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Memorial Day observance slated for Northlawn Memorial Gardens May 29

Published: May 28, 2017 12:00 AM

On May 28 and 29, Northlawn Memorial Gardens, 4724 State Road, will be flying 400 full-size American flags at the site, weather permitting.

In addition, May 29 at 1 p.m. there will be a Memorial Day service conducted by the VFW Ralph Huff Post #1062. The group's firing squad will be present.

Prior to the weekend, the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 717, supervised by Jay Jenkins, will place more than 2,500 flags on the graves of all veterans.

Boy Scout Troop #333 will assist cemetery employees with flag placement on May 28 and May 29.

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