93rd Annual Memorial Day Commemoration
Monday, May 26, 2014
Mountain View Cemetery honors all veterans at the 93rd Annual Memorial Day Commemoration.
This year’s Memorial Day ceremony will be held on Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 10am at the second fountain on the Main Avenue of the cemetery.
“Honoring the Fallen”
The traditional placing of the wreath and the 21 gun-salute will be followed by a dove release.
Additional activities and participants include:
- Lauren Eigenbrode as vocal soloist
- Piedmont Highlanders Drum & Pipe Trio
- Presentation of the Colors by Piedmont Troop 6 Boy Scouts
- A Salute to the Fallen
- David Hardman Trio
Keynote speaker: Capt. Thomas E. Crabbs, U.S. Coast Guard, Chief of Operations, Pacific Area
Guest speaker: Jim Gibney, U.S. Marine Corps, Korean War Veteran
Complimentary refreshments will follow the ceremony. Docent Dennis Evanosky will lead a guided tour of the refurbished Civil War plot and other areas of notables that are buried in the cemetery. Join us in remembering our veterans on this special day!