Cemetery Sexton: Jim Bennett
Contact InformationOffice #:
(620) 332-2510Fax #:
120 North 6th Street
Independence, Kansas 67301Physical Address: 1300 N Penn
Mount Hope Cemetery consists of approximately 86 acres and has four main sections; Old Mount Hope, New Mount Hope, Lutheran and Catholic. The cemetery also has two mausoleums; the Mausoleum and the Abbey. The cemetery currently has over 18,000 burials. The average number of burials each year is 150, with approximately 30% of these being cremations.