Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day Ceremony

Saturday, May 25th, 9 am. FREE event.

Join the Friends of Oakwood and the Veterans of Lansingburgh on Saturday, May 25th as we remember all our veterans. The ceremony begins promptly at 9am with the ringing of the Meneely Bell near the Earl Chapel. Nikki Osterhout will sing the National Anthem and Father Desmond Francis will present the Invocation and Benediction. Michael Barrett will be master of ceremonies and Jim Pratt of the Veterans Miracle Center will speak, followed by our annual wreath laying and placement of flags at the Soldiers’ Plot. The ceremony will be held indoors only in case of heavy rain. This is a FREE event.