Past Parish Cemeteries Seminar Presentations

Below is a library of past seminars that The Catholic Cemeteries has hosted for parish cemeterians. They are here for your reference and we hope you find them helpful.

February 9, 2023 Webinar


  1. Trends: Cremation, Green Burials, & More

  2. Dis-Interments and Re-Interments

  3. Safety in Cemeteries/Monument Safety


Looking Toward the Future: Perpetual Care Planning for Cemeteries

A five-agency collaboration webinar from the Archdiocese of Saint Paul/Minneapolis, The Catholic Cemeteries, Catholic Mutual Group, Catholic Community Foundation and Catholic Finance Corporation on April 28, 2022.

Seed vs. Sod: Sharing the Magic Formula

Dave Kemp, Strategic Planning and Project Manager with The Catholic Cemeteries, shares tricks and tips to most effectively enhance the natural beauty of your cemetery.

Cemetery Finances: Policy, Perpetual Care and Resources

Mary Jo Jungwirth and Mary Breault from the Financial Standards and Parish Accounting office at the Archdiocese of St. Paul/Minneapolis discuss specific diocesan and state statutes regarding financial policies and the importance of having a perpetual care fund.