Abandoned Cemetery Management

Boys Scouts cleaning up Dietz Cemetery

Boy Scouts

Lancaster County Abandoned Cemeteries

Mowing and general maintenance on six abandoned cemeteries throughout the county falls under the supervision of the Weed Control Authority. Cemeteries included are the County Poor Farm, Dietz, Evangelical, Highland Precinct, Jordan, and Uphoff.

Special recognition goes to the following volunteers:

• Lincoln Tree Service for tree trimming and removal

• Dave Miller for mowing Jordan

• Terry Briley for mowing Evangelical

• Clark Liesveld and Boy Scouts of America Troop 64 for mowing Dietz

• Troy Henning for mowing Highland Precinct & Uphoff

• Larry England for mowing the Poor Farm