Memorial Day Schedule

Public Meeting

Event Date: 
Monday, May 25, 2020 - 8:00am

MEMORIAL DAY
TOWN OF UPTON
Monday, May 25, 2020

DUE TO COVID-19, WE WILL LIVE STREAM ALL MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONIES.  PLEASE DO **NOT** COME TO THE CEREMONIES IN PERSON FOR THE  FOR YOUR SAFETY AND THE SAFETY OF OTHERS. 

ATTEND THE CEREMONIES VIRTUALLY AT THIS LINK:  
Memorial Day Activities
Mon, May 25, 2020 7:45 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)

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VETERANS' COUNCIL
Steve Walsh     David Kennedy
Dave Carlson   Richard Kennedy
Russell Wood   Steve Wickstrom

SEQUENCE OF EVENTS
7:30 AM     Meet at VFW 

8:00 AM     LAKEVIEW CEMETERY
Fall in / March to Monument
Veterans' Memorial Prayer
Firing Squad: VFW, Americal Legion
Taps

8:30 AM     MAPLEWOOD CEMETERY 
Rev. George S. Ball - Gravesite
Fall in / Prayer
VFW and AL Firing Squad
Firing Squad: VFW, Americal Legion

George L. Wood - Gravesite
Fall in / Prayer
VFW and AL Firing Squad
Firing Squad: VFW, Americal Legion

9:00 AM     OLD BURIAL GROUNDS - Grove Street
Reader; Joan Burrell

9:30 AM     TOWN COMMON
INTRODUCTION     Russell Wood, Commander, American Legion Post #173
MUSICAL SELECTION     Pastor Lourey, United Parish
INVOCATION         Fr. Larry Brault, St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish
GREETINGS OF THE TOWN     Board of Selectmen
"REMEMBER - NOT TO FORGET"     Reader: Whitney Loeper
BENEDICTION     Pastor Lourey, United Parish
FIRING SQUAD     VFW, Americal Legion
NATIONAL ANTHEM    Joseph McMahon

Please note, the events will be recorded and shown on cable channel 192 starting Monday afternoon.