Sussex County Memorial Day Service on Georgetown Circle Sunday

by Dave on May 22, 2010

The Circle in Georgetown, Sunday, May 30th at 1:30 PM. Co-sponsors are the Georgetown Kiwanis Club and the Korean War Veterans Association, Sussex Chapter.

The Keynote speech will be delivered by Lieutenant Colonel Michael Kerrigan, USMC Retired. Mr. Kerrigan is the son of Bill and Shirley Kerrigan of Georgetown

Master of Ceremonies will be former Kiwanis Board Chairman, the Honorable Richard Comly. Colors will be presented by the Sussex Central High Junior ROTC. Invocation and benediction will be offered by Reverend John Betts of the Abundant Life Church, Georgetown. Soloist Cathy Gorman will sing the National Anthem and America the Beautiful.

Wreathes will be placed veteran’s groups and local service organizations in tribute to those who died in WW II, Korea, Viet Nam, and the recent conflicts to protect our freedoms.

The rifle salute will be executed by the Korean War Veterans Association. Taps and its echo will be performed by members of the

Sussex Central High School Band

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