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Memorial Day Masses
May 30, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm UTC-7
The Diocese of Tucson Catholic Cemeteries is commemorating Memorial Day with Masses on Monday, May 30 at Holy Hope Cemetery located at 3555 N. Oracle Road and Our Lady of the Desert Cemetery at 2151 S Avenida Los Reyes at All Faiths Memorial Park in Tucson. Most Reverend Gerald Kicanis, Bishop of Tucson, will preside at the Memorial Mass at Our Lady of The Desert beginning at 8:30am. Reverend Miguel R. Mariano, Jr. will celebrate the Memorial Mass at Holy Hope Cemetery also beginning at 8:30am. Representatives of the Knights of Columbus will participate at Holy Hope Cemetery and there will be a Flag Raising Ceremony by Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Elite Honor Guard. Guests can enjoy light refreshments following each service. For more information on the Memorial Day celebrations call Catholic Cemeteries (520) 888-0860.
The Diocese of Tucson Catholic Cemeteries owns and operates Holy Hope Cemetery located at 3555 N. Oracle Road and All Faiths Memorial Park located at 2151 S. Avenida Los Reyes. Holy Hope Cemetery has been serving the Tucson community since 1907. With over 55 acres, the facility has a history and rich tradition in the community. All Faiths Memorial Park includes Our Lady of The Desert Cemetery as well as a non-denomination section and areas for people of the Islamic and Jewish faiths. The cemeteries are a ministry of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tucson. Held at Holy Hope Cemetery 3555 N. Oracle Road and Our Lady of the Desert 2151 S Avenida Los Reyes. Contact: Tom Hanlon, Executive Director (520) 888-0860.