Memorial Day ceremonies set at cemeteries

The Stillwater VFW Post No. 323 Honor Guard continues its Memorial Day tradition of ceremonies honoring military members interred at area cemeteries.

Cemetery stops are 7 a.m. at Rutherford Cemetery in Stillwater; 7:20 at St. Matthews Cemetery in Grant; 7:35 at Withrow Cemetery in Hugo; 9:05 at Houlton Cemetery in Wisconsin; 8:30 at Fairview Cemetery in Stillwater; 8:45 at Salem Cemetery in Oak Park Heights; 9 at the VFW Post at 5880 Omaha Ave. in Oak Park Heights, and 10:45 at the Stillwater Veterans Memorial.

The Stillwater VFW post, normally closed on Mondays, will be open Memorial Day.

Another ceremony featuring the Hudson, Wis., VFW Post Honor Guard is 11 a.m. at Lakeland Cemetery in Lakeland. The Rev. Daren Flinck, pastor of St. Croix Valley United Methodist Church, is guest speaker.

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