Mansfield OH Gold Star Families Memorial Monument

All donations made from this page will be designated for the Mansfield OH monument.

A new Gold Star Families Memorial Monument (GSFMM) honoring the families of servicemen and women who sacrificed their lives while serving in the military is currently being planned in Mansfield Ohio.

Site location:

50 Park Avenue East
Mansfield OH 44902

Dedication: November 18, 2019 at 11 a.m.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend the dedication celebrations.

Jared Smith is the Honorary Board Member for the Gold Star Family Memorial Monument, Hershel Woody Williams Medal of Honor Foundation (HWWMOHF).

To learn more about donating to the Gold Star Family Memorial, please contact Jared at or (740) 398.4584.

The National Project Manager for HWWMOHF is Mike King—e-mail adress:

To make a contribution for this particular monument, click the SUPPORT THIS PROJECT button, contact an Honorary Board/Committee  Member or contact the HWWMOHF at

Committee Members

Honorary Board Member

Jared Smith

Committee Members

Sheila Nowacki-Gold Star Family
Denis Nowacki-Gold Star Family
Ken Estep-Gold Star Family and Veteran 
Lynn Feldman-Blue Star Family 
Frank Reed-Blue Star Family
Bernie Lyons-Veteran
Larry Corn-Veteran
Josh Hurrell-Veteran
Doug Mosier-Veteran
Larry Moore-Veteran
Bill Homer-Veteran
Chief Mike Bailey-Veteran
Bill Flanegan-Veteran
Dan Mapes

Gold Star Family members and relatives are those who have sacrificed a Loved One for our Freedom.

The Gold Star Family Memorial was created by Medal of Honor Recipient Hershel “Woody" Williams to remember those families who have made the ultimate sacrifice. To learn more about the memorial, please visit our Gold Star Families Memorial Monument web page.

"Dying for freedom isn't the worst thing that can happen. Being forgotten is." Georgie Carter-Krell (Mother of Posthumous Medal of Honor Recipient Pfc. Bruce W. Carter, USMC- Florida

Any excess funds raised for this Gold Star Families Memorial Monument Project will be used to further the mission of the Hershel "Woody" Williams Medal of Honor Foundation’s of honoring Gold Star Families and their fallen Heroes through the establishment of Gold Star Families Memorial Monuments in communities across the United States, offering scholarships to Gold Star Children as well as sponsoring and hosting outreach programs and events for Gold Star Families.