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Memorial Day observances in Pilsen Monday

Information regarding Memorial Day observances in Pilsen has been released by Pilsen Cemetery Board.

The event will begin at 9:30 a.m. May 30 at Pilsen Cemetery. If inclement weather is an issue, it will be at Pilsen Community Center.

Military honors will be given by Gilbert-Poppe American Legion Post No. 347 of Lincolnville.

A welcome will be given by William E. Benda. Deanna Klenda will lead the pledge of allegiance.

L. Edward Davies will present Our National Symbol and Patriotism and Fr. Kapaun Prayer, while Benda will read the veterans’ honor roll.

Deanna Klenda will lead P.O.W./M.I.A. prayer and wreath laying, and Gilbert-Poppe Post No. 347 will do a rifle salute.

Taps will be sung by Mary (Konarik) Griffith with Tabitha Oborny on trumpet.

Last modified May 25, 2016