Please join the Concert Arts Singers as we participate and pay tribute to those that gave the ultimate sacrifice.
Lake Saint Louis Memorial Day Observance << New heading >>
In keeping with a tradition and true spirit of the importance of honoring the brave American’s who gave their lives for our country in the armed forces, the Lake Saint Louis Veteran’s Committee is presenting a patriotic and solemn Memorial Day Ceremony.
This year’s Memorial Day Service will be held on Monday, May 28th at 11 am in the Lake Saint Louis Veteran’s Memorial Park. The park is directly adjacent to the Lake Saint Louis City Hall and Police Department at the intersection of Interstate 64/U.S. 40 and Lake Saint Louis Boulevard.
This one hour ceremony will feature patriotic musical selections by the Choral Arts Singers along with enthusiastic participation by the Boy and Girl Scouts, the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Knights of Columbus. In keeping with the honored traditions of past ceremonies, the Air Force ROTC –Detachment 207 will join with the Color Guard of VFW Post 10350 in honoring our flag.
Our guest speaker this year is Sharon K. Simpson, a Lake St. Louis resident and a United States Air Force Nurses Corps Lieutenant Colonel (Retired). Sharon will bring a wealth of first hand experience and passion to all in attendance as she delivers her speech, "Who Folded Your Parachute"? All in attendance will be moved by the words of a woman who has devoted her life to our country through her career in the United States Air Force.