Cemetery and Parks Department

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If you have any questions, concerns, or to schedule an appointment, please contact us at one of our listed numbers.

You may also email us at:

  • All Christmas decorations will be removed as soon as weather permits.
  • All Cemetery water will be shut off by 11/01 and turned on by 4/30 the following year.
  • All Flags will be removed after Veterans Day as weather permits.
The mission of the Townsend Cemetery and Parks Department is to continue to put forth its best efforts to maintain and improve the Cemetery and Parks of the Town of Townsend. The department will continue working to make the town proud while staying within our budgetary guidelines.The department will also continue to work in harmony with other town departments, to help keep the Town of Townsend moving forward in a positive direction.

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Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Roger Rapoza Superintendent (978) 424-5221
Drew Funk Foreman (978) 877-6494

Commission Members
Name Term Phone
John Barrett



Brian Sanford



 Robert Therrien



Contact Info

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday:
7:30am to 3:30pm

(978) 597-1715 Office
(978) 424-5221 Superintendent cell
(978) 877-6494 Foreman cell

29 Highland Street
Mailing: 272 Main Street
Townsend, MA 01469
United States

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