National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
The funeral procession wound its way from Fairchance in Fayette County to the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies bringing the cremated remains of four veterans and one military wife, all who, until today, had no final resting place.
Volunteers,veterans groups and families gathered at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies and other gravesites around the country, to pay a special holiday tribute to soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Veterans Day is a day to remember and honor the men and women who have fought for our country. Many people who lost loved ones visited the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, where veterans have been laid to rest.
It is hard to believe someone would rob the grave of a man who served this country. But that’s what happened at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies as the ashes of a veteran are now missing and his family is hoping the public can help.
One day before Memorial Day, there was an outpouring of support across the region to honor those who have served our country.
The sound of taps and the laying of wreaths will once again commemorate Memorial Day at a cemetery in Cecil Township.
CECIL TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – Western Pennsylvania is taking part in a nationwide event to pay tribute to veterans. Hundreds of volunteers, students and family members gathered in Cecil Township this weekend for a holiday ceremony […]