Serving the Miami Valley Catholic Community Since 1872

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Overlooking the Miami River, Carillon Park and the stunning skyline of Dayton, Ohio you will find one of the most beautiful and peaceful sites in Ohio’s Miami Valley… Calvary Cemetery.
Situated on 200 rolling acres, our Historic Cemetery is located in the southern part of the city bordering the suburbs of Kettering, Oakwood and Moraine. Our land comprises one of the largest green spaces in all of Dayton and Montgomery Counties.
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Calvary Cemetery provides an online records search, for all of your genealogical interest, necessity, and enjoyment.

Using our custom search tool, Locate a Loved One will assist you with finding the final resting place of your loved ones.

Calvary Cemetery is the history of more than 80,000 memorials detail the rich history of the people of the Miami Valley.

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Latest  News

Rick Meade awarded CCCE

Rick Meade awarded CCCE

Calvary Cemetery is pleased to announce that our Executive Director, Rick Meade, has been granted the Certified Catholic Cemetery Executive Designation (CCCE) by the Catholic Cemetery Conference...

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Annual Memorial Mass

Annual Memorial Mass

This year our annual Memorial Mass will be held on May 26th during the noon Mass at Holy Angels Church, Dayton.  We would like to thank Fr. Greg Konerman and the staff of Holy Angels for their...

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Good Friday

Good Friday

The St. Henry Memorial Chapel at Calvary Cemetery will be open on Good Friday (4/19/19) from Noon-3pm for private prayer.  Due to the Schantz Ave. bridge replacement, we will not be hosting...

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Calvary Cemetery in National Publication

Calvary Cemetery in National Publication

Dwight Rawlins recently had his photo published on the cover of “Catholic Cemetery” March 2019.  He took this photo last fall, just at sunrise in front of the chapel.  Congratulations...

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Spring flowers at Calvary

Spring flowers at Calvary

The spring flowers have begun to bloom at Calvary!   Dwight Rawlins recently took this picture of the daffodils near the priest section of our cemetery.

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Beautiful Sunrise over Calvary

Beautiful Sunrise over Calvary

Dwight Rawlins, Grounds Services Manager, recently took this breathtaking photo of the sunrise by the chapel.

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