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

Welcome to the KYOMGO's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 11, 2023 at 11 AM Central Time, Wreaths Across America will be at Owensboro Memorial Gardens 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 Owensboro Memorial Gardens 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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by Keith H. for Thomas Smeathers, Navy, Honored by Owensboro Memorial Gardens, Owensboro, Kentucky

Thomas Smeathers, Navy
Honoring Thomas Graham Smeathers, date of service 29 Jan 1944- 14 May 1946. Seaman Smeathers became Frogman Smeathers, one of the first members of UDT # 24. This was what would be come the Navy Seals.
In Memoriam for Gerald 'Jerry' Millay, Honored by Owensboro Memorial Gardens, Owensboro, Kentucky

Gerald 'Jerry' Millay
I Pray, God Bless all Veterans; Past, Present, and Future!
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Ceremony Details

Location Information

Owensboro Memorial Gardens, Owensboro, Kentucky (KYOMGO)
5050 State Route 144
Owensboro, KY 42303, United States


December 11, 2023 at 11:00 am

Leslie A McCarty

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 Owensboro Memorial Gardens, Owensboro, Kentucky . 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.

Local Groups Supporting Us

Owensboro Composite Squadron (KY0114P)

Welcome to Owensboro Composite Squadron (KY0114P)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Resurrection Cemetery 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!

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