There will be six (6)
held in our Chapel at the Resurrection Mausoleum. Masses are held on Saturdays on a date closest to the following holidays:
Lent (Saturday before begining of Lent)
Memorial Day (Saturday before Memorial Day - 1st Monday of May)
Fourth of July (Saturday before, or Saturday after if the 4th falls on a Friday)
Labor Day (Saturday before Labor Day - 1st Monday of September)
All Souls Day (Saturday before)
Christmas (First Saturday in December)
Our cemeteries honor our U.S. Veterans with
U.S. American Flags Memorials. Flag stations may be purchased by families to honor their loved ones. Flags are displayed on the following holidays:
Fourth of July
Twice a year,
Flower Memorials may be purchased in honor of loved ones. In Spring, Easter Lillies are displayed in the Resurrection Mausoleum and Geraniums are planted in all three cemeteries. Holiday Pointsettias are displayed in the Resurrection Mausoleum and Wreaths on a stand are placed on grave burials in all three cemeteries. Order forms will be in our
Newsletter published twice a year during Spring and Fall. If you have not received a Newsletter and wish to be added to the mailing list, please contact the office at (309) 691-5889.
Through the assistance of OSF St. Francis Hospital, we honor and bury Babies in our St. Mary Cemetery, Section FF, four (4) times a year in the months of January, April, July and October.
There is a
Rite to Life Ceremony held each year in the Summer at St. Mary's Cemetery in the back upper level of the cemetery performed by the Knights of Columbus. Also in September, a Rite to Life Ceremony is held in the Resurrection Cemetery performed by one of our Priests in the Diocese of Peoria.