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

Welcome to the American Legion Post 61 (NM0072)'s Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 17, 2022 at 10:00 am, American Legion Post 61 (NM0072) will be helping Memory Lawn Memorial Park 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 American Legion Post 61 (NM0072) 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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Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.

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Personal Message
by Kristy Cunningham
Richard Cunningham, Army
We love and miss you dearly. Thank you for your service to our country as a soldier and fireman. You may be gone but never forgotten! Love, David, Kristy and Ellah.
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Memory
by Kristy Cunningham
Santiago Molinar, Army
Grampa, thank you so much for your wisdom, love and kindness. You were a role model who inspired me to join the military as you did to serve our country. You said it would be an adventure that I would never forget, to take lots of pictures and make lots of friends. You were right! I miss and love you dearly, thanks for always being a great grandfather to me, your love remains in my heart forever!
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Memory Lawn Memorial Park (NMMLMP)
2605 E 19th St
Roswell, NM 88201, United States
Click here for the Memory Lawn Memorial Park Page

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December 17, 2022 at 10:00 am

Stephen Lee, Donald Weld

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 Memory Lawn Memorial Park. 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.

Our Locations

Welcome to Memory Lawn Memorial Park (NMMLMP) 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....