Riverside Memorial Cemetery


Established by the City of Aberdeen in 1886, the cemetery is dedicated to providing an essential service with dignity, respect, and care.

Cemetery Hours

  • April 1 - September 30: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • October 1 - March 31: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Assistance is available during maintenance work hours, Monday through Friday. For after-hours or weekend assistance, please make an appointment.

Burial Index

An alphabetical burial index is maintained in an information station outside of the cemetery office. Persons wishing to locate burials are welcome to use the index and maps. Public Directory Questions may be directed to the Cemetery Sexton at 605-626-7096 or email.


For information about available grave spaces, to make an appointment, or for general questions please contact the Riverside Memorial Cemetery office at 605-626-7096, email Riverside Cemetery or contact in person at:
1726 West Melgaard Road
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Riverside Memorial Cemetery