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"A cemetery may be considered as abandoned when all or practically all of the bodies have been Removed therefrom and no bodies have been buried therein for a great many years, and the cemetery has been so long neglected as entirely to lose its identity as such, and is no longer known, recognized and respected by the public as a cemetery. 1953 OAG 2978."

Friday, October 25, 2019

Sharing a Link to the "Dayton Daily News" October 24, 2019 feature story about the Dayton Memorial Park being among the first cemeteries in Ohio to receive the HB168 cemetery grant - $5,000

The article includes a photograph of 
Mark Davis, Dayton Memorial Park's General Manager.  He stands next to Anne Petit, Superintendent for the Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing at the Ohio Department of Commerce. Mr. Davis is seen explaining the extensive tornado damage the cemetery suffered.
Scroll down the link to "CEMETERY FORMS":
COM 3659 - Burial Permit Fee Report
COM 3660 - Cemetery Complaint Form
COM 3661 - Cemetery Renewal Endowment Care Trust Annual Report
COM 3662 - Cemetery Registration Form
COM 3663 - Persons Authorized to Sell Interment Rights
COM 3665 - Cemetery Change Application
COM 3670 - Cemetery Merchandise&Services Fund Annual Report
COM 3671 - Cemetery Endowment Care Trust Affidavit
COM 3672 - Cemetery Merchandise&Services Fund Affidavit
REPL-18-011 - Cemetery Ceased
Cemetery Grant Application Instructions
REPL-19-0022 - Cemetery Grant Application