Welcome to Hillside Cemetery

Hillside Cemetery, regarded as one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the East, is situated on 129 gently rolling acres in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. The landscape offers a serene setting ideally suited for cemetery purposes. Hillside Cemetery was established as a non-sectarian, non-profit organization in 1886 under the state laws of New Jersey, which carefully guard the rights of lot owners and ensure the safety, permanence and prudent governance of the cemetery. Whether for future use or in time of need, the considerate staff at Hillside Cemetery will assist in your selection.

Hillside Cemetery serves the needs of individuals and families from many different towns and states. In New Jersey, some of the towns we serve include:

  • Berkeley Heights
  • Bound Brook
  • Bridgewater
  • Clark
  • Colonia
  • Cranford
  • Dunellen
  • East Brunswick
  • Edison
  • Fanwood
  • Fords
  • Garwood
  • Gillette
  • Green Brook
  • Iselin
  • Kenilworth
  • Metuchen
  • Middlesex
  • Mountainside
  • New Brunswick
  • North Plainfield
  • Paramus
  • PerthAmboy
  • Piscataway
  • Plainfield
  • Rahway
  • Scotch Plains
  • Somerville
  • South Plainfield


Robert J. Fahrenholz
General Manager

Cristine M. Fahrenholz
Office & Records Manager

Jaime Ramos
Assistant to the General Manager
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