Funeral Homes and Cemeteries in Maryland



As of spring 2020 the following cemeteries provide green burial options in Maryland and District of Columbia.  Please note, that the current providers represent Hybrid Cemeteries.

Baltimore Hebrew Congregation Cemeteries

Baltimore Hebrew Congregation Cemetery
318 Berrymans Lane, Reisterstown, MD 21136

Baltimore Hebrew Belair Road Cemetery
2100 Belair Road, Baltimore, MD 21213

Bestgate Memorial Park
814 Bestgate Rd.
Annapolis, MD 21401

Congressional Cemetery
1801 E. Street Southeast
Washington, DC 20003

Garden of Remembrance Gan Zikaron Memorial Park
14321 Comus Rd.
Clarksburg, MD 20871

Mount Olivet Cemetery 
515 S. Market Street
Frederick, MD 21701

United Hebrew Cemetery
3901 Washington Blvd.
Halethorpe, MD 21227

Woodlawn Memorial Park
11365 Ocean Gateway
Easton, MD 21601


Funeral Homes

The following funeral homes presently accommodate green burial needs in Maryland.

Donald B. Thompson Funeral Home
31 E. Main Street
Middletown, MD 217693

Donaldson Funeral Home
1411 Annapolis Rd.
Odenton, MD 21113

Evans Funeral Homes
8800 Harford Rd. Parkville MD 21234

16924 York Rd. Monkton MD 21111

3 Newport Dr. Forest Hill, MD 21050
Forest Hill, Md

Lasting Tributes Cremation and Funeral Care
814 Bestgate Rd.
Annapolis, MD 21401

March Funeral Home
4300 Wabash Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21215

Mitchell Wiedefeld Funeral Home
6500 York Rd., Towson, MD

Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation Services
7527 Harford Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21234

Sol Levinson & Bros Funeral Home
8900 Reisterstown Rd., Pikesville, MD 21208

5560 Sterrett Place, Columbia, MD 21044

Cemeteries outside the State of Maryland that are certified by the Green Burial Council.

Green Burial Council is the environmental certification organization.

To locate providers certified by the Green Burial Council in Maryland and nearby states, click here. For the purpose of this website the GBMA selected list of cemeteries within a 300 miles from Baltimore, Maryland. All of the below cemeteries have Green Burial Council Certification.

Duck Run Natural Burial Ground
3173 Sprotswood Trail
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

Greenspring Natural Cemetery
P.O. Box 415
Newfield, NY 14867

Penn Forest Natural Burial Park
121 Colorado St.
Verona, PA 15147,

Pine Forest Memorial Gardens
770 Stadium Dr.
Wake Forest, NC 27587

Steelmantown Cemetery
327 Marshallville Rd.
Tuckahoe, NJ 08270

Town of Rhinebeck Cemetery
3 Mill Rd.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Cool Spring Natural Cemetery
901 Cool Spring Lane
Berryville, Virginia 22611-2700
Phone: (540) 955-4383

Green Burial Supplies

There are many providers of bio-degradable caskets, shrouds and other supplies, both at funeral homes that support natural burial and from the Green Burial Council’s list of approved suppliers.

Consumer Advocacy

Funeral Consumers Alliance is a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting a consumer’s right to choose a meaningful, dignified, affordable funeral. Here is a link to the Maryland branch. The Funeral Consumers Alliance website lists local contacts in adjoining States.

Memo of Intent

This document, although not legally binding, is intended to express your wish to have a natural burial. This includes no embalming of your remains, a simple biodegradable casket, and no concrete burial vault.

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