Maple Shade Cemetery Memorials

Independence Cemetery Salutes Local Veterans Memorial Weekend

The City of Independence maintains the grounds at Maple Shade Cemetery year round. Yet, they bring special attention to the many local families and veterans interred on the grounds. Kotecki Family Memorials provides markers and custom monuments to all resident families.

Many community members are recognized including W. Pete Wisnieski (one-time Independence Mayor), Gilbert Lambacher (former City Councilman), and Independence Police Officer Raymond Mariotti. In all, the cemetery has nearly 4,000 gravesites.

Our local Kotecki professionals can provide design and Memorial pricing options.

Maple Shade Cemetery
Memorials Contact:

Kotecki Family Memorials
3636 Pearl Road
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 the Northeast Ohio area including Maple Shade Cemetery. Our team is knowledgeable and experienced in the cemetery’s standards for memorial styles, granite colors, monument inscriptions, and gravesite preservation.

Established 1851
Memorials Serving
City Of Independence
Nearly 4000 Historic Memorials
Five Generations Of Kotecki Family Service.
Styles And Designs
Many Custom Options Including
Unique Memorial Renderings
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Maple Shade Cemetery
- Independence, Ohio


Maple Shade Cemetery was established in 1851, and maintains nearly 4,000 gravesites. The cemetery is maintained by the City of Independence. Custom markers and monuments are available from Kotecki Family Memorials.

  • Street Address: 6161 Brecksville Road
  • City: Independence, Ohio
  • County: Cuyahoga
  • Established: 1851
  • Memorials: 3,910 *