TOPEKA, Kan.(KSNT)- Penwell- Gabel Cemetery and & Mausoleum and Mount Hope Cemetery & Funeral Chapel are hosting Holiday Remembrance Ceremonies for families to honor loved ones this holiday season. Penwell Gabel’s service will take place on Sunday at 5:00 p.m. outside near the gazebo on the cemetery grounds.Mount Hope will host two ceremonies on Thursday , December 11, at 7:00 p.m. in the renovated Mount Hope funeral chapel on the cemetery grounds.
The The Holiday Remembrance Ceremonies are free and open to the public. The services will include holiday music and a litany of remembrance read by a guest speaker.
Guests attending the Mount Hope services are encouraged to submit a loved one’s photo ahead of time to be included in a memorial video tribute that will play in the chapel lobby at the event. Photos need to be brought in to the cemetery by December 10.
Penwell-Gabel Cemetery & Mausoleum is located at 3616 SW Sixth Ave. and Mount Hope is located at 4700 SW 17th Street.