Protecting your information is our priority as Gethsemane Cemetery respects the privacy of your personal information. This Privacy Policy applies to and Gethsemane Cemetery and governs data collection, retention and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Gethsemane Cemetery include and Gethsemane Cemetery (hereinafter “Gethsemane”). The Gethsemane website is a cemetery website and by using it, you consent to data collection, retention and use as detailed in this Privacy Policy.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services, Gethsemane may collect personally identifiable information, which includes, but may not be limited to, your:

  • First and Last Name
  • Mailing Address
  • E-mail Address
  • Phone Number
  • Payment Information

Gethsemane is the sole owner of the personal information collected on this site. We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us; however, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services, or have inquired about Gethsemane’s provision of products of services. Such personal information may be requested when you proceed with: (a) registering for an account; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services, and/or (f) you otherwise request or inquire about provision of services and/or products. We may use your personal information in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us, and may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

Gethsemane collects and uses your personal information to operate and deliver the services and/or products you have requested. Gethsemane may use your personally identifiable information to periodically email, call, text or message you with information about products, services and events.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

Gethsemane does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

Gethsemane may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Gethsemane, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Gethsemane may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or upon good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Gethsemane or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Gethsemane; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Gethsemane, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior

Gethsemane may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Gethsemane, in order to determine what Gethsemane services are the most popular and/or for purposes of enhancing the user experience. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Gethsemane to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area, product and/or service.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Gethsemane. This information may include, but not be limited to: your IP address, browser type, domain name(s), access time(s) and referring website address(es). This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Gethsemane website.

Use of Cookies

The Gethsemane website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Gethsemane pages, or register with Gethsemane site or services, a cookie helps Gethsemane to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Gethsemane website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Gethsemane features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Gethsemane services or websites you visit. In the event you decline cookies but would like to review and better understand the complete scope of services Gethsemane can provide, you can contact us via phone at 610-929-2613.


This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

Gethsemane secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure and uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) Protocol for this purpose. When personal information is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the SSL protocol.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through the Gethsemane website cannot be guaranteed.

Right to Deletion

Subject to certain exceptions set forth below, on receipt of a verifiable request from you, we will:

  • Delete your personal information from our records; and
  • Direct any service providers to delete your personal information from their records.

Please note that we may not be able to comply with requests to delete your personal information if it is necessary to:

  • Complete the transaction for which the personal information was collected, provide a good or service requested by you, or reasonably anticipated within the context of our ongoing business relationship with you, or otherwise perform a contract between you and us;
  • Detect security incidents, protect against malicious, deceptive, fraudulent, or illegal activity; or prosecute those responsible for that activity;
  • Debug to identify and repair errors that impair existing intended functionality;
  • Enable solely internal uses that are reasonably aligned with your expectations based on your relationship with us;
  • Comply with an existing legal obligation; or
  • Otherwise use your personal information, internally, in a lawful manner that is compatible with the context in which you provided the information.

Children’s Privacy

Gethsemane does not knowingly collection personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. In the event you are a parent or guardian and are aware your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us. To the extent Gethsemane becomes aware that personal information from anyone under the age of 13 had been collected without verification of parental consent, Gethsemane will take steps to remove that information.

E-mail Communications

Gethsemane may periodically contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from Gethsemane or click on a link therein.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Gethsemane, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the “UNSUBSCRIBE” link, replying “STOP” or calling us at 610-929-2613.

External Data Storage Sites

We may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting vendors with whom we have contracted.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Gethsemane reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time in its sole discretion. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our website, and/or by updating any privacy information. Your continued use of the website and/or Services available after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.


If any provision of this Privacy Policy is held invalid, the remainder of this Privacy Policy will continue in full force and effect.

Contact Information

Gethsemane welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Privacy Policy. If you believe that Gethsemane has not adhered to this Privacy Policy, please contact Gethsemane at:

Gethsemane Cemetery
3139 Kutztown Rd
Reading, Pennsylvania 19605
Phone: 610-929-2613