located at 1160 River Road. The cemetery is managed by the Riverview Cemetery Association. Contact: Ryan Pickoski, 13 Spofford Avenue, Bucksport, ME 04416 • (207) 299-5432

Silver Lake Cemetery is located on the Silver Lake Road. The cemetery is located on the property currently known as 179 Silver Lake Road. The cemetery is managed by the Silver Lake Cemetery Association. Contact: Kathy Downes, PO Box 59, Bucksport, ME 04416 • (207) 949-3593

St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Cemetery is located on the Silver Lake Road. Traveling north on Silver Lake Road, the cemetery is located just prior to 294 Silver Lake Road. The cemetery is managed by the St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Cemetery Association. Contact: Richard Tennant, PO Drawer S, Bucksport, ME 04416 • (207) 469-3336

Wardwell Cemetery (also known as Frye Cemetery) is located on US Route 1 and is maintained by the Town. The cemetery is located on the property currently known as 205 US Route 1.

Wilson Cemetery is located on Bucksmills Road and is maintained by the Town. The cemetery is located on the property currently known as 170 Bucksmills Road.

Cemetery Map

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