REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Offutt Base Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 14, 2019 at 11:00 a.m., a Wreaths Across America ceremony will be held at Offutt Base Cemetery (Fort Crook Post Cemetery) to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of ceremonial wreaths.
The deadline to sponsor individual wreaths for graves will be Dec. 2, 2019. According to Wreaths Across America guidelines, all sponsorshisp after that date will automatically roll over to the coming year. We look forward to seeing all of you at the event on Sat. Dec 14 at 11:00 a.m. & look forward to your continued support to cover each & every one of the 828 headstones this year.
Thank you so much for supporting Offutt Base Cemetery (Fort Crook Post Cemetery) and Wreaths Across America!
August 2019 Fundraising and Location Templates
As we enter the early fall season, many of you have already begun ramping up fundraising efforts; making bigger asks for sponsorships, hosting more events, etc. We wanted to make that huge task a little easier with a few template letters for your guidance....
Bonner Lane & Nelson Drive
Omaha, NE 68113
Directions to CemeteryPlease enter at Kenney Gate (aka Flag Gate), continue driving straight and follow the curve to the left. The cemetery will be on the left-hand side before you arrive at the Bellevue Gate (which will be closed). Parking is available along the roadway or in the parking lot across the street.
Parking InstructionsThere is parking available directly across the street from the ceremony in the lot adjacent to the 557 Weather Wing at 102 Nelson Dr, Offutt, NE 68113
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Offutt Air Force Bade (Fort Crook Post Cemetery).
Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:
- Base access is required in order to attend this ceremony.
- Everyone of all ages and backgrounds are welcome.
- Ceremonies around the world will be starting at the same moment, so please arrive early.
The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for helping Wreaths Across America achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.