Flower Removal Schedule

To keep San Tan Memorial Gardens looking its very best, flowers and other items of memorialization are removed from the cemetery grounds on the 1st Tuesday of every month. The dates of removal are listed below.

We ask that you remove all items of memorialization prior to the dates listed. Items not removed prior to the first Tuesday are carefully reomved by our grounds crew and placed in the Flower Retrieval area behind the office for a maximum  of 60 days. San Tan Memorial Gardens is not responsible for loss or damage to any items.

Flowers and other memorial items can be returned to the cemetery grounds the day after the specified removal dates.


Flower Removal Days for 2019

  • January 1st*
  • February 5th
  • March 5th
  • April 2nd
  • May 7th
  • June 4th

  • July 2nd
  • August 6th
  • September 3rd
  • October 1st**
  • November 5th
  • December 3rd


Items removed on these dates will be placed on the green shelves in the flower retrieval area. Items left on the green shelves for 30 days will be placed in the white bin. After another 30 days, items left in the white bin will be discarded. This disposal process continues every month.

*Any removal days that fall on national holidays will take place on the dar prior to the holiday.

**Please note, during the month of October, the grass is scalped, fertilized and perpared for the planting of winter Ryegrass. After the Octer 1st removal, we ask that you withhold from placing flowers and other decorations on graves until further notice. The official dates for scalping wand planting will be determined at the beginning of October and posted on Social Media as well as on signs at the entrance of the Cemetery.

Thank you for your Cooperation


2019 Flower Removal Schedule

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