Funerals (Memorial Services)
It is our desire at Saint Paul’s by-the-Sea to assist you during this time of loss and grief. Our Priest or Deacon will meet you to arrange for a funeral and offer you pastoral support. If a death is pending, or when a death occurs, please inform us as soon as possible so that we may be of assistance. Please call the church office at 410-289-3453. If you are calling outside of our office hours, 9am-1pm Monday through Friday, please follow the prompts to be transfered to a voicemail box of your choosing. Or please call again and leave a message with our Office Administrator ext 100.
What is a Columbarium?
It is an 18th century Latin word for dovecote or dove nest. Today, it is a place where urns holding cremains (ashes) may be inurned (reposed) in individual niches.
New Columbarium Name Plate Form
NAME PLATE FORM
The name plates for each niche will be 3” X 1 & 1/2 inches in size. If two people are to be inurned in one niche, then 2 name plates will be used. The name plates will include the deceased names along with the dates of birth and death. Please provide the requested information below.
Date of Birth:_____________________________________________________
Date of Death:____________________________________________________
(or to be provided upon one’s death)
Cost is $17 per plate