Monday, May 29, 2023, 09:00am
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Local scouts, High School Marching Band participate in the annual Memorial Day Parade, led by George Puckett Post #264 American Legion. Assemble in front of the Mancelona Post Office beginning 8:30 a.m. Parade begins at 9:00 a.m. Stops at the Township Library for a service and salute. Proceeds to Fairview Cemetery (new side) for a service and salute, then concludes at St. Anthony Catholic Cemetery on West Limits Road, for a service and salute.
Following, the American Legion re-assembles at Star Township Cemetery in Alba (next to the Fire Hall) for a brief service.
(Note: our Memorial Day parade is not one of celebration and does not include festival type floats, political entries, or solicitor entries. It is strictly to honor and remember the fallen).