On Saturday, November 11th, Lodge members and Veterans gathered for the annual Veteran’s Appreciation Ceremony. Chairperson Jon Williams and the Veteran’s Committee coordinated the decorations, music and food. They also secured speakers from almost every military branch.
After a brief welcome from Exalted Ruler Richard A. Clotfelter, the crowd was treated to an informative speech by guest speaker Marine Lt. Colonel Joseph Andrejack, currently of the Army War College.
The ceremony continued with Veterans and active duty military representing, US Army, Navy, Marine and Air Force. The Space Force and POW/MIA presenters were Angela McClellan and Dennis Bohr, PER respectively.
In closing, Alexander Hall, firefighter and EMT played Taps in honor of our fallen
A special thank you to Cub Scout Pack 80 for flag presentations and Denny Yohn who provided musical support.