To help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and following the new Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHSS) Epidemic Order, the Independence Department of Public Works office located at 6050 Flemings Lake Road is closed to the public until December 8, 2020


Cemetery office staff are working remotely, if you have any specific questions or concerns regarding cemetery operations or burials, please call (248) 625-4146 during normal business hours Monday thru Friday 8am to 5pm

You may also contact the Department of Public Works directly at (248) 625-8222

Independence Township Cemeteries

Lakeview Cemetery

Independence Township is the sole owner and operator of 3 cemeteries within the township. The employees of the Department of Public Works are responsible for operating and maintaining these cemeteries.

Case Cemetery, the oldest but inactive cemetery is open by appointment only.

Lakeview Cemetery
6150 White Lake Road
Clarkston, MI 48346
    Sashabaw Plains Cemetery
5331 Maybee Road
Clarkston, MI 48346
    Case Cemetery
10415 Dartmouth Road
Clarkston, MI 48346

The cemetery office location is the DPW at 6050 Flemings Lake Road. Our office hours are Monday through Friday  8am-5pm (except on Township recognized holidays). Phone number (248) 625-4146

The gates are open from dawn to dusk.