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Road Closure Notice-Wenzel Road

     24th Street/Wenzel Road will be closed for a few months to accommodate construction improvements. The road will be closed from Chartres Street in La Salle to the east of Faith Church in Peru, where Wenzel Road becomes a three-lane road. Faith Church, 800 Wenzel Road, will remain open to traffic. The exact length of time the street will remain closed will be weather dependent during construction.

cemetery_003.jpg 2121 Shooting Park Road
Peru, IL 61354

Phone: (815) 223-0061

Contact the Peru City Cemetery

Burials may be made between the hours of 9:00 am and 2:30 pm Monday through Friday and by special arrangement only on Saturdays or holidays.

The placement of fresh flowers, artificial flowers, wreaths, memorials, candles, vigil lights and decorations on graves is allowed in all parts of Peru City Cemetery from April 1 to October 31. Shepherd's hooks or any wooden or metal frame or device to hold floral displays or other displays are also allowed. Winter decorations and covering for entire graves are allowed starting November 15 and will be removed based on weather under the direction of the Public Services Manager. The grave owner shall remove all such items for the City of Peru cemetery cleaning as announced by the Public Service Manager and published on this website and in the local newspaper.

For additional information about the Peru City Cemetery please see the Code of Ordinances Chapter 30.


cemetery_001.jpgMemorial Mausoleum

  cemetery_005.jpgPeru City Columbarium