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Citizens Cemetery – 815 E. Sheldon St. Prescott

2019 Memorial Day Observance- Citizens Cemetery

9:00am to 10:00am- Historic Citizens Cemetery, 815 E. Sheldon St

Emcee: The Honorable Ken Bennett

In Attendance: Dignitaries and Public Figures, Taps, Pipers, Flag Raising, Living History Groups, Wreath Laying, Cavalry, Patriotic Music and Military Veteran Organizations


The  historic Citizens Cemetery  was  founded  in 1864  and  contains  the  graves  of more  than  3,000  Yavapai  County pioneers and veterans which include the  Civil  War.

On Memorial Day we remember and honor those who have fallen in service to their country and pay respect to those that are still with us.

Parking is  available on adjoining streets  and at nearby Yavapai College parking lots.  Golf cart transportation will be available from the main gate to the event.  Bring a chair as seating is limited.

Period attire welcomed

Questions or to reserve group seating contact (928) 771-3200 or Barbara.fox-thomas@yavapai.us; Marlyn .Vankeuren@yavapai.us

 

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