Donations Sought for Veterans Cemetery

Posted: May 29, 2012

Donations are being sought to fund the building of a cemetery for veterans on county-owned land in Sparta, adjacent to the Sussex County Technical School on Route 94.

Donations may be made using this donation form  and mailed to:

Northern NJ Veterans Memorial Cemetery
P.O. Box 463
Vernon, NJ 07462

John Harrigan, president of the Sussex County chapter of the Vietnam Veterans Association, initiated the cemetery project. Currently, the only state-run cemetery for military veterans is located two hours away from Sussex County in Burlington County.