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2024 So Far
222 Wreaths Sponsored
20.2% to Goal
878 To Go!

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

Welcome to the Friends of Mt. Hope Veterans Page. There are currently 1100 Veterans resting at Mt. Hope.  We are deeply happy to report that 1100 wreaths have been sponsored making 2022 the start of an annual tradition through Wreaths Across America to Remember, Honor, and Teach.

The next WAA will be held on December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony) at 11:00 a.m., we will meet at the Veteran's Memorial Wall at Mt. Hope for a brief ceremony after which our Veterans be remembered as volunteers lay a beautiful wreath at each Veteran's grave and say the Veteran's name aloud.  

Again, thank you so much for supporting our Mt. Hope Veterans and Wreaths Across America!  If you have any questions, feel free to email  Thank you!

Sponsor Wreaths

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


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


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MISSION BBQ Customers Donate $347,068 to Sponsor Veterans’ Wreaths for Placement on National Wreaths Across America Day 2024

129 locations will receive veterans’ wreaths because of the generous donations in the communities where MISSION BBQ customers support the mission.

Wreaths Across America Honors “Flying Tiger Line Flight 739” with a Special Remembrance Ceremony

On Saturday, March 16, 2024, Wreaths Across America remembers the 62nd anniversary of the Disappearance of Flying Tiger Line Flight 739

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In Memory Of
by Amy Goddard for Bruce Benson, Army, Honored by Mt Hope Cemetery

Remembering Bruce Benson, WWII Army Veteran.

In Memory Of
by Amy Goddard for James Van Hoose, Navy, Honored by Mt Hope Cemetery

In memory of James Van Hoose, US Naval Academy, Class of 1958. Jim served as a lieutenant in the Navy, where he flew an A4D Skyhawk Attack Bomber off of aircraft carriers.

Check out 58 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Location Information

MOMHCW - Mt Hope Cemetery
3700 North Range Line Road
Webb City, MO 64870, United States
Click here for the Mt Hope Cemetery Page


December 14, 2024 at 11:00 am (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Susan Crutcher, Travis Boyd, Ron Crutcher

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 Mt. Hope Cemetery on December 14, 2024 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony) at 11:00 a.m.  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

MOMHCW - Mt Hope Cemetery

Welcome to Mt. Hope Cemetery Group MO0173 and thank you deeply 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) at 11:00. 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.  As each wreath is laid, the veteran's name will be said aloud in honor of his or her service to our country.  We don't know them all, but we owe them all!