Olathe Memorial Cemetery
Cemetery Gates Open Dawn to Dusk, Seven Days a Week.
The Mission of the Olathe Memorial Cemetery is to provide the community with compassionate burial services, with dedication to maintaining accurate and lasting records in a beautifully kept setting.
- Staff Members of Olathe Memorial Cemetery
Our Community Events
Commemorate Olathe 1865! Saturday, May 2 - 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Join us in celebrating the 150th year anniversary of the end of the Civil War, the first burial in Olathe Cemetery, and the completion of the Mahaffie farmhouse! Ceremonies will start at 10 a.m. at the Mahaffie farmhouse, where you will witness the funeral of Susan Henderson as it was done in the 19th century. At 1 p.m., the activities will move to the Olathe Memorial Cemetery where tours of gravestone symbolism, memorable citizens, and the significance of the trees will be given. The Closing Ceremony will be at 3:30 when all veterans of the civil war will be honored. Refreshments and period music will be offered by the Second Baptist Church of Olathe. There will be more information to follow as we get closer to our 150th Anniversary! Keep coming back to learn more! Read more