Special Investigations Unit Seeking Information on payments at Fairview Cemetery

The Auditor of State’s Office-Special Investigations Unit is conducting an investigation into potential irregularities regarding the payment for headstone footers/foundations at Fairview Cemetery in Quincy.

The Unit is specifically interested in hearing from people who paid for headstone footers/foundations (including individuals who prepaid for arrangements, as well as next of kin who purchased footers/foundations on behalf of a loved one) between 2015 and 2021.

If you feel you have information pertinent to this investigation, contact Chief of Investigations Mike Vinson at (614) 728-6473.