North Shore Garden of Memories, also known as Northshore Garden of Memories, is located in Waukegan Township, Lake County, Illinois, a short distance north of downtown Chicago. The beautiful and lush green property has served residence of northern Chicago and surrounding communities for decades. Today, North Shore Garden of Memories is a member of the Dignity Memorial network, a major cemetery service provider in the United States.
Dozens of acres of lush green lawn greet visitors to the property, and trees that bloom in riotous color in the spring and fall, beautiful stone work, and a variety of monuments and structures are scattered throughout the property, offering one of the most beautiful and peaceful locations in the area. Upon entering the cemetery, visitors are greeted by a well groomed trees, marble columns and wide pathways the offer easy accessibility by car or foot as well as a sense of protection and security for the grieving.
Located between the shores of Lake Michigan and Interstate 94, the rolling acres of North Shore Garden of Memories nevertheless offer a quiet, park like serene location and atmosphere. Caring and compassionate staff at North Shore Garden of Memories are able to offer a variety of options to family members, including traditional burials, cremation, and memorialization.
For decades, staff at North Shore Garden of Memories have done their best to meet the needs of multicultural and multi-denominational residence of Chicago. In an especially well-maintained property, the cemetery offers a variety of etched stone monuments, statues, and structures that blend past and present. Visitors are welcome to stroll the property when they come to remember and honor their loved ones.
Located just minutes from the shores of Lake Michigan, the cemetery property can be accessed from North Chicago on State Routes 20 or 120, with a north or south turn on Skokie Highway, turning off onto Martin Luther King Junior Drive or 14th street and then making a turn on to Green Bay Road.