Thornapple Township Cemeteries

Cemetery Information

Thornapple Township operates two cemeteries, MT. HOPE and PARMALEE.

PARMALEE is located in the northern section of the Township on Parmalee Road between Stimson Road and Whitneyville Road. There are no lot sales in this cemetery, however we still accept burials for current lot owners.  Please contact the township office for more information. 

MT. HOPE was established in 1875 and has expanded many sections over time. It is located east of downtown Middleville off of Old M-37 (E. Main St. /West State Rd.) on the eastern edge of the Village of Middleville.

If you have an emergency that occurs after normal business hours and need to contact someone at the Township immediately regarding a cemetery lot, please call the Township Office at 269-795-7202 and use extension 203.


Effective April 1, 2015 to present

** Note: In the instance of immediate burial need, any additional lot(s) for resident minor children may be purchased at the current resident approved rate.

- $750 for full burial

- $500 for infant burial

- $350 for cremains