MEMORIAL DAY MASS St. John Catholic Cemetery cordially invites you to Memorial Day Mass at 9AM on Monday, May 31st at the cemetery’s altar. Mask wearing and social distancing will be required. Please bring lawn chairs for seating. In the event of inclement weather, Mass will be held at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.
We value the health and safety of the St. John Catholic Cemetery employees and guests. Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, St. John Catholic Cemetery has implemented preventive measures in line with recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). We want to provide a safe environment for all who require … Continued
October 15 is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. If you or a loved one has suffered a miscarriage, stillbirth, or the loss of an infant, we encourage the lighting of candles at home on October 15th for the Lights of Love International Wave of Light, a worldwide lighting of candles that encompasses the globe … Continued
This year, St. John Cemetery, an official Wreaths Across America (WAA) location, will host its fourth annual National Wreaths Across America Day ceremony virtually. We are making necessary modifications to our ceremony plans and laying of veteran wreaths to ensure the safety of all who participate. Our virtual ceremony can be viewed on our St. … Continued
Father’s Day is quickly approaching, and what better way to honor them than to sponsor a wreath for a veteran! To commemorate the lives of these brave men and women who have served our country, sponsoring a wreath is a great way to show respect and thankfulness for their service. Wreaths Aross America is … Continued
Cemetery staff has begun removing decoration that go against cemetery decoration regulations. These include: solar lights, artificial flowers that are not anchored in a clay or plastic pot, glassware, vigil lights or candles, plastics, and statues/pavers. Illegal decorations will be kept for no longer than two weeks before being discarded. The cemetery enforces these regulations … Continued
Starting May 1st, two 10″ or 12″ diameter potted flowers are allowed per lot. New last year, the cemetery changed its rules to allow for plastic and clay pots to be placed out in the cemetery. Please keep in mind that plastic pots can tip over and move around with strong winds! For this reason, … Continued