"A Cemetery for the People of the Jewish Faith"
"A Cemetery for the People of the Jewish Faith"



  • No plantings of any kind are permitted on graves or other cemetery grounds, except by authorization of the Caretaker.
  • Anything planted without permission will be removed without notice.  This applies to real or artifical flowers or plants. 
  • No glass containers are permitted.
  • No religious symbols of any kind are permitted on a grave site, other than those generally recognized as traditionally Jewish.
  • Any questions regarding qualification of a religious symbol shall be resolved by the Board of Trustees.
  • No religious symbols of any kind are permitted on any hearse.
  • Burials at Mound Zion Cemetery are limited to persons of the Jewish faith in accordance with Jewish ritual. The use of a Chevra Kadisha is discretionary.
  • The height of a headstone shall be limited to 48”, and shall not exceed 96” in width, and then only if reinforced with steel doweling binding the base and monument.
  • Only flush marker headstones or bevels up to 8” are permitted in Sections 7-14. All foundations for the monuments are installed by the Caretaker, ordered through a monument company.
  • Mound Zion Cemetery is not responsible for any damage to headstones.


Benches are allowed with Board approval and must meet the following conditions:

  • A plot must be purchased for the bench.
  • The bench and monument must be made of compatible material and have a proper foundation.     

(Policies are Subject to Change Without Notice)


Contact Us:

14510 West North Avenue

Brookfield, WI 53005

Phone: (262)782-3270

Email: Chirschfeld3@wi.rr.com

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