Schedule of Local Memorial Day observances
Punxsutawney American Legion
The Memorial Day Parade is set for Monday, May 27, and will begin around 10:30 a.m. at Mitchell Avenue in Punxsy. The service will be held at Barclay Square following the parade, at about 11 a.m.
Big Run VFW
Big Run VFW Post 9044 will hold its annual Memorial Day Program on Monday at 11 a.m. at the Fairview Cemetery in Big Run, or, in the case of inclement weather, the Big Run War Memorial Building. The keynote speaker will be First Sergeant Bill Foster. The Reynoldsville Theater Group will perform special music. The public is invited.
Rossiter American Legion
The American Legion Post 582 in Rossiter will conduct Memorial Day Services Monday at the following cemeteries at the following times:
• Pearce Cemetery, 9 a.m.
• Devers Cemetery, 9:15 a.m.
• Fairview Cemetery, 9:30 a.m.
• Pine Grove Cemetery 9:45 a.m.
• Pine Cemetery 10 a.m.
• Union Cemetery 10:15 a.m.
• Rossiter Catholic Cemetery 10:30 a.m.
• Final services at Rossiter American Legion at 11 a.m.
A Memorial Day Service will be held at the Desire Cemetery at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 26.
Pine Church Cemetery
Memorial Day Services at the Pine Church Cemetery in Rossiter will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 26, at the church. Everyone is welcome.