About Vale

Vale Cemetery, a product of the Rural Cemetery Movement, was dedicated in October of 1857 and continues providing services to this day.

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Cemetery Services

Vale provides affordable internment and creation services. We also provide green burials, one of only seven cemeteries in NY state.

Please contact us to discuss how we can meet your needs.

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Help Vale

Vale Cemetery, Inc. is a 501(c)(13) non-profit and tax-deductible organization dedicated to preserving and maintaining the beauty of Vale.

Please consider volunteering or donating to Vale and be sure to ask about our GE matching grant!

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News From Vale

October 7, 2014

For a few years, the unused land at the Brandywine Ave. section was used as a vegetable garden for the organization Roots & Wisdom. In a grant-supported program, youths were taught...

April 21, 2014

Transition Schenectady is partnering with Vale Cemetery to create the Vale Urban Farm.

Please consider helping by donating your time or providing financial assistance. All...

March 17, 2014

The 1st Public Tour of the 2014 season at Vale Cemetery/Park will be on Sunday, April 6th at 2 p.m. Naturalist Amy Reilly Veino will narrate the walk through the 100 acre urban green space...

December 3, 2013

As one of only two annual fundraisers, Vale Cemetery is once again offering Holiday Wreaths.

There are two sizes available, 22" and 32" inch and they a priced at $35 and $100...