Numerous ceremonies are still occurring for Memorial Day all over the area according to Benton County Service Officer Dennis W. Goodman. Everyone attending should remember to practice social distancing.

OTTERBEIN

Otterbein American Legion Post 125 – will meet at Post 125 at 8:15 a.m. Sunday, May 24. Service will consist of Firing Squad, Color Guard and Taps.

Cemetery Schedule:

8:55 a.m. Otterbein United Methodist Church

9:30 a.m. Griffin Cemetery

9:55 a.m. Mound Cemetery

10:05 a.m. Harman Cemetery

10:20 a.m. Davis Cemetery

10:35 a.m. Armstrong Cemetery

10:55 a.m. Pond Grove Cemetery

11:15 a.m. Montmorenci Methodist Cemetery

11:35 p.m. Burton Cemetery Klondike

11:50 p.m. Tippecanoe Memory Gardens

 

REMINGTON

Remington American Legion Post 280, Firing Squad, Colors and Taps will be at the following cemetery on Sunday, May 24.

10:30 a.m. Mount Gilboa Cemetery.

 

EARL PARK

Earl Park American Legion Post 455 will assemble at 8:45 a.m. Monday, May 25 and Lay a wreath at the following cemeteries. Services will consist of Firing Squad, Post Colors and Taps.

9:30 a.m. Raub Honor Roll Memorial

9:45 a.m. Fleming Cemetery

10 a.m. Blue Ridge Cemetery

10:30 a.m. St. Anthony/Dehner Cemetery

11 a.m. Earl Park/Sumner/St. John Cemetery

 

FOWLER

Fowler American Legion Post 57, 40/8 V-755 and Fowler Amvets Post 102 will visit the following cemeteries on Monday, May 25. Service will consist of Firing Squad, Post Colors and Taps.

8:15 a.m. – St. Mary Cemetery in Dunnington.

8:35 a.m. – Totheroh Cemetery

8:45 a.m. – All Posts to meet at the Boswell American Legion Post for sweet rolls, coffee and juice.

9:35 a.m. Oxford McConnell and Saint Patrick Cemetery.

9:55 a.m. Justice Cemetery

10:15 a.m. Oxford West Cemetery.

10:45 a.m. Boswell Cemetery

11:15 a.m. Fowler Cemeteries

11:30 a.m. Sacred Heart Cemetery

 

BOSWELL

On Monday May 29, the Boswell Legion Post 476 will visit the following cemeteries. Services will consist of Firing Squad, Post Colors, Taps and Memorial Cross Display (Boswell Cemetery).

8:30 a.m. Smith Cemetery

9 a.m. Locust Cemetery

10:45 a.m. Boswell Cemetery

11:15 a.m. Fowler Cemetery

11:30 a.m. Sacred Heart Cemetery.

A special 

Memorial Day 

service will be held at the Benton 

County Veterans 

Memorial at the courthouse in 

Fowler at 11:45 a.m. 

May 25. 

• Reminder: 

According to US Code, the American Flag is to be lowered to half-staff from dawn until noon and then 

returned to full-staff on Memorial Day. Everyone is also reminded that this is a good time to check and replace flags.