Forest Park Southwest Cemetery to serve Katy, Sugar Land, Missouri City beginning in 2022

Forest Park Southwest Cemetery will open in west Houston in late spring 2022. (Courtesy Service Corporation International)
Forest Park Southwest Cemetery will open in west Houston in late spring 2022. (Courtesy Service Corporation International)

Forest Park Southwest Cemetery will open in west Houston in late spring 2022. (Courtesy Service Corporation International)

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Forest Park Southwest Cemetery will feature an event center and offer a variety of funeral services. (Courtesy Service Corporation International)
Forest Park Southwest Cemetery will open in west Houston in late spring 2022, according to a press release from Service Corporation International, North America's largest provider of funeral, cemetery and cremation services.

Located at the proposed intersection of FM 359 and Settegast Ranch Road in Richmond, the development on more than 50 acres will serve Katy, Fulshear, Sugar Land, Missouri City and surrounding communities.

Forest Park Southwest Cemetery will offer traditional in-ground burial, above-ground entombment, cremation memorials and private family estates, according to the release. Additionally, it will feature a multipurpose event center for both traditional funerals and contemporary memorial services.

“As more people choose to make west Houston their home, we are pleased to expand our services and legacy of compassionate care to the greater Houston community,” said Michael White, SCI's Houston Market Managing Director, in the release. “We are committed to the families we serve, and to providing them with a peaceful and beautiful environment for honoring and visiting their loved ones.”

713-522-5141. www.sci-corp.com


By Claire Shoop

Reporter, Sugar Land/Missouri City

Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as the reporter for the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2019 where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a fellow for The Texas Tribune, worked for the student newspaper, The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen.



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