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Riverside National Cemetery

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The Last Of Four WWII Friends Memorialized

My husband and I met with his childhood friend and his wife at Riverside National Cemetery to both... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nipomo, California
Gracious and Peaceful Grounds

We have been here for several burials. The open view of the large grounds is lovely. There are some... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2018
Whittier, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I met with his childhood friend and his wife at Riverside National Cemetery to both pay respects to our friend's mother, the last of our parents to join the other three, and to memorialize the two WWII couples who were best friends...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 November 2018

We have been here for several burials. The open view of the large grounds is lovely. There are some fountains and water features and dignified memorials. Just recently we came for the final tribute to a friend who had served 20 years in the USAF....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank indeedandintruth
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Our son and his father are buried here. It is a beautiful cemetery but a bit difficult for disabled people to visit, due to a hilly geography. The landscape is well maintained.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gordon402
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Caring staff who do their best to meet your needs and desires. Exceptionally efficient and kind. Just what we needed at this sad time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RuNanS
Reviewed 23 October 2018

My father in law who served in WWII and received a Silver Star, and Purple Heart and Distinguished Service Cross for his service. This is a beautiful and respectful Cemetery.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jlferg1364
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Visiting relatives buried in this cemetery, we found the grounds to be immaculately maintained. The setting is serene and beautifully landscaped for the last resting spot for our military veterans. I was also impressed at how well organized the website and grounds were for quickly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Who loves a cemetery? I love this one because of the brave men and women who were laid to rest here. My Dad served in the Korean War (Army). Since he changed his address to heaven in 2000, I have attended several graveside services at...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KarenK518
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This is a very beautiful cemetery,well maintained with streams and benches to sit on to meditate.👍 My husband is buried there and I will be buried there also.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lenora C
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Outstanding service provided to the families of a departed one. They are well organized, they tell you what to expect and are very prompt when honoring a veteran or the veteran's loved one.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank George8796
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Riverside National Memorial Cemetery is a lovely , we'll kept cemetery for those passed Veteran''s of all branches of Military services of the USA.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
Check in with the visitors center and each ceremony will be scheduled ..
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Program Starts At 12 Noon. Get there no later than 1145 am....
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Response from PennyWenny69 | Reviewed this property |
There's also someone on the grounds to help. Building on right when you enter