Welcome to Lakewood Cemetery
Founded in 1871, Lakewood Cemetery is a nonprofit association, open to all people. We provide memorialization in a place of beauty and solace — giving comfort to families and individuals by meeting final needs with compassion and dignity.
If you have a question or need, please call 612-822-2171 or email us.
Lakewood Open House: Remembering Minnesota Sports Legends, August 7
In celebration of the upcoming Summer Olympics, we are hosting an event to remember Minnesota’s sports greats. Activities include guided tours of sports heroes buried at Lakewood and a meet & greet with local authors. For details, download the event flyer PDF or visit our Facebook event page.
Lantern Lighting Celebration, September 17
Join us for Lakewood Cemetery’s second annual Lantern Lighting Celebration, a unique memorial event to honor those in our lives who have passed away. For details and to register to reserve your lantern, visit the event page.