CAVENDISH MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY
May 30 (Monday), 2016
The Ceremony begins at 11am at the Cavendish Town Elementary School
Pledge of Allegiance and God Bless America: Everyone Accompanied by Evelyn Turco
Welcome and Introductions Wallace- McNulty- Hoyle American Legion Post #4 Proctorsville, Vt.
Opening Prayer Pastor Steve Knisely From the Andover Community Church
Guest Speaker Seymour Leven, World War II Veteran
Star Spangled Banner: Everyone
Closing Prayer: Pastor Steve Knisely From the Andover Community Church
MARCH TO THE CEMETERY
The march begins immediately following the program with the parade forming at The Cavendish Town Elementary School. The Green Mountain Union High School Marching Band will provide music and cadence for the parade. The Color Guard from the Ludlow American Legion Post #36 will lead the parade and bear the colors. The parade will proceed to the bridge on Depot Street for the traditional Wreath tossing ceremony honoring the men and women who died serving this country. The parade will then continue to Hillcrest Cemetery where there will be a brief closing ceremony including a gun salute and the playing of taps.
SPECIAL THANKS TO
Evelyn Turco for piano accompaniment; Fritz Wendlandt directing the Green Mountain Union High School Band; Ludlow American Legion Post #36 for providing the Color Guard and Military Salute; George Thomson CTES Prinicipal, Rich Svec for arranging police coverage and printing the program.