The City of Red Deer owns and operates two cemeteries: The Red Deer Cemetery, located on 55 Street, north of Michener Centre; and the Alto Reste Cemetery located 3.6 km east of 30 Avenue on Highway 11.
General Hours of Operation
Office hours: Mon - Fri 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Office located at Alto Reste Cemetery
Cemetery hours: Open from sunrise to sunset each day
Main Contact Information
Alto Reste Cemetery (map)
As each person has different needs and wishes, The City of Red Deer offers a number of choices for traditional or cremation burials. It is a good idea to talk with family members about these options.
As you choose a burial site, remember to take into account your personal preferences along with consideration for family and friends who will wish to visit the site.
City services provided
- Information regarding location of gravesites as well as data of use for families, genealogical researchers and funeral and memorialization professionals.
- At need and pre-need lot or columbarium niche sales.
- Sale of grave liners.
- Sale and placement of concrete monument foundations.
- Artificial greens and lowering device for graveside committal.
On-leash animals are permitted onto cemetery grounds if accompanied by an adult.
The City of Red Deer is a member of the Western Canada Cemetery Association.