Grove Hill Cemetery

200 West Main Street

Morrison, IL 61270

City Hall: (815) 772-7657

Cemetery Foreman/Sexton:

(815) 772-2000

The City of Morrison owns and maintains Grove Hill Cemetery. Located at the corner of High Street and North Genesee Street, is where you will find this beautiful resting place.

Burial records for Grove Hill are maintained by the City of Morrison and are located at City Hall, 200 West Main Street, Morrison, IL 61270. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The price of burial lots in Grove Hill Cemetery shall be as provided in the city fee schedule. See Chapter 14 – Cemeteries in the City of Morrison Code of Ordinances for specific information about Grove Hill Cemetery. The cemetery foreman/Sexton of Grove Hill Cemetery shall coordinate and supervise the preparation of all graves and burials in the cemetery.


View a list of burial and lot purchasing fees for Grove Hill Cemetery below.

Annual Cemetery Clean-up

Annual cemetery cleanup begins on the last Monday in March.

Persons who wish to save gravesite items must remove them before the last Monday in March.

Items not picked up before the last Monday in March will be removed and disposed of by cemetery staff.

Any item that is not attached to a memorial will be removed including wreaths, grave blankets, sculptures, statues, plaques, lawn decorations, shepherd hooks, solar lights, flower arrangements, etc. Monument/headstone saddles may remain.

Items may be returned the following Saturday.

Persons wishing to place new items graveside are asked to wait until after the annual cleanup.

General Information

Annual Placement of Flags

The American Legion Post 328 of Morrison coordinates the annual placement of flags on Veterans' graves. This event is on the Saturday of the second week prior to Memorial Day in May at 7:45 am, allowing for a full week and full weekend of flag display.  The American Legion accepts and appreciates all volunteer helpers for this annual project. For more information from the American Legion, click on this link: For their schedule, click on this link:

Grove Hill Cemetery Board of Trustees

3 members, 2-yr terms

Andy Renkes
19350 Henry Road
(309) 781-6196

Charla Olson
104 W High Street
(815) 622-1956

Hilary Blevins
15252 Norrish Road
(815) 519-8781