Monday, May 27 is Memorial Day, a day of remembrance of and gratitude for all men and women who have died during military service for the United States.

Many people visit cemeteries and memorials on Memorial Day. Below please find a schedule of Memorial Day Masses taking place in Catholic cemeteries in our diocese. For additional Mass times, please check with a parish near you.

Memorial Day Mass Schedule – Monday, May 27, 2019

Rain or shine. Please bring lawn chairs. Refreshments will be served after some of these Masses.

GRAND RAPIDS AREA
Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, 8 a.m.
Celebrants: Father Dennis Morrow
1712 Preston NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

St. Mary’s Cemetery, 9 a.m.
Celebrant: Father Tony Pelak
6369 Belmont Avenue NE, Belmont MI 49306
(behind the playground)

Resurrection Cemetery, 9 a.m.
Celebrant: Father Pat Grile, CSsR
4100 Clyde Park Ave SW, Wyoming, MI 49509

Holy Cross Cemetery, 10 a.m.
Celebrant: Monsignor R. Louis Stasker
2000 Walker Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

SAND LAKE/CEDAR SPRINGS AREA
St. Mary’s Cemetery, 8 a.m.
Celebrant: Father Lam Le
6969 Grosvenor St., Sand Lake, MI 49343
Mass will be held rain or shine; please bring your own chairs.

St. Margaret of Scotland Chapel, 10 a.m.
Celebrant: Father Lam Le
Cemetery is located at 10195 16 Mile Rd., Cedar Springs, MI
Lawn chairs are not required as Mass will be celebrated inside the chapel.

BIG RAPIDS
Mt. Carmel Cemetery, 9 a.m.
Celebrant: Father Jegar Fickel
21594 17 Mile Rd., Big Rapids, MI 49307
Please bring your own chairs to the cemetery. There are no restroom facilities at this cemetery. If weather is inclement the Mass will be held at St. Mary Church, 1009 Marion Ave., Big Rapids, MI 49307.