Memory Gardens Cemetery is situated along 10th Street SE and 2nd Avenue SE in Sioux Center, Iowa. It is managed by volunteers and appointed board members and is known as the Sioux Center Cemetery Association.
If you have questions on burial
If you are searching for a burial record, you may call the City Office at 712-722-0761.
To help locate a grave in the cemetery, you can view a map of Memory Gardens (PDF) or contact
The local Veteran's Organization, Doornink-Brunsting Legion #199 and VFW, honor all veteran's buried in the Sioux Center Cemetery on Memorial Day, placing veteran's flags and poppies on all graves.
Through donations from local families, organizations, and businesses, Sioux Center Wreaths Across America places a wreath on each veteran's grave during the holiday season. Their mission is Remember-Honor-Teach. To donate or for more information, visit Sioux Center Wreaths Across America.
Most of the burials are performed by Memorial Funeral Home, located in Sioux Center.
Approximately 17 acres, with 7 acres for future development.
Founded and started in 1872 by a local Reformed church. It then became the community association in 1946.
Approximately 4,630 people with burials at the rate of approximately 45 to 65 per year.
It is a not-for-profit association of lot owners with a volunteer board.