FULL LIST: Chicago-area Memorial Day Masses

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File photo: Blase Cupich, archbishop of Chicago.

CHICAGO — The Archdiocese of Chicago is observing Memorial Day with Masses at nearly 40 Catholic cemeteries on Monday, May 30.

Archbishop Blase Cupich will celebrate a Memorial Day Field Mass at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleums, 7201 Archer Ave. in Justice, Illinois, at 10:30 a.m., the archdiocese said in a statement.

According to the archdiocese, during all Masses, veterans in attendance will be asked to come forward for a special blessing followed by the playing of “Taps.”

Field and church Masses will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. at the following locations on Monday:

All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleums, 700 North River Road, Des Plaines

  • Celebrant, Most Rev. Raymond E. Goedert, Retired Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago

Ascension Catholic Cemetery, 1920 Buckley Road, Libertyville

  • Celebrant, Rev. Msgr. Wayne Fr. Prist, STL, Pastor Emeritus, Queen of All Saints Basilica

Assumption Catholic Cemetery, 19500 South Cottage Grove Avenue, Glenwood

  • Celebrant, Rev. John S. Siemianowski, Pastor, St. Agnes Parish, Chicago Heights

Calvary Catholic Cemetery, 301 Chicago Avenue, Evanston

  • Celebrant, Rev. Joseph A. Mulcrone, Director, Catholic Office of the Deaf

Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Steger Road near Western Avenue, Steger

  • Celebrant, Rev. David J. Simonetti, Associate Pastor, St. James Parish, Sauk Village

Good Shepherd Catholic Cemetery, 16201 South 104th Avenue, Orland Park

  • Celebrant, Most Rev. Alberto Rojas, Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago

Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, 801 Michigan City Road, Calumet City

  • Celebrant, Rev. Thomas S. Cabala, Pastor, Our Lady of Loretto Parish, Hometown

Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery, 6001 West 111th Street, Alsip

  • Celebrant, Most Rev. John R. Gorman, Retired Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago

Maryhill Catholic Cemetery, 8600 North Milwaukee Avenue, Niles

  • Celebrant, Rev. Msgr. Patrick J. Pollard, Archdiocesan Director, Catholic Cemeteries

Mount Carmel Catholic Cemetery, 1400 South Wolf Road, Hillside

  • Celebrant, Rev. Michael P. Knotek, Executive Secretary, Priests’ Placement Board

Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, 2755 West 111th Street, Chicago

  • Celebrant, Rev. William T. Corcoran, Pastor, St. Elizabeth Seton Parish, Orland Hills

Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Cemetery, 1400 South Wolf Road, Hillside

  • Celebrant, Very Rev. Stephen F. Kanonik, Moderator of the Curia

Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleums, 1400 South Wolf Road, Hillside

  • Celebrant, Most Rev. Jospeh N. Perry, Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago

St. Adalbert Catholic Cemetery, 6800 North Milwaukee Avenue, Niles

  • Celebrant, Most Rev. Andrew P. Wypych, Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago

St. Benedict Catholic Cemetery, 4600 West 135th Street, Crestwood

  • Celebrant, Rev. Kenneth F. Carlson, Pastor, St. Benedict Parish, Blue Island

St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery, 4901 North Clark Street, Chicago

  • Celebrant, Very Rev. Peter Snieg, STL, Rector and President, St. Joseph College Seminary at Loyola University Chicago

St. Casimir Catholic Cemetery, 4401 West 111th Street, Chicago

  • Celebrant, Rev. Michael P. Ahlstrom, Vicar Emeritus, Office of the Diaconate

St. Joseph Cemetery, Belmont and Cumberland Avenues, River Grove

  • Celebrant, Very Rev. Jeffrey S. Grob, JCD, Chancellor, Archdiocese of Chicago

St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, 87th Street and Hamlin Avenue, Evergreen Park

  • Celebrant, Rev. Michael Meany, Pastor, St. John Brebeuf Parish, Niles

St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, 1185 West Algonquin Road, Palatine

  • Celebrant, Most Rev. Francis J. Kane, Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago

Memorial Day Mass times in the following Parish Cemeteries are as follows:

St. Bede Catholic Cemetery, Wilson Road and Grand Avenue, Ingleside

  • Mass at 9 a.m. in the Church
  • Celebrant, Rev. James Kinn, Retired, Archdiocese of Chicago

SS Cyril & Methodius Catholic Cemetery, State Street South of Keepataw Drive, Lemont

  • Field Mass at 9 a.m.
  • Celebrant, Rev. Waldemar Stawiarski, Pastor, SS Cyril & Methodius Parish, Lemont

St. James Catholic Cemetery, 106th Street and Archer Road, Sag Bridge

  • Mass at 8:15 a.m. in the Church – Blessing of stones of family members buried at St. James Cemetery
  • Celebrant, Rev. Thomas Koys, Pastor, St. James Parish, Lemont

St. James Catholic Cemetery, Calumet Expressway and Sauk Trail, Sauk Village

  • Mass at 8:30 a.m. in the Church
  • Celebrant, Rev. David B. Krolczyk, Pastor, St. James Parish, Sauk Village

St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Ridge Road and Lake Street, Wilmette

  • Mass at 11 a.m. in the Church – Procession to the cemetery to place flowers on the graves of Civil War Veterans
  • Celebrant, Rev. Robert Tonelli, Pastor, St. Joseph Parish, Wilmette

St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, 10 North Buffalo Grove Road, Buffalo Grove

  • Field Mass at 9 a.m.
  • Celebrant, Rev. Dan Whiteside, Pastor, St. Mary Parish, Buffalo Grove

St. Mary of the Annunciation Catholic Cemetery, Route 59A and Erhart Road, Fremont Center

  • Mass at 9 a.m. in the Little Church
  • Celebrant, Rev. Jerome Jacob, Pastor, St. Mary of the Annunciation Parish, Mundelein

St. Michael Catholic Cemetery, 159th Street West of Will Cook Road, Orland Park

  • Mass at 8:30 a.m. in the Church
  • Celebrant, Rev. Paul C. Burak, Pastor, St. Michael Parish, Orland Park

St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery, Telegraph Road near Everett Road, Lake Forest

  • Mass at 8 a.m. in the Old Church
  • Celebrant, Rev. Laurence J. Dunn, Pastor, St. Patrick Parish, Lake Forest

St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery, Bluff Road, Lemont

  • Field Mass at 9 a.m.
  • Celebrant, Rev. Kurt Boras, Pastor, St. Patrick Parish, Lemont

St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery, Brown School Road South of Route 173, Wadsworth

  • Field Mass at 9 a.m.
  • Celebrant, Rev. Martin Zielinski, Pastor, St. Patrick Parish, Wadsworth

St. Peter Catholic Cemetery, 8115 Niles Center Road, Skokie

  • Mass at 10 a.m. in the Church
  • Celebrant, Rev. Michael A. Wulsch, Pastor, St. Peter Parish, Skokie

St. Peter Catholic Cemetery, Route 120 West of Route 12, Volo

  • Mass at 9 a.m. in the Church
  • Celebrant, Rev. Anthony Rice, SJC, Associate Pastor, St. Peter Parish, Volo

Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, 101st Street and Kean Avenue, Palos Hills

  • Field Mass at 10:30 a.m.
  • Celebrant, Rev. Patrick Tucker, Pastor, Sacred Heart Parish, Palos Hills

Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery, Lee Road, Winnetka

  • Field Mass at 10 a.m.
  • Celebrant, Rev. Steven Lanza, Pastor, Sacred Heart Parish, Winnetka

Transfiguration Catholic Cemetery, Route 176 East of Route 59, Wauconda

  • Field Mass at 9 a.m.
  • Celebrant, Rev. Ronald Gollatz, Pastor, Transfiguration Parish, Wauconda