Results

2022 So Far
796 Wreaths Sponsored
11.6% to Goal
6,079 To Go!

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

Welcome to the Wreaths Across America - North Huntingdon Area Cemeteries Page

On December 17, 2022, Wreaths Across America will be at Union, Immaculate Conception, Long Run and Penn Lincoln Cemeteries to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.

Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. Or, if you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, please click the “Volunteer” button next to the cemetery name below, and don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you. 

Thank you so much for supporting Wreaths Across America-North Huntingdon Area Cemeteries,  Union, Immaculate Conception, Penn Lincoln and Long Run.  "Be An American Worth Fighting For" to fulfill the mission.

redeem

Sponsor Wreaths

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

pan_tool

Volunteer

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

group_add

Invite

Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.


Wreaths Across America's Trucking Tributes Presents Johnny Chestnut with Saddle Creek Logistics Services

It’s important to teach our children and grandchildren about where our freedom comes from, and if it were not for those veterans, who knows where we’d be right now. I have four grown sons, and they make it a priority to get off work and lay wreaths with us. My wife's involved, and It’s become a family affair....

What is Flag Day?

In the heat of battle, surrounded by dust, smoke, and other chaotic distractions, soldiers needed a sign to keep them united – the flag was that sign....

239 recent news items exist. Click "View All News" to see them all....

account_balance
In Memoriam
P1st Class Joseph E Diederich M/Sargent Edward J Lesnak PVT Richard Kapshaw And in Honor of Capt. J. Joseph Diederich PVT David C Marshall
account_balance
In Memoriam
P1st Class Joseph E Diederich M/Sargent Edward J Lesnak PVT Richard Kapshaw And in Honor of Capt. J. Joseph Diederich PVT David C Marshall
Check out 36 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

North Huntingdon Area Cemeteries (PAUCNH)
431 Bridge St
North Huntingdon, PA 15642

6,875
6,875
796

December 17, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Wendy Waugh

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

The cemetery roads will not be available for parking.  Please park at the side streets.  Please observe the parking signs and do not block driveways. Please carpool.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America North Huntingdon.  Ceremony will begin at 12:00 pm at the staging area in Union Cemetery.  Please do not forget to register to volunteer by coming to the check in tent!  

DRESS FOR THE WEATHER.

NO PUBLIC RESTROOMS

NO DRONES.

UPON ARRIVAL, PLEASE GO TO THE CHECK IN TENT.  YOU WILL RECEIVE YOUR AREA WITHIN  THE CEMETERIES TO LAY WREATHS.

NO PARKING WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE CEMETERIES.

** Students need to be accompanied by an adult at all times. Our goal is for this to be a respectful remembrance of each and every veteran

 Direction how to place a wreath – Please start with 1-2 wreaths so everyone has an opportunity to place a wreath. 

            * Say the veteran’s name

            * Thank the veteran for their service 

            * Pause for a moment of silence

            * Place the wreath with the red bow at the top 

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.

Local Groups Supporting Us

Friends of North Huntingdon Cemeteries (PA0264)

Welcome to Friends of North Huntingdon Cemeteries (PA0264)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support North Huntingdon Area Cemeteries and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

View Sponsor

Level Green Community Women's Club (PA0435P)

Welcome to Level Green Community Women's Club (PA0435P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support North Huntingdon Area Cemeteries and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

View Sponsor

6 groups support us. Click "View Our Groups" to see them all.

View Our Groups