Published June 10. 2021 12:36PM
PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND The Emmaus Veterans Committee hosted its annual Memorial Day parade and service May 31. ABOVE: Joseph Dunton tolls the bell as the name of each departed soldier is read aloud.
Benjamin Martin stands at attention, hand over his heart, during the performance of the national anthem. Additional Memorial Day photos appear on Page A2.
Elena Smith prays during the invocation.
Attending veterans are recognized during the service prior to the parade.
Emmaus Mayor Lee Ann Gilbert presents her annual proclamation as part of the Memorial Day observance ceremony.
PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND Featured guest Sgt. Ariel Scholz provides an inspirational message.
ABOVE: Marty Ondrovic is the master of ceremonies of the annual event.
Motorcyclists lead the annual Memorial Day parade through Emmaus May 31.
The honor guard participates in the parade.
Musicians of the Emmaus High School Marching Band participate in the annual parade.
Local veterans ride in the Memorial Day parade through Emmaus.
LEFT: Participants gather for the playing of the “The Star- Spangled Banner” by Emmaus High School musicians.