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Diocese of Orange honors the dead on Día de Los Muertos

October 30 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Decorated altars, flower arrangements in memory of the deceased, face painting, dancing and music will be on display at Catholic cemetery.

GARDEN GROVE, CALIF., (Oct. 28, 2021) – The Diocese of Orange will hold its annual Día de los Muertos observance on Saturday, Oct. 30, with a Rosary, Mass and festival attended by the Most Rev. Timothy Freyer, Auxiliary Bishop of Orange, starting at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Sepulcher Cemetery in Orange. More than 2,000 Catholics from parishes throughout the Diocese will gather at the cemetery for the annual outdoor Mass to pay their respects and celebrate the life of their loved ones who have departed.

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What: Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Rosary, Mass and Festival in the Diocese of Orange
Where: Holy Sepulcher Cemetery, 7845 Santiago Canyon Road, Orange. General attendee parking with shuttles is at Santiago Canyon College. Onsite parking for media trucks can be arranged in ad-vance.
When: Saturday, Oct. 30 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Rosary at 9:30 a.m. Mass at 10:30 a.m. Festivities from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)