Gulf Coast Gold Star Families Memorial Monument-Pensacola, FL

All donations made from this page will be designated for the Gulf Coast-Pensacola FL 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 Pensacola, FL.

Groundbreaking occurred on May 30, 2019.

200 South 10th Avenue
Pensacola, FL 32502

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

Ed Spears and Ashley Lukasiewicz are the Honorary Board /Committee Members 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 Ed Spears at or (850) 712.1922 or Ashley Lukasiewicz at or (804) 513.2154

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

Gulf Coast Gold Star Memorial Monument Project

Committee Members

Honorary Board Members

Ed Spears
Ashley Lukasiewicz

Committee Members

Stan Barnard
Lynn Feehan
Ashley Cochrane
Kim Blackmon
Norm LaFountaine
Tim Spears
Suzi Fernandez
Jordan Sibley
Jack Brown

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.