Frequently asked questions

Do I need to be approved in order to be buried?


Yes, Please download our Pre Registration Application and mail it along with a copy of your Honorable Discharge and a copy of your marriage record, if your spouse will also be buried with us. Please mail to NNJVMC P O Box 82 Sparta NJ 07871




Can I pre-pay for my plot and opening closing costs?


Yes you can pre-pay your plot/plots. However, opening/closing and installation of goverment maker expenses would be paid the time of each interment. You will need to be approved first.




Is an urn required for cremains burials?


An urn is required and may be purchased from your funeral home.




Do full burials require a vault?


Vaults are required and may be purchased from your funeral home.




Can I choose my plot?


Sorry, No, the next available plot is assigned at the time of burial.




How do I make arrangements for burial?


At the time of need, contact your funeral home. We will coordinate with your funeral home.




Why do I have to pay to be buried at the NNJVMC?


We are a privately owned and run veterans' cemetery. We are not funded by county, state or federal government




How much does it cost to be buried?


Please see details about the cemetary here




How do I arrange for military honors?


Military honors are arranged by the funeral home.