Memorial Day Events

Bad Axe Memorial Day Parade.   America Legion Post 197 did the Firing Squad Ceremony with VFW Post 9344 support.  Those doing the Ceremony were:  Tim Robinson, Fred Mutart, Ron Volmering, Jim Leiby, Paul Ginther, Dennis Essenmacher, Herb Phelps, and Bill Wells.

Harbor Beach Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Service at Rock Falls Cemetery.  Prayers for peace and understanding were given, Dennis Essenmacher from VFW Post 9344 presided.  Mark Rutkowski from the County Prosecutor’s Office spoke about Memorial Day and Its meaning and how our country recognizes Veterans and pays tribute to them.  The Harbor Beach High School Band played music from all Services Anthems. The Memorial Wreath were presented by Dennis and Carol Essenmacher.   A nice after meal was provided by VFW Post 9344 catered by Sue Ahrens.