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Post to honor veterans with "Wreaths Across American" ceremony Saturday

Posted: Thursday, Dec 13th, 2012

MARANA VFW Avra Valley Marana Post 5990 will be hosting its "Wreaths Across America" ceremony in which they will honor all veterans interred at the Marana Mortuary Cemetery beginning at 10 a.m., on Dec. 15.

This ceremony will be held at Arlington and 750 cemeteries throughout the United States of America at the exact same moment so the celebration will start at exactly 10 a.m.

The processions begins at 8:30 a.m. at the VFW Post 5990, and at 9 a.m., the wreaths will escorted by the Marana Police, the Avra Valley Fire Department and VFW Riders and Patriot Guard to the cemetery.

They will be laying a Remembrance Wreath on each hero's grave, thanking them for the freedom they gave us.

For the complete article see the 12-13-2012 issue.

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