REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY AND WREATH LAYING DECEMBER 14, 2019
SARASOTA NATIONAL CEMETERY
SARASOTA, FLORIDA 34241
Our Remembrance Ceremony and Wreath Laying for Sarasota National Cemetery will be held at Patriot Plaza on December 14, 2019.
We encourage everyone to arrive at the cemetery by 9:00am and to carpool if possible. No Wreaths will be laid prior to the ceremony.
8:00am - Motorcycle Escort arrives
10:00am to 10:30am - Remembrance Ceremony to be held at Patriot Plaza. Arrive EARLY to park and be seated at Patriot Plaza. There are Attendants and Staff on site to assist with transportation to and from Patriot Plaza.
10:30am to 11:00am - Families First - The Laying of the Wreaths will begin at 10:30am for Individuals PRESENT who have a Family Member interred at Sarasota National Cemetery. They will lay their loved one's Wreath first.
11:00am to 11:30am - All Remaining Volunteers will lay Wreaths and say the Veteran's names aloud
Today, be honored and humbled... You Placed A Wreath On The Grave Of An American Hero.... Never Forget.... Remember... Honor...Teach
Meshia A. Richardson, Chairman & Location Coordinator
Wreaths Across America Sarasota National Cemetery
If you have a loved one buried at Sarasota National, please consider sponsoring a wreath for
2019 National Wreaths Across America Day December 14, 2019
Wreath Retirement Day will be January 11, 2020 at Daybreak. Wear gloves and comfortable shoes and bring a FRIEND and a rake/broom for ease of removal. Registration is not necessary!