Mount Hope Cemetery

The city's cemetery is located on the eastern edge of Ellis.  Access is provided off Spruce and East 12th Street.  The public works crew maintains the grounds of the cemetery and other maintenance items of the cemetery.  The public works department is in charge of grave opening & closing.  

The city clerk's office maintains the ownership and burial records for the cemetery.  The city has a very active cemetery committee which has overseen the expansion of the cemetery and is working on various improvements to the cemetery.

Applications for burial sites and marker permits should be directed through the city clerk's office at (785) 726 4812.