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

Welcome to the Hope for Hilldale Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), Hope for Hilldale Cemetery will be helping Hilldale Cemetery to Remember and Honor our veterans by laying Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes.

Please help us honor and remember as many fallen heroes as possible by sponsoring remembrance wreaths, volunteering on Wreaths Day, or inviting your family and friends to attend with you.

Thank you so much for supporting the Hilldale 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.

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In Memory Of
by Christina G. for David Olsen, Navy, MCPO, Honored by Hilldale Cemetery

To My father and all of the members of all branches of the military. Thank you for your service and protecting our freedom.

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In Honor Of
by Jeffrey Hollett for John Hollett, Air Force, SSG, Served From 1953 to 1957, Honored by Hilldale Cemetery

John A. Hollett, SSG USAF 53-57 Uncle John inspired me to join the Service. When he passed unexpectedly in early 2001 I was asked to present the flag to my Aunt. At the time it was the most difficult and yet the most priviledged event of my military career. Rest peacefully Uncle John!

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Location Information

MAHCHM - Hilldale Cemetery
337 Hilldale Avenue
Haverhill, MA 01833, United States
Click here for the Hilldale Cemetery Page

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

Tammy Dobrosielski, Karen Rutherford

Directions to Cemetery


From Rt 495 North.  Exit 50 onto Rt 97.  At the light at the end of the ramp, proceed straight across onto Monument Street.  At the first 4 way stop, proceed straight again to stay on Monument Street.  Will pass Haverhill High School on your right.  At the end of monument street at the flashing light, go right on to Hilldale Avenue.  The cemetery is 1/2 mile down on the left side.

From Rt 495 South Exit 50 onto Rt 97.  At light at end of ramp, go left onto Rt 97.  At next light go left onto Monument Street.  At the first 4 way stop, proceed straight again to stay on Monument Street.  Will pass Haverhill High School on your right.  At the end of monument street at the flashing light, go right on to Hilldale Avenue.  The cemetery is 1/2 mile down on the left side.

Parking:  Parking is available on both sides of the street in front of the cemetery.  For handicapped parking, please see a volunteer at the gates.  Access to handicapped parking will be through the adjacent city cemetery.  Please note that this parking option does still require some walking over mildly uneven terrain, but it eliminates the need for traversing the hill up to Soldier's monument.  If you require assistance, please notify a volunteer.  The Haverhill High School Marine Jr ROTC will be assisting those in need of help.

Parking Instructions

 Parking is available on both sides of the street in front of the cemetery.  For handicapped parking, please see a volunteer at the gates.  Access to handicapped parking will be through the adjacent city cemetery.  Please note that this parking option does still require some walking over mildly uneven terrain, but it eliminates the need for traversing the hill up to Soldier's monument.  If you require assistance, please notify a volunteer.  The Haverhill High School Marine Jr ROTC will be assisting those in need of help.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Hilldale 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.
  • Please note, masks are required for the event. 

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.

Our Locations

MAHCHM - Hilldale Cemetery

Welcome to Hilldale Cemetery and thank you so much for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony). Please click "View" to learn more about our effort or to volunteer to help or click "Sponsor" to purchase wreaths that will be laid on the graves of our fallen heroes by our loyal volunteers. This is our second year participating in this wonderful program... Won't you help us reach our goal?