REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 12th, 2020 at 10:00AM , Wreaths Across America will be at Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery 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. Volunteers are encourage to come in at 8:00am to help stage the wreaths prior to the ceremony.
Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. Or, if you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, please click the “Volunteer” button next to the cemetery name below, and don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you.
Thank you so much for supporting Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!
Never Forgotten. The Mission to Remember, Honor, and Teach is a Mindset
Wreaths Across America’s Executive Director Karen Worcester and Chairman of the Board, Wayne Hanson, recently gave us all cause to stop and consider the organization’s mission....
by Charlotte Driggers for Gerald Calvert, Army, MSG, Born 11/16/40, Passed On 07/26/12, Honored by Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery
by Charlotte Driggers for Roy Warren, Navy, ADRC, Born 10/27/20, Passed On 09/01/86, Honored by Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery
1300 S Buffalo Soldier Trail
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
Directions to Cemetery
Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs to the site of the ceremony itself.
Parking InstructionsThere is plenty of parking at this cemetery, so feel free to park in any available spot.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.
Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:
- Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome.
- Ceremonies around the world will be starting at 10:00am the same moment, so please be on time.
- Please help ensure that all participants get the opportunity to place a wreath.
- Please follow the location coordinators instructions on where to place wreaths, as well as "how" they should be placed.
- We especially appreciate volunteers willing to help clean-up. Please check in with the location coordinator if you are interested in helping with the clean-up.
The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for help Wreaths achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.