Cemetery Board of Managers

Please note:  Due to ongoing construction at City Hall, the Cemetery Board of Managers' meetings will be relocated to the Korte Recreation Center, located at #1 Nagel Drive, until further notice.  

List of Cemetery Board of Managers'  2024 Meetings
Cemetery Board of Managers' Meeting Agendas and Minutes
City Cemetery Operations and Maintenance Manual 2016
Master List of 2024 City of Highland Meeting Dates    

Meeting Schedule:

Meets quarterly-January, April, July, and October-4th Wednesday at 4:00pm at City Hall.


The purpose of the Cemetery Board of Managers is to oversee the operations and finances of the Highland City Cemetery to provide a well-maintained, peaceful place for people to grieve and pay their respect to those who have passed away. Contact Lana Hediger at City Hall if you  are interested in purchasing  grave spaces in the Highland City Cemetery.

Lana Hediger, Cemetery Records
Phone:  618-654-9892  x1481
Email:  lhediger@highlandil.gov

Brad Koehnemann, Cemetery Caretaker
Phone:  618-978-1489
Email:  bkoehnemann@highlandil.gov

Cemetery Board Members:
(2 Year Terms)
Name Position Term Expires Email Phone
Cliff Couch   March 1, 2025 Click here to email Cliff Couch 618-973-8100
Ben Eberwein   March 1, 2024 Click here to email Ben Eberwein 618-420-7549
Susan Martz   March 1, 2025 Click here to email Susan Martz 618-410-0880