The Founders Garden

“Amidst scenes of cultured beauty…”

In 1925, Robert P. Good’s vision of creating a modern cemetery in a beautiful park-like setting became reality. Mr. Good carefully planned the site of Alto-Reste Park so that “the remains of the departed would rest amidst scenes of cultured beauty in harmony with the environments.”

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With great forethought and attention to detail, he purchased a small plot of land for the purpose of creating one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the state of Pennsylvania. He even traveled to Carrera, Italy to oversee the construction of marble features, which still grace the park today.

Alto-Reste Park was the first burial park to include perpetual care, a concept Mr. Good wholeheartedly endorsed and helped push into Pennsylvania cemetery law. He strongly felt that funds should be set aside for the care, maintenance, and preservation of the lots, buildings, and grounds. In keeping with the visionary founder’s wishes, Alto-Reste Park is to this day perpetually maintained and carefully developed.

About Alto-Reste Park

Our mission is to honor and celebrate life by providing clarity and guidance during times of sadness and pain by offering a place of peace amidst scenes of cultured beauty.  Regardless of whether someone chooses our park as their final resting place, we want everyone we counsel to be comfortable and satisfied with their final arrangements. We offer choice, compassion, and comfort before, during, and after each service. We do this to ensure every lost loved one is memorialized in a meaningful way.

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or making pre-arrangements, please call:

(814) 944-0879

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