Welcome to Riverside Cemetery
Who are we?
Riverside Cemetery in Appleton, Wisconsin, founded in 1870 is a not-for-profit, nonsectarian cemetery, owned and operated by the people it serves. For 150 years the staff at Riverside Cemetery has taken care of those who have passed from our community and their loved ones. Our goal for the bereaved is to make a difficult time in life as easy as possible by aiding in decision-making at a time clouded by grief. Our pledge for those at life’s end is to offer dignified burial, whether in or above ground, be dedicated stewards of their historical records, and continually maintain and preserve their final resting place.
Riverside Cemetery provides Monuments, Flower and Pressure Washing Trusts, and Flower Planting and Watering Services. Inquire about these or the many other services we offer to our families by calling us at (920) 733-5629.
Thank you so much for the kindness you showed to my family during this difficult time. It really helped the process of picking out a resting place for my beautiful niece easier.
You truly have a gift for what you do.T. Johannes
A sincere thank you for your kindness and knowledge in helping us make some important end-of-life decisions. While not a pleasant thing to do, it is a relief to have plans in order. You were so easy to work with and that is greatly appreciated…I have recommended you to several friends.C. Brown
Thank you to you and your staff for the great setting and services you provided for Randy’s burial last Saturday morning. Thanks also for all your help with the marker. It looks great! We’re very happy to have Riverside Cemetery as our final resting place.C. & P. Sengstock
Thank you for making our experience with Riverside so pleasant. All the arrangements were handled smoothly, courteously, and professionally. As we struggled with our grief, your attention to detail, care and concern were much appreciated.T. Smith
If you are a lot owner at Riverside Cemetery, please stop by the office to update your records. Thank you!
The property previously occupied by Riverside Florist has been purchased by Riverside Cemetery and will be converted to green space. Demolition of the buildings on the property will be starting the week of July 24, 2017. See pictures below. We will periodically be...
Here is a recent Appleton Post Crescent article about Ann Sager’s volunteer efforts to preserve Appleton’s history. Ann is a current member of our Board of Directors here at Riverside Cemetery....