Beginning at MACCRAY East Elementary School, the parade marches to a variety of Raymond cemeteries. Members will meet at the post home at 8:30 a.m. and proceed to the cemeteries. Valhalla Cemetery, 3412 Frank Scott Parkway West, Belleville.
The ceremony immediately follows the Memorial Day parade. The public is encouraged to attend and bring lawn chairs.
- The all-volunteer operated Historic Jersey City & Harsimus Cemetery will host their 9th annual "Honoring Our Heroes" musical military Tribute on Monday at 1 p.m.
Following the parade, a series of speeches were given at Memorial Green, near present-day Methodist Lane and the North End Cemetery. Bring chairs. 309-788-6197.
In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at 10 a.m.at the American Legion post.
For more information, contact Veterans Service Officer Rebecca Jennings at 508-699-0120 or email@example.com.
The parade begins at 709 E. Broadway St.by Rite Aid and travels throughout downtown Mt. Those using wheelchairs may park at the cemetery.
The Milton Lewis Young Marines Memorial Day Ceremony set for Sunday has also moved to the American Legion Post 16, according to an Alachua County news release. The "Rose" Mass will take place at an outdoor altar. It will be held rain or shine. Melvin Price Park, Swansea.
The program will feature live music from Faith Fountain of Grace Culture Church, Lane Heffner-Roark and Rob McNurlin. East St. Louis City Hall Rotunda, 301 Riverpark Drive, East St. Louis. The ceremony at O'Fallon cemetery includes comments by O'Fallon Mayor Herb Roach. Logan declared an official holiday as commander-in-chief of the Grand Army of the Republic, the foremost Civil War veterans' organization, in 1868.
Assisting with the event will be the Cumberland Valley JROTC Color Guard, Boy Scout Troop 333, Girl Scout Troop 12083, bagpiper Bill Gable, patriotic music by Sharon Nelson, and master of ceremonies Bill Castle.
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He added: "Everyone was loved so very dearly by people who are here today as well as by those who are not". The singer returned to Manchester two weeks later to perform at an all-star fundraising concert.
Events will be hosted by the town's Parks and Recreation Department, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1617 and American Legion Post 9.
As keynote speaker, Dartt will discuss what Memorial Day means to people with military connections, as compared to others. The names of 27 newly-inscribed veterans will be introduced.
The Westgate Memorial Day Service will start at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 28, at the Westgate Legion Hall, starting with the Star Spangled Banner by the West Central Band. The monument is being supplied by Tisch Monument Company of Belleville. Free donuts, coffee and drinks will be provided.
The members of the American Legion Post 423 will conduct Memorial Day services at noon Monday, May 28, in front of the Post on Legion Road.
The event is free, open to the public, and suitable for all ages and abilities.
Lawrence County citizens who died serving their country in battle will be honored in an hour-long Memorial Day ceremony Monday, May 28 at the American Legion Post 25.
If there are any questions, call 774 or 773- VETS (8387). St. Augustine's Cemetery, Hecker. A carnival will be open after the parade until 10 p.m.
MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE, 9:30 a.m., Alden-Hebron High School Gym, 9604 Illinois St., Hebron. The Memory Days Parade will be held Saturday at 3 p.m.
File Photo A Memorial Day parade and ceremony will be 10 a.m.
"This Memorial Day, on which we decorate their graves with the tokens of love and affection, is no idle ceremony with us, to pass away an hour; but it brings back to our minds in all their vividness the fearful conflicts of that awful war in which they fell as victims".