Cemetery Board

Members


  • Mike Pantaleano, Chair
    Term Expires: 2017
  • Paul Swan, Vice Chair
    Term Expires: 2018
  • Jeff Ferrara, Secretary
    Term Expires: 2016
  • Buzzy Davis
    Term Expires: 2017

  • John Evans, Sr.
    Term Expires: 2016
  • Jayne Sission
    Term Expires: 2018
  • Rick Hudak, Council Representative
    Term Expires: 2016

Overview


The Cemetery Board serves as an advisor to the Mayor and Director of Public Service on the management, control and operation of all publicly-owned and/or publicly operated cemeteries and burial grounds located within the Village of Richfield.

The Cemetery Board as outlined in the Codified Ordinances Chapter 142 shall act in an advisory capacity to the Mayor, and the Director of Public Service concerning the operation and maintenance of the Village cemeteries. The Director of Public Service shall be responsible for the following duties related to the cemeteries:
  • Construction
  • Improvement
  • Inspection
  • Maintenance
  • Operation
  • Repair

Appointment


The Board consists of six electors of the Municipality and a member of Council who shall be appointed by the President of Council. The six electors shall be appointed by the Mayor and shall be confirmed by a majority vote of Council for staggered terms of three years each. In making the appointments, the Mayor shall appoint three Board members to represent the interests of the West Richfield Cemetery and three Board members to represent the interests of the Fairview Cemetery.

Village Council Representative


Rick Hudak is the Council representative for 2016.

Taking Part


Residents interested in serving on the Cemetery Board can contact the Mayor at 330-659-9201, ext. 222.

For More Information


The Board can be contacted by calling Melanie Baker, Service Director, at 330-659-9201, ext. 5.