The Town of Windsor and the American Legion will hold the town’s annual Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday, May 29, at Lakeview Cemetery.
The Memorial Day ceremony honors veterans laid to rest in Windsor, and will include comments and the placement of the memorial wreath by the American Legion; remarks from Mayor Kristie Melendez; and guest speakers Colorado State Representative Perry Buck and Maria Secrest, representative from the office of U.S. Senator Cory Gardner.
The American Legion Post 109, located at 624 Ash Street in Windsor, will offer free breakfast to all veterans and $5 per plate for non-veterans from 7 to 9 a.m. prior to the ceremony.
The public is invited to attend the ceremony and encouraged to place decorations at burial sites within the parameters set forth by Lakeview Cemetery to allow for proper maintenance:
Local Boy Scout troops will place flags and crosses on veteran graves Friday, May 26. If a veteran gravesite is missing a flag, contact the American Legion at 970-518-9617.
Gravesite decoration regulations are posted at the cemetery and on the Lakeview Cemetery page. For more information on Lakeview Cemetery, contact the Town of Windsor at 970-674-2400.