(PRESS RELEASE/Chewelah Legion and VFW)
Local veteran groups to hold services at nine Stevens County cemeteries…
Members of Chewelah VFW Post No. 2047, Chewelah Legion Post No. 54, Auxilaries and SAL will conduct memorial services at nine Stevens County Cemeteries on Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day. Prayers, flowers, gun salutes, bagpipes and ‘taps’ will honor those who gave their lives in defense of our country and are buried in those cemeteries. Veterans and SAL who wish to be part of the services should be at The Legion Hall at 8:15 a.m. The ceremonies will take place at the following cemeteries at the following times:
Addy – 9 a.m.
Summit Valley – 9:25 a.m.
Chewelah Pioneer – 9:55 a.m.
Chewelah St. Mary’s – 10:15 a.m.
Chewelah Memorial – 10:30 a.m.
Valley – 10:50 a.m.
Jump Off Joe -11:15 a.m.
Forest Center – 11:35 a.m.
Springdale – 11:55 a.m.