New option at historic burial site

The chapel at the historic Sharon burying ground now includes a columbarium for cremated remains (also known as cremains). Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

SHARON — It’s unusual to have news to report from a cemetery, especially one that was established in 1739.

But there is news at the historic Sharon burying ground this year. And anyone interested in finding out what’s happening in the hereafter is invited to an open house and tour on Saturday, May 11, from 1 to 4 p.m.

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