Memorial Day parade, ceremony set for Monday

SFC Robert Bean played “Taps” on the Common

The annual Memorial Day parade and ceremony sponsored by the West Seneca Veterans Committee will be held Monday, May 29, in West Seneca. "They will lay the wreath at the Veterans Memorial Monument", said program organizer Marvin Creech. The public is encouraged to bring chairs to the event.

Delancy said that the Arlington American Legion Post holds a parade every year on Memorial Day "to honor the fallen veterans that never made it home from conflict overseas", he said.

If there are questions concerning any of the Memorial Day events please call Jeff Sukeforth at 691-2270.

"We feel privileged to assist with such a special program honoring the veterans in our region". The Bay Bombers will also perform a formation fly-by & Missing Man formation tribute.

The traditional Memorial Day service in Indiana Borough will begin at 10:30 a.m.in Memorial Park, behind the Indiana County Historical and Genealogical Society, 621 Wayne Ave., Indiana. At the crack of dawn, before the annual ceremony, the armed forces veterans will stick American flags at departed veterans' grave sites at the Carolina Memorial Gardens on Rivers Avenue.

The Au Gres Memorial Day parade is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. Sunday. The group will proceed to North Street, and head north to Wahconah Street and then to Pittsfield Cemetery.

Boston MA- 5/25/2017- Governor Charlie Baker walks to the event. A ceremony Remembering & Honoring Our Massachusetts Heroes is held on the Boston Common on Thursday. The day before 37,251 American flags were planted to honor fallen ser
Pat Greenhouse Globe Staff Governor Charlie Baker walked to the event

Plato American Legion Post 641 will host its service at 9 a.m.in the Plato Community Hall.

Lake Mills - A program will be held in the Lake Mills Middle School gym at 10 a.m. and will feature guest speaker Staff. Sgt. Brian Tremain and music by the Lake Mills High School band. There will be a flag raising at Grafton Middle School at 12 p.m.

The event begins at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, May 29.

These are only a few tips and there are many other ways to honor the fallen during Memorial Day weekend.

The pre-parade ceremony will be held at 11:30 a.m.at the reviewing stand in front of the Pierce Art and History Center, 20 E. Downer Place.

¯ The Veterans Museum of the Mid-Ohio Valley will be open as usual on Memorial Day from 10 a.m.to 5 p.m.at its location at 1829 Seventh St.in Parkersburg. There also will be a 21-gun salute, followed by the playing of echo taps by two Jacobs High School students.

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