Estherwood to hold Veterans Day service

ESTHERWOOD – For the 20th year there will be a service at Estherwood Cemetery on Veteran’s Day, Sunday, November 11, 2008 to honor the veterans of all branches of the military living and dead.

The service begins a 9:30 a.m. near the Veteran’s Monument at the cemetery. Each year all veterans that have died within the past year have there names added to the monument.

Flags will be put on all the veterans tombs. There will also be a flag raising ceremony with the American Flag being raised as well as a flag for each branch of the armed services. All veterans attending will be asked to stand by the flag for their respective branch.

There will be a breakfast served immediately following the service.

Anyone with any questions about the event should contact Sandi Maples at 783-0330.

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