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OAKMONT, Pa. (KDKA) – The Lions Club of Oakmont joined forces with community members to decorate the graves of veterans at the Verona Cemetery for Memorial Day weekend.

oakmont flowers Lions Club Decorates Veterans’ Graves At Verona Cemetery

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The group, which was also joined by Riverview’s 1972 graduating class, purchased 600 geraniums for the event, which took place from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday.

oakmont flowers2 Lions Club Decorates Veterans’ Graves At Verona Cemetery

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Veterans buried in the cemetery go as far back as the civil war, according to a release from the Lions Club of Oakmont.

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