(WICHITA, Kan.) — Monday is Memorial Day. It's a day when the country pauses to remember military personnel who died while in service to the United States.
Events are scheduled across Kansas to honor those who sacrificed.
Resthaven Cemetery at 11800 W. Kellogg from 11:00 a.m. to noon
- Flyover of the Oklahoma Air National Guard F-16’s Jayhawk Wing of the Commemorative Air Force.
- Memorial service
Maple Grove Cemetery at 1000 N. Hillside starting starting at 10:00 a.m.
- Re-dedication of Grand Army of the Republic Veterans Pavilion will include bagpipes, procession and speakers
Lakeview Cemetery and Funeral Home at 12100 E. 13th starting at 11:00 a.m
- Military flyover
- Avenue of Flags
Elmwood Cemetery at 501 E. 12th starting at 9:00 a.m.
- Memorial service will include presentation of colors, wreath laying, three-voley salut & taps
- Congressman and Army veteran Mike Pompeo will speak
- If inclement weather, even will be moved to National Guard Armory