Honor Memorial Day at Anderson Center Remembrance Event

Anderson’s annual Memorial Day remembrance returns to Anderson Center this year, with a special speaker and traditional format planned for the event.

Sponsored by the Anderson Township Veterans Memorial Committee, the event is set for noon on Monday, May 31 and is hosted outside on the south plaza of Anderson Center in front of the Anderson Township Veterans Memorial.

Speaking is LtCol Kirk Greiner, USMC (Retired), who served in a variety of positions at home and abroad. Greiner’s personal decorations include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy/Marine Corps Commendation Medal with “V,” the Navy/Marine Corps Achievement Medal, and the Combat Action Ribbon.

If you would like the name of your service member to be read during the ceremony, please arrive at 11:45 a.m. to sign up.

COVID protocols require masking outdoors, when it is not possible to consistently maintain a distance of six feet or more between people who live in different homes/households.