The Norman Chapel

The Norman Chapel at Spring Grove Cemetery was constructed in 1880. It is fashioned in the Romanesque revival style and boasts several beautiful stained glass windows.

Constructed of limestone and sandstone, the interior contains an intricate pattern of arches and pillars of Bedford stone. Carved wooden beams support the chapel's ceiling and Belgian marble paves the floor. Massive bronze doors with bas relief panels frame either side of the chapel sanctuary. The focal point of the chapel is the magnificent stained glass window at the front of the sanctuary that depicts the Ascension of Christ. A glorious sight as the sun beams through, it can also be illuminated for evening ceremonies.

Viewings are by appointment only.

While heated in the cooler months, the chapel does not have air-conditioning. The chapel houses a Baldwin electronic organ and sound system. It can seat up to 200 guests.

Ceremonies may be held on Friday evenings, Saturday evenings, or on a Sunday morning or afternoon.

Obituaries

Dr. James Marrs, 74
Born: Tuesday, November 09, 1943
Died: Monday, June 18, 2018

Judith King, 76
Born: Sunday, January 04, 1942
Died: Saturday, June 16, 2018

Ernest Lee Bein, 88
Born: Sunday, May 18, 1930
Died: Friday, June 15, 2018

Marvimil "Marvy" Nankovitch, 96
Born: Friday, December 09, 1921
Died: Friday, June 15, 2018

Benjamin Gipson, 29
Born: Monday, November 14, 1988
Died: Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Upcoming Events

Jun 21 - Jun 21Twilight Tour / June
Jun 2411th Annual Dog Day of Summer
Jun 24Public Tram Tour June
Jun 24Public Tram Tour 6/24
Jun 26Grief to Peace / Tri County
Jun 26Tuesday Summer Family Nights
Jun 26 - Jun 26Flag Decommissioning Ceremony
Jul 03Tuesday Summer Family Nights
Jul 07Weekend Walkabout / July
Jul 10Tuesday Summer Family Nights