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

Welcome to the Heart of Illinois Blue Star Mothers (IL1) Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 17, 2022, Heart of Illinois Blue Star Mothers (IL1) will be helping Glendale Cemetery, Washington, IL 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 Heart of Illinois Blue Star Mothers (IL1) and Wreaths Across America!

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Sponsor Wreaths

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

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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 Honor Of
by Sara Neyens for George Hallas, Marine Corps, PFC, Honored by Glendale Cemetery, Washington, IL

George Hallas, PFC, Marine Corps
Thank you Grandpa.
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In Honor Of
by Sara Neyens for George Hallas, Marine Corps, PFC, Honored by Glendale Cemetery, Washington, IL

George Hallas, PFC, Marine Corps
Thank you Grandpa.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Glendale Cemetery, Washington, IL (ILGCWI)
Candlewood Drive & Oakwood Lane
Washington, IL 61571, United States
Click here for the Glendale Cemetery, Washington, IL Page

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December 17, 2022 at 11:00 am

Carol Moss, Karen Hill, Karen Hill

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 Glendale 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 helping Wreaths achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.

Our Locations

Welcome to Glendale Cemetery, Washington, IL (ILGCWI) and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 17, 2022. 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....