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(Burying the dead is one of the Corporal Works of Mercy. Funerals give us the opportunity to grieve and show others support during difficult times. Through our prayers and actions during these times we show our respect for life, which is always a gift from God, and comfort to those who mourn.)

Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery is located in Riverside Cemetery, 1908 East 3rd Street Sterling, IL 61081.

Plots are available, contact Julie Massey in the Sacred Heart office at (815) 625-1134.

Please see our Price List for additional information.

Your rights matter! Know what your rights are when you are purchasing a cemetery plot. See the Consumer Rights Brochure.

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Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.

St. Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Mass Times

Weekend Mass

Saturday 5:30 pm
Sunday 8:30 am & 10:00 am

Daily Mass

Monday 7:00 am
Tuesday 7:00 am
Wednesday 7:00 am
Friday 7:00 am
Saturday 8:30 am

Communion Service

Thursday 7:00 am

Holy Day of Obligation

Vigil – 5:30 pm
Mass – 7:00 am / 5:30 pm

Confession Times

Monday 7:30 am
Tuesday 7:30 am
Saturday 9:00 am / 4:30pm – 5:15 pm

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