REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Wreaths For Westford Veterans (MA0049)'s Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 18 at 12:00 pm, 2021, Wreaths For Westford Veterans (MA0049) will be helping Town of Westford Cemeteries 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 Wreaths For Westford Veterans (MA0049) and Wreaths Across America!
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Pine Grove Cemetery
Forge Village Road
Westford, MA 01886
Click here for the Town of Westford Cemeteries Page
Directions to Cemetery
Our ceremony will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery on Forge Village Road in Westford, located next to the Water Department. Following the ceremony individuals will be able to lay wreaths at Pine Grove and the following cemeteries throughout town:
St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Pine Ridge Rd, Westford (0.9 miles)
445 Veterans laid to rest
Take a right onto Forge Village Road (0.3mi) 2) Turn left onto Cold Spring Road (0.2mi) 3) Turn left onto Pine Ridge Rd (0.2mi) - St. Catherine’s Cemetery will be on your left. Please park with traffic or enter through the cemetery entrance
Westlawn Cemetery, 37 Country Road, Westford (1.3 miles)
46 Veterans laid to rest
Take a right onto Forge Village Road (0.3mi) 2) Turn right onto Cold Spring Road (0.2mi) 3)Turn right onto Patten Road (0.1mi) 4)Turn left on Country Road (0.5mi) - Westlawn Cemetery will be on your right, please park with traffic on the side of the road.
Parking InstructionsParking for the ceremony will be roadside WITH traffic on Pine Ridge Road. Please refer to the Boy Scouts who will be wearing reflective vests on where to park. Handicap ONLY parking will be available on request in the cemetery. Upon arrival please make sure to obtain a program with directions to other cemeteries where wreaths will be placed. Parking directions are also in there.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Pine Grove Cemetery and other cemeteries throughout Westford. 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.
The main ceremony is being held at Pine Grove At 12pm and will be the starting point for all wreath laying. After the ceremony all individuals in attendance will be invited to lay wreaths at Pine Grove, among many others. In the program will be driving directions to all cemeteries that will have Wreath laying. After the ceremony it will be all individual choice where to proceed next. You may lay as many or as few wreaths as you would like. Please let me know if you need any further clarification.