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Privacy Policy

The Erie Cemetery Association’s website is provided as a courtesy for our customers, visitors and the public. Please review the following Privacy Policy to understand the information available on this website, as well as what information is being collected through your website visit, and how each may be used.

In this Privacy Policy, "we", "us", "our", and “ECA” will refer to Erie Cemetery Association. "You" and "your" will refer to you as a user / visitor to eriecemeteryassoc.com.

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time, and you are responsible for checking this Privacy Policy to determine if changes have occurred. Your continued use of the website following the posting of changes to the Privacy Policy constitutes acceptance of the changes.

Information listed on our website

The information available on the ECA website is public information and may be distributed or copied except as noted below.

  • Historic Information: Information about persons interred at ECA's cemeteries, including biographies or accounts of their lives, may be copied or reproduced.
  • Burial Information:  The names, birth and death dates and grave locations of persons interred in ECA's cemeteries are public information. This information is available on our website, as well as other public websites not associated with ECA.
  • Photography, Diagrams, Maps, Images:  The images on the ECA website are the property of ECA and/or under license and may not be copied, used or reproduced without prior written consent from ECA.

Please note that the information on the website is provided as a courtesy only. While ECA strives to provide accurate information, ECA makes no representation, warranty, or guaranty as to the accuracy of the information provided and the information should not be relied upon without independent verification.

Information collected on our website

  • Except as otherwise provided in this Privacy Policy, or for authorized law enforcement investigations, ECA does not attempt to identify individual website visitors or users, or their usage habits.  Except as otherwise provided in this Privacy Policy, ECA does NOT make website visitor information collected available to third parties.
  • Use of Your Contact Information:  If you choose to send an email to ECA using the email links on the website, we will use your email address or other information you supply to respond to your query as you request. In addition, we may collect that email address and save it as part of your contact information if you are a customer or vendor of ECA.  We may use your contact information to reach you as necessary to answer your queries, or to conduct business. We may also use your contact information to market products or services to you, unless you opt out of such communications by emailing us at optout@eriecemeteryassoc.com. While we do not sell our contact list to third parties, we may share our contact list with contractors, service providers, and other third parties who we use to support our business. We may also transfer our contact list to a buyer or successor in the event of a merger or other transfer of all or some of the assets of ECA, whether as a going concern or otherwise. We may also disclose this information to comply with any court order, law, or legal process, or if we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property or safety of ECA, our customers, or others.
  • IP addresses: We track IP addresses of our website visitors only for internal business purposes. We have no means of associating contact information that you submit via a "Contact" form with the IP address of your computer. The data collected is used for internal business purposes only, such as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.
  • Cookies: We may use cookies within our website for internal business purposes, such as to recognize return visitors. We do not release this information to anyone outside ECA, unless required by law. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of this website may then be inaccessible or not function properly.
  • Linked sites: If the website contains any links to external websites, we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those websites. You should consult the privacy policy of those websites before using the websites or providing personal information through the websites.
  • Linking to our website: You may create a link to our website; however making a link with any alteration of our website's contents is prohibited. You may NOT reproduce or reformat the pages, images, information and/or materials from the website, unless prior written permission has been obtained from ECA. Under NO circumstance shall any direct links to images be made. You will immediately remove any links to our website if, for any reason, we request that you do so.
  • Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this website are strictly prohibited.
  • ECA does not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13 through our website. If you are under 13, do not use or provide any information on our website or through any of its features, or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, or any screen name or user name you may use. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13 through our website without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have collected any information from or about a child under 13 through our website, please contact us at optout@eriecemeteryassoc.com.
  • Data security. We do not guarantee the security of any personal information transmitted to ECA through our website. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. 


Your use of our website constitutes your agreement with this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use this website. We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time by posting changes on this webpage. You are responsible for periodically visiting our website and this Privacy Policy to check for any changes. Your continued use of eriecemeteryassoc.com will signify your acceptance of those changes. 

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us:

Erie Cemetery Association
Phone: 814-459-2463