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Maple Park Memorial Day services set

Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 9:36 a.m. CST

MAPLE PARK – Maple Park American Legion Post 312 has planned Memorial Day services. Services take place Monday, May 27, at six Maple Park cemeteries. Members will place American flags on the graves of service members. The post chaplain will recite a prayer, and the rifle squad will fire three volleys of seven rifles over the graves of veterans.

• At 9:15 a.m. there will be a ceremony at Pierce Cemetery, Pritchard and Owens roads, in Troxel.

• At 9:30 a.m., a ceremony takes place at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery on County Line Road, Maple Parkk.

• At 9:45 a.m., a ceremony takes place at Gardner Methodist Cemetery on Route 38, Maple Park.

• At 10 a.m., a ceremony takes place at Van Vlak Cemetery on McNulty Road, Maple Park.

• At 10:15 a.m., a ceremony will be at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery on Meredith Road, Maple Park.

• At 10:30 a.m., a ceremony is at South Burlington Cemetery, Ramm Road, Maple Park.

A flag ceremony takes place at 11:15 a.m. at the post home, 203 Main St., Maple Park. At 11:30 a.m., State Rep. Robert Pritchard, R-Hinckley, will speak.

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