|Pokagon Road and Michigan Highway M-140|
Postal Code: 49102
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
Union Cemetery is located on M-140 at Pokagon Road in Berrien Township.
AKA South Union Cemetery
In 1857 Protestants of different denominations established a church and cemetery on property purchased from Zera and Eliza Wright. They dedicated the Greek Revival-style Union Church on July 4, 1858. The denominations held services on alternating Sundays until 1915. Throughout the years elaborate Memorial Day celebrations have been held at the church. The Ladies Aid Society has maintained the church since 1891.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) feature ID for the cemetery is 2374151 (Berrien Center Cemetery / South Union Cemetery / Union Cemetery).