Memorial Day ceremony focuses on soldiers lost in the Middle East

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Memorial Day ceremony focuses on soldiers lost in the Middle East

Durango event draws 100 to honor fallen service members
A Memorial Day ceremony was held at Greenmount Cemetery on Monday. The ceremony was organized by the Veterans of Foreign Wars post with participation by the American Legion and Vietnam Veterans Association.
Residents gathered for a ceremony in Iris Park to mark Memorial Day. The names of Colorado residents who died fighting in the Middle East were read aloud during the ceremony, which was organized by the Veterans of Foreign Wars post with participation by the American Legion and Vietnam Veterans Association.
A ceremony was held Monday in Iris Park to mark Memorial Day. The ceremony drew about 100 people.

Memorial Day ceremony focuses on soldiers lost in the Middle East

A Memorial Day ceremony was held at Greenmount Cemetery on Monday. The ceremony was organized by the Veterans of Foreign Wars post with participation by the American Legion and Vietnam Veterans Association.
Residents gathered for a ceremony in Iris Park to mark Memorial Day. The names of Colorado residents who died fighting in the Middle East were read aloud during the ceremony, which was organized by the Veterans of Foreign Wars post with participation by the American Legion and Vietnam Veterans Association.
A ceremony was held Monday in Iris Park to mark Memorial Day. The ceremony drew about 100 people.

Memorial Day ceremony focuses on soldiers lost in the Middle East

Gabriel Conde was honored during a ceremony at Iris Park as the most recent Colorado resident to die in Afghanistan. He was killed by small arms fire four weeks ago east of Kabul.

Memorial Day ceremony focuses on soldiers lost in the Middle East

Herman Todeschi was honored Monday as the oldest veteran present at a Memorial Day ceremony at Greenmount Cemetery. He served in World War II and earned seven bronze stars.

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