• Holyoke Memorial Day Events - May 27th, 2019

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    May 07, 2019
    For Immediate Release 
    Holyoke Memorial Day Events - May 27th, 2019
    This year's Memorial Day will begin with a breakfast served from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM at American Legion Post 351 located at 50 St Kolbe Drive in Holyoke. Donuts and coffee will be available at the War Memorial Building beginning at 9:30 AM. Join us as we pay tribute to our service members who have made the ultimate sacrifice in protecting our liberties and way of life. 

    The Ceremony will begin at 10:30 AM supported by the Caledonia Pipe Band, American Legion Post 325 and the Patriot Riders Chapter 6. This year's Master of Ceremonies is Chris Sims, Chair of the War Memorial Commission. Our National Anthem will be performed by the talented Brittany Berta.

    Please join us on this special day.

    Grave Flagging 2019 Schedule

    (Updated 05/07/2019)
    • Notre Dame Cemetery - May 18, 2019 8:45 AM - POC Brian Willette - Facebook Event
    • Precious Blood Cemetery - May 23, 2019 11:30 AM - POC Ceaser Lopez
    • Calvary Cemetery - May 20, 2019 2:45 PM - POC Colleen Chesmore
    • Elmwood Cemetery - May 20, 2019 2:45 PM - POC Colleen Chesmore
    • St. Jerome Cemetery - May 19, 2019 12:00 PM - POC Mike Manijek
    • Forestdale Cemetery - May 17, 2019 9:00 AM - POC Rich Purcell
    Volunteers please show up 10 minutes prior to the start time and make contact with the POC listed above.
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    Jesus M Pereira
    Director of Holyoke Veteran Services
    310 Appleton St
    Holyoke MA 01040
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