Memorial Services, Cemetery Tour, Return – Yuma Pioneer

A regular Memorial Day weekend returns in 2021.
The Yuma VFW and American Legion will be holding services on Memorial Day (alongside a brief ceremony) after last year’s launch due to COVID-19 concerns, and the Yuma Museum is bringing back its Yuma Cemetery Cemetery Tour after the service there . Monday.

A list of military veterans buried in western Yuma County cemeteries and a sponsorship page that makes it possible can be found in this issue.
Yuma VFW and American Legion will hold the traditional Pleasant Valley service on Sunday at 9:00 am, which will be integrated into the regular Sunday service at Pleasant Valley Church.
There will be a service on Monday at 9 a.m. in Eckley Cemetery and then at 10 a.m. in Yuma Cemetery
Reverend Dennis Fitzgerald of St. John Lutheran Church in Yuma and Yuma VFW Commander Adam Beauprez will address the services on Monday.
Young Addilyne Pagel will sing the national anthem, and Dave Hoch and Carol White will team up to do “Taps”.
The color guard and the firing squad will be on duty.

After the Yuma Memorial Day Service, the Yuma Museum will continue its cemetery tour.
Yuma Museum members welcome everyone to the Yuma Museum’s annual Memorial Day Cemetery Tour.
It honors five men who have felt the call to stand up and protect the land they loved. As the five men are honored, we are well aware of the many, many men and women who have served and sacrificed their time and some of their lives to keep America the land of the free for all of us today. We owe a great debt to all of these brave soldiers and sailors.
The tour begins after the Memorial Day Service. Breakfast burritos are available.

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