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

Welcome to the South Dakota Veterans Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 11:00 am, Midwest Honor Flight will be helping South Dakota Veterans 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 South Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Midwest Honor Flight, 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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The Mobile Education Exhibit's Schedule

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Truckload Carriers Association Announces Participation in Wreaths Across America’s Truckloads of Remembrance

The association’s effort will honor and remember our nation’s veterans who were laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery while providing resources for its TCA Scholarship Fund.

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In Honor Of for Terry Orsack, Navy, Honored by South Dakota Veterans Cemetery

Terry Orsack finished well, Surrounded by his loved ones.

In Memoriam
by Becky S. for Bryan Boelman, Air Force, Honored by South Dakota Veterans Cemetery

Bryan Edward Boelman We love you and miss you every day. Mom, Darcy, Barb, Bruce, Brenda, Becky, Bobbie, Beth and Bridget.

Check out 10 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Location Information

SDVCSF - South Dakota Veterans Cemetery
25965 477th Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57104, United States
Click here for the South Dakota Veterans Cemetery Page


December 14, 2024 at 11:00 am (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Aaron Van Beek, Chris Van Beek

Directions to Cemetery

Directions from I-229 N:

  • Keep left to continue on 476th Ave, follow signs for Minnehaha 125 Cnty
  • Turn right onto Slip Up Creek Rd
  • Follow the road until you see the South Dakota Veterans Cemetery on the left

Directions from I-90 W:

  • Take exit 406 from I-90 W
  • Turn right onto SD-11 N
  • Turn left onto 258th St
  • Turn left onto 477th Ave
  • Follow the road until you see the South Dakota Veterans Cemetery on the right

Directions from I-90 E:

  • Take exit 399 for South Dakota 115 N/Cliff Avenue toward Airport
  • Use any lane to turn left onto 475th Ave/N Cliff Ave
  • Turn right onto E 72nd St N
  • Turn left onto 476th Ave
  • Turn right onto Slip Up Creek Rd
  • Follow the road until you see the South Dakota Veterans Cemetery on the left

Parking Instructions

Please follow the directions of the cemetery staff and the Patriot Guard to allow for the most parking at the cemetery.  Vehicles with handicap plates or permits will be directed to designated spots near the committal shelter.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at South Dakota Veterans 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

SDVCSF - South Dakota Veterans Cemetery

Welcome to SDVCSF - South Dakota Veterans Cemetery and thank you deeply for helping us with our goal to honor as many veterans as possible on Wreaths Across America Day, December 14, 2024 (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.