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Date:
May 31, 2021
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Time Details:
10:00 a.m. sharp Program expected to last one hour
Location:
Kohlerlawn Cemetery
Address:
76 6th St. N.
Nampa, ID 83687
Cost:
Free
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Memorial Day Celebration

Monday, May 31, 2021


The City of Nampa will hold a Memorial Day ceremony Mon., May 31 at 10 a.m. at Veteran’s Loop in Kohlerlawn Cemetery (76 6th St. N.) to honor the men and women who served in our country’s military as well as those who gave their lives for our freedoms. 

The keynote speaker will be Reverend Bill Roscoe, President of the Boise Rescue Mission Ministries.

Parking will be available in designated areas.  For more information, please call 208-468-5797.

The following is the text of the program:

Welcome – David Ferdinand
Bag Pipes – Lloyd Blackstone, joined by Nampa American Legion Commander, Veterans, Troop 112 Honor Guard, Gem State Young Marines, and Legion Riders
Presentation of the Colors and Pledge of Allegiance – Troop 112 Honor Guard
National Anthem – Patti Syme
Opening Prayer – Nampa Mayor Debbie Kling
The History of the American Legion – Shawn Langehennig
Special Music – Obadiah Neasham
Keynote Speaker – Rev. Bill Roscoe, President of the Boise Rescue Mission Ministries
Special Music – Obadiah Neasham
Laying of the Wreath –  Ee-dah-how Chapter of the DAR
Three Volleys – American Legion Post 18 Honor Guard
Taps  – SGT Larre Robertson 
Closing Prayer – Nampa Councilwoman Sandi Levi
Laying of the Wreath – Joseph H. Murray Post 18
Recessional Bag Pipes – Lloyd Blackstone