Monday May 29, 2017
Veterans Memorial Park
2100 SE Veterans Memorial Pkwy, Port St Lucie
Please join local veterans, community leaders and residents in honoring those who have bravely served our country. The 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony is organized by United Veterans of Port St. Lucie and the City of Port St. Lucie.
This special event will include a rifle salute, live patriotic-inspired music by the Port St. Lucie Community Band, resounding of taps and more. Retired U.S. Air Force MSgt. Catherine LaValle, president of the American Military Retirees Association Chapter F11 and chairwoman of United Veterans of Port St. Lucie, Inc., will join Port St. Lucie Mayor Gregory Oravec in welcoming attendees. The guest speaker will be LTC Gillian Boice, United States Army Retired.
The service also will include a wreath-laying tribute for veterans who have died in the past year.
Seating is limited, so early arrival is recommended and lawn chairs are welcome.