VFW and American Legion members took
part in the 21 gun salute after all 363 names and 12 new names were
read in the role call in honor of those veterans who have passed
Bob Gengler had the
honor of reading the names for the role call.
The Color Guard
from the American Legion and VFW get ready to do their part of the
Members of the VFW and American Legion
that took part in the wreath presentation take a seat before their
part of the Memorial Day Program on May 28.
Father Bill McCarthy, representing St.
Mary's Church, gave the Invocation, Main Address, and Closing Prayer
during the Memorial Day Program.
The St. Mary's
Band, directed by Miss Steph Niewohner, played two pieces during the
Memorial Day Program.
Family members and friends went up tot
the Veterans' Memorial to get a closer look at the names.
Eight of the VFW and American Legion
members placed a wreath around a cross to honor the fallen veterans
of the seven wars and the Middle East conflict and salute them at the
Memorial Day program on Monday, May 28. Wars represented include:
Spanish American War, Civil War, World War I, World War II, Korean
War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, and
Middle East Conflict.