Wreaths Across America- Jacksonville Memory Gardens
|REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
On December 18, 2021 at 12:00 pm, Wreaths Across America will be at Jacksonville Memory Gardens to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country’s fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.
Coordinated and led by local volunteers, fundraising groups have raised funds to sponsor the placement of 3,326 live-balsam wreaths on the headstones of our service members laid to rest at Jacksonville Memory Gardens. At 11:20 A.M., a UPS truck bringing over 3,300 wreaths from St. Catherine’s Catholic Church (1649 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park) to Jacksonville Memory Gardens (111 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park) for the formal ceremony. Volunteers are invited to help place wreaths on veterans’ graves.