Amidst wide swaths of lawn, a grove of pine trees offers a woodland feel and a beautiful place for reflection. Situated on a 21-acre tract of mountain land, with 2,009 traditional burial lots and 1,063 cremation lots, Gavilan Gardens Memorial cemetery is Ruidoso's newest municipal cemetery and only cemetery in town with lots for purchase.
To purchase space for an urn or casket in Gavilan Memorial Gardens cemetery, contact the Village cemetery office within the Ruidoso Parks and Rec department.
We should provide 48 hours notice to the cemetery office prior to a requested time for service. Available hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, except legal holidays.
Daily visitation is permitted from dawn to dusk.
Grave spaces for traditional (casketed) burial: $900
Grave spaces for a cremation: $500
Interment Open & Closing Fee: $500 (M-F), $550 on Saturdays
Cremation Open & Closing Fee: $400 (M-F), $450 on Saturdays
Gavilan Memorial Gardens Cemetery is a local cemetery in Ruidoso, New Mexico who can help you with your burial needs. You can compare their cemetery services and customer reviews to others in the Funerals360 vendor marketplace.
Cemeteries offer a wide range of services including burial plots for in-ground burial and mausoleums for above ground burial. Many cemeteries have options for cremated remains as well, including being buried in the ground, placed in a niche in a columbarium, or even scattered in a scattering garden.
Green burial grounds or natural burial preserves offer the most natural burial and scattering options.