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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Edgewood/Greenwood Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), Wreaths Across America will be at Edgewood/Greenwood 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.

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 Edgewood/Greenwood Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

Sponsor Wreaths

Click "Sponsor Wreaths" to sponsor a wreath and help us reach our goal of honoring every veteran at the cemetery.

Volunteer

Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.

Invite

Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.

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In Honor Of
by VICTORIA LUGO for William Merce, Honored by Edgewood/Greenwood Cemetery

In honor of the service of William Merce

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In Honor Of
by Kelly Decker for Lou Barretta, Air Force, Honored by Edgewood/Greenwood Cemetery

Papa, Thank you for your service to our country during WWII. Thank you for being the man, husband, dad, grandpa, and great grandpa that you are…which is nothing short of AMAZING. We are so blessed to have you! Thank you for being the best grandfather and always supporting me! Love you beyond words! Love your favorite granddaughter, Kelly

Check out 23 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Location Information

FLEDGR - Edgewood/Greenwood Cemetery
141 South Edgewood Dr
Apopka, FL 32704, United States

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December 14, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Loretta Forlaw, Barbara Newkirk

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 Instructions

There 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 Edgewood/Greenwood 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.
  • 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.

Local Groups Supporting Us

Northrop Grumman Supported by VERITAS and Corporate Citizenship

Welcome to Northrop Grumman Supported by VERITAS and Corporate Citizenship! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support Arlington National Cemetery and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

FL0760P - VFW Post 10147 Apopka/Altamonte Springs /VFW Post 10147 Auxiliary

Welcome to FL0760P - VFW Post 10147 Apopka/Altamonte Springs /VFW Post 10147 Auxiliary! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support Edgewood/Greenwood Cemetery and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

4 groups support us. Click "View Our Groups" to see them all.