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Posted on: March 16, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Annual Greenwood Cemetery cleanup nears end

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MUSCATINE, Iowa – The annual spring cleanup of Muscatine Greenwood Cemetery is underway. All grave decorations were to be removed by Monday, March 15, 2021, according to cemetery staff. Remaining grave decorations will be removed and discarded by cemetery staff after that date.


Grave decorations include, but are not limited to, wreaths, silk flowers, grave blankets, wooden crosses, toys, cobblestones, and potted plants. Undecorated metal shepherd’s hooks and Remembrance Vigil Candles and Solar Lights will not be removed.


New grave decorations may be brought in after Monday, April 1, 2020, with no more than two decorations per grave site.


Please call (563) 263-7051 if you have any questions or require more information. You may also email cemetery staff at


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