posted on May 24, 2013 11:21
2013 MEMORIAL DAY SCHEDULE OF CEREMONIES
7:00 AM Genesee County Park – Vietnam Veterans Memorial (VVA#193)
8:00 AM Williams Park W.W.I Memorial (wreath laying, rifle salute & Taps)
8:30AM Batavia VA Medical Center
8:45AM NYS Veterans Home
9:30AM Upton Monument (wreath laying, rifle salute & Taps)
10:00AM Harvester Ave. Plot (wreath laying, rifle salute & Taps)
10:30AM UMMC – Jerome Center – (Memorial Day ceremonies: Invocation; National Anthem w/ Batavia Concert Band; G.A.R. Order of the Day; Veterans Service Organizations Commemorations; Wreath laying w/ Gold Star Mothers; Honor Roll w/ drum roll; Rifle Salute; Taps; Benediction; “God Bless America”)
11:30AM Glenn S. Loomis Grave – Elmwood Cemetery (Legion #193)
12:00PM Hansen Bros. Grave – Grandview Cemetery (MCL #951)
Hansen Brothers Marine Corps League Detachment #951
Glenn S. Loomis American Legion Post #332
Veness-Strollo Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #1602
Disabled American Veterans Chapter #166
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter #193
Sons of the Union Veterans – Abraham Lincoln Camp 6
2013 MEMORIAL DAY PARADES
ALEXANDER: Parade begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Alexander High School and travels to the cemetery on Railroad Avenue with a ceremony at the cemetery following the parade.
CITY OF BATAVIA: Parade begins at 10 a.m. from eastown Plaza and travels west on Main St. to the St. Joseph's School parking lot.
ELBA: Ceremony at Maple Lawn Cemetery at 10:00 a.m. No parade.
CORFU: Parade at noon from Rt. 33 to the Intermediate School on Rt. 77. Ceremony immediately following the parade.
PAVILION: Services at 10:00 a.m. at the Town Park at intersection of Rts. 63 and 19. Small parade prior to services.
BERGEN: Parade at 9:00 a.m. from the downtown business district to the Mt. Rest Cemetery with ceremony to take place at the cemetery immediately following the parade.
BYRON: Parade at 11:00 a.m. from Terry Street to Swamp Road with services immediately following at Byron Cemetery.
OAKFIELD: Parade at 11:00 a.m. from the Oakfield Fire Dept. to Triangle Park with services to be held at Triangle Park.
LEROY: Parade at 10:30 a.m. from the American Legion to Trigon Park. Ceremony at Trigon Park following the parade at 11:00 a.m.