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Remembering Those Who Have Died In Our Service

In Community by Elizabeth Stephenson

Memorial Day is our nation’s day to honor and remember people in the military who have died in service of our country. While the origination and intention of this holiday is to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country, as a national holiday, people also take this day as an opportunity for travel, relaxation and spending time with family and friends. With the spirit and purpose of this day in mind, here are some ideas that are worth your time and provide service to those who have served us. For many, this day is associated with decorating the graves of soldiers with flowers and flags. You can choose to bring flowers and flags to a VA National Cemetery or a State Veterans Cemetery. Make the trek …