Columbia Center Cemetery Memorials

Kotecki Memorialists Provide Markers To Lorain County's Oldest Cemetery

Founded as the Bronson family memorial park in the early 1700s, Columbia Center Cemetery is regarded as the oldest cemetery in the region. Kotecki Family Memorials has been an authorized provider of Lorain County memorials for over a century.

Issac Bronson of Hartford County, Conneticut is listed as the first burial within Columbia Center. The infantry veteran was born in 1645 and passed on February 19, 1719. Over twenty family members are interred on the grounds.

The property is located on the east side of West River Road, a short distance north of Royalton Road (Route 82). Contact team Kotecki for options and pricing on Columbia Center Cemetery memorials.

Columbia Center Cemetery
Memorials Contact:

Kotecki Family Memorials
3636 Pearl Road, Cleveland
Showroom Hours:
MON-FRI:  9am-5pm
SAT:  9am-3pm

Contact: Edward Kotecki IV

Memorial Designs, Specifications And Standards

With a 125-year history, Kotecki Family Memorials has a long legacy as both a partner and provider of custom community memorials. The work of five generations of family members is well represented throughout Lorain County including Columbia Center Cemetery. Our team is knowledgeable and experienced in the cemetery’s standards for memorial styles, granite colors, monument inscriptions, and gravesite preservation.

First Burial 1719
Lorain County's
Oldest Recorded Cemetery
Over 3,500 Memorials
Five Generations Of Kotecki Family Service.
Styles And Designs
Many Custom Options Including
Unique Memorial Renderings
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Columbia Center Cemetery
- Columbia Township, Ohio


Initially a burial park for the Bronson Family, Columbia Center is considered the oldest cemetery in Lorain County. Kotecki memorialists are trained and knowledgeable on standards and specifications.

  • Street Address: 13801 West River Road
  • City: Columbia Township, Ohio
  • County: Lorain
  • First Burial: 1719
  • Memorials: 3,632 *