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

Welcome to the NY0270 - NEW PALTZ RURAL CEMETERY's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 16, 2023 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), NY0270 - NEW PALTZ RURAL CEMETERY will be helping New Paltz Rural Cemetery 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 NY0270 - NEW PALTZ RURAL CEMETERY and Wreaths Across America!

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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In Memory Of
by Kate Parise for Richard Moran, Air Force, Honored by New Paltz Rural Cemetery

Loving husband, father, uncle, brother and Poppy. We love you dad and miss you always. Thank you for your service. Richard Moran!

In Honor Of
by Kyle A Williams for Eli T. Mackey, Army, Honored by New Paltz Rural Cemetery

To the 156th New York Volunteer Infantry, especially Private Eli T. Mackey - may they rest brave in honored graves, where the roar of cannon can no longer disturb them. May the reassuring hand of a beloved comrade forever rest upon their shoulder, and the comforting sound of drum and fife roll unheeded around them for the rest of eternity.

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Location Information

NYNPRC - New Paltz Rural Cemetery
81 Plains Road
New Paltz, NY 12561, United States
Click here for the New Paltz Rural Cemetery Page


December 16, 2023 at 12:00 pm (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Cindy Dates, Kathleen Mironchik

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 New Paltz Rural Cemetery. 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

NYNPRC - New Paltz Rural Cemetery

Welcome to NYNPRC - New Paltz Rural Cemetery and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 16, 2023 (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony). 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.