I know you’re all used to us having a big wreath-laying event but due to COVID, this year it’s just not feasible. Instead, we are supporting Cub Scout Pack 316 as they decorate Washingtonville Memorial Park which honors our veterans and heroes. The wreaths are $15 each and you can use Paypal or Venmo toContinue reading “Christmas Wreath Laying 2020”
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Honoring Pvt William H Halsey, 20th USCT
In December 1863, William Henry Halsey was “met on the street in Goshen” by a man named Tip Little who inquired if he would like to enlist in the Union Army. William told him that if he could get the same $450 dollar bounty that others were getting, then he would be willing to enlist.Continue reading “Honoring Pvt William H Halsey, 20th USCT”
Welcome to our launch!
Hello, everyone! We are so excited to welcome you to the Washingtonville Cemetery’s new website. There are so many projects in the works for the cemetery and this website was just the starting point. We began here so that we’ll be able to share all the cemetery news with the Washingtonville community and the familiesContinue reading “Welcome to our launch!”