Local Memorial Day Observances
There are several places in our area where you can go to pay respect this weekend to veterans.
Observances closest to home include Ft. Madison, Mt. Pleasant, and Burlington. The first Memorial Day event is Saturday in Ft. Madison at Riverview Park from 11-3. On Sunday head to Henry County for a 2pm service at Lambirth Cemetery. Finally Memorial Day Monday, in Burlington at 9 a.m., there will be a mass in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Crapo Park. Also that day in Burlington there’s a 10am ceremony at the Burlington Memorial Auditorium.