Dodds Memorials | Xenia, OH | News & Events


Dodds Memorials 2nd annual Memories through Monarchs 5K

When: Saturday July 13, 2019    

9:30 am Sign in and late Registration

10:00 am Run/Walk starts

Woodland Cemetery in Xenia and Dodds Memorials would like to invite you to join us Saturday July 13th 2019 for a 5K run/walk through historic Woodland Cemetery 281 Dayton Ave. Xenia, Ohio 45385. The Cemetery makes a perfect scenic backdrop for this event! After the race there will be a Monarch butterfly release and ceremony to honor the memory of loves ones lost.  The proceeds go to Woodland Cemetery’s road paving fund.

Memorial Butterfly release will begin at 11:30

For more information on this event contact Desiree Roose at

Speedy feet in Dayton will be assisting with this event.

12th Annual Mt. Moriah Cemetery Lantern Lighting Ceremony

When: Saturday, September 21, 2018
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

No Cost / No Reservations

Where: Mt. Moriah Cemetery, 686 Mt. Moriah Drive, East side, by the pond

The Union Township Board of Trustees and Mt. Moriah Cemetery are excited to sponsor this free event which promises to be a unique evening of beauty and remembrance for the entire community. You can prepare your personalized lantern by inscribing your own words of love and remembrance. All supplies will be provided. You may wish to personalize your lantern by bringing pictures of your loved ones. Following a complimentary dinner, Sponsored by Dodds Memorials, we will gather at the shoreline to share a simple but beautiful ceremony. The candles are lit and the lanterns are set upon the water to carry their messages.

Parking available across the street at Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church. Shuttle provided to cemetery. For questions, directions, or information please call the cemetery office at (513) 752-1773.

Veterans Champions Tour

When: Saturday, October 5, 2019
8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Wright State University’s Veterans and Military Center and Dodds Memorials invite you to a very special Veterans Day event.

The Veterans Day Champions Tour will host area veterans and their families to celebrate Veterans Day with a tour of our region’s most beautiful Veterans Memorials.

This celebration of our nation’s servicemen and women will be held on Saturday, October 5 at Wright State’s Veterans and Military Center. Veterans and their families will join together for a bus tour to honor, celebrate, and learn more about our region’s rich history of service to our nation.

For more information…to sign up your veteran and family…or to learn more about the Veterans and Military Center at Wright State University contact Desiree Roose at

Reservations are limited and we are asking for $20.00 donation that will help fund the WSU V&MC Champion Garden. Please register today to make sure your veteran and family can attend this very special tribute to our area’s servicemen and women. RSVP’s due by September 13th!

Honor Your Veteran. Celebrate Our Community.

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Dodds Monuments

Dodds Monuments

123 W. Main St. Xenia, OH 45385