|When:||May 27, 2013
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
|Where:||Eternal Valley Memorial Park|
|Address:||23287 N. Sierra Hwy.
Newhall, CA 91321
|Description:||Eternal Valley Memorial Park, a local Dignity Memorial® provider, announced its 25th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony, dedicated to honoring and preserving the memory of our country’s heroes who gave their lives in the line of duty. The event will be held on Monday, May 27, beginning at 10:00 a.m. at Eternal Valley Memorial Park, 23287 N. Sierra Hwy., in Newhall. “This year’s Memorial Day celebration is especially meaningful as we mark 25 years of service to our veterans and to our community through this unique and stirring event,” said Curtis Woods, II, general manager of Eternal Valley Memorial Park. “We are proud to provide a meeting place where we can join in tribute to our veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice for all of us and for our country.” For the second year, the event will take place in Eternal Valley’s mortuary building parking lot with cold refreshments for all attendees. In addition, parking attendants will ensure traffic flows smoothly and convenient shuttles will provide transportation for guests from their vehicles to the program area. Guests will be greeted by a virtual carpet of more than 5,000 American flags that will be placed on the graves of local veterans by local Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Boy Scouts. The event, hosted jointly by the Santa Clarita Valley Veterans Memorial Committee and Eternal Valley Memorial Park will include moving tributes, musical performances, and salutes. A light lunch will be provided by Eternal Valley immediately following the program. Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary COA 184, FD 1163 in Newhall, Calif., is a proud Dignity Memorial provider. The Dignity Memorial network of more than 1,800 funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers is North America’s most trusted resource for funeral and memorialization services. Dignity Memorial providers offer an unmatched combination of products and locations serving families with care, integrity, respect and service excellence.|