Garden of Peace

Garden of Peace

The Garden of Peace and Memorial Columbarium provides a sacred and beautiful place for the inurnment of cremains in accordance with the Church’s instructions.


As cremation continues to increase in popularity, the need to bury the ashes of cremated individuals is also increasing. The Garden of Peace will be a peaceful and prayerful site on the campus of Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church to serve as an eternal resting place for our beloved deceased.


As you plan for your family’s future needs, consider the option of cremation and burial at the Garden of Peace Memorial Columbarium. We hope to answer many of your questions on this site, but would love to discuss the Columbarium with you on the phone or in person. Schedule your appointment today!



Contact Ms. Michelle Schroeder at (225) 926-1883 or


Commentator Article

Catholic Commentator Article

Columbarium FAQs

Columbarium FAQs

Construction Update

Despite a variet of inclement weather, the construction is progressing nicely!

• The Pavilion is nearing completion

• The niche cabinets have been installed and granite faceplates are being attached

• Gunite has been sprayed in the pools for the fountains

Artist Renderings

Our Lady of Mercy is a family of faith united in prayer, love and Catholic Tradition.

We are dedicated to spreading the Good News of Jesus Christ through evangelization, education and Christian example. We strive to be as faithful as the Blessed Virgin Mary and live our faith by serving God, our fellow brothers and sisters and our community.

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