Central Wisconsin Memorial Day Ceremonies

By: WSAW Staff
By: WSAW Staff

Antigo
What: Memorial Day Program
When: May 30, 2011 at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Meet at Hudson Street Bridge for Service of Remembrance for the American Service-People who died at sea.
Info: 9 a.m. Floats and walking units meet at Eastview Medical & Rehab (729 Park Street, Antigo). The parade will travel west on Fifth Avenue to the Court House by the Vietnam Memorial.
10 a.m. the Community at the Vietnam Memorial, Todd Mayr will be this year's speaker.

Boulder Junction
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 10:30 a.m.
Where: Cemetery of the Pines

What: Memorial Day Service
When: May 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Veterans Memorial Triangle

Eagle River
What: Memorial Day Services
When: May 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Veterans Memorial Park

Greenwood
What: Memorial Day Events
When May 30, 2011
Info: Parade begins at 10:00 a.m. proceeds to high school for ceremony at 10:15 a.m.
After ceremony Legion will proceed to city cemetery for Memorial Day tributes.
Ceremonies will also follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Immanuel UCC West Side Cemetery, and Holy Family Cemetery near Willard.

Hamburg
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: May 30, 2011 at 9:00 a.m.
Info: VFW Post 10203 will hold the following Veterans Memorial Day cemetery ceremonies on May 30: 9 a.m., Salem, Town Of Hamburg; 9:14 a.m., St. Paul's, Town Of Hamburg; 9:23 a.m., St. John's, Town Of Hamburg; 9:32 a.m., Fromm's, Town Of Hamburg; 9:45 a.m., St. Peter's, Hwy A; 10:10 a.m., Berlin Friedenshiem; 10:24 a.m., Rib View, Town Of Stettin; 10:31 a.m., Big Hill/Stubbe Hill; 10:45 a.m., Taegesville; 10:58 a.m., Maple Grove, Naugart Drive; 11:14 a.m. St. Paul's Naugart, Town Of Berlin; 11:29 a.m., Trinity, Town Of Berlin; 11:44 a.m., St. Paul's, Hwy 64 & 107, Town Of Corning; 11:58 a.m., Immanuel, Town Of Corning

Harshaw
What: Memorial Day Service
When: Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 11:30 a.m.
Where: Union Grove Cemetery
Info: Following the ceremony there will be a free luncheon at the Cassian town hall

Jump River
What: Memorial Day Dinner
When: May 30, 2011 – 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where: Jump River Community Center

Lake Tomahawk
What: Memorial Day Services
When: May 30, 2011 at 8:00 a.m.
Where: Newbold Memorial Cemetery

Land O’Lakes
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: May 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Oak Hill Cemetery

Loyal
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: May 30, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.
Where: City Cemetery

Manitowish Waters/Mercer
What: Memorial Day Service
When: May 30, 2011 at 11:30 a.m.
Where: Pine Lawn Cemetery

Marathon
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: May 30 at 11:00 a.m
Where: Marathon Cemetery

Marshfield
What: Memorial Day Program
When: May 30, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.
Where: Marshfield Cemetery
Info: A ceremony and reenactment will take place in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, along with the Adopt A Civil War Veteran Program which gives participants the opportunity to adopt a grave of the 68 Civil War Veterans buried in the cemetery. An exhibit of artifacts from the Lincoln and Kennedy assassinations will also be on display.

Medford
What: Memorial Day Program
When: May 30, 2011 at 10:30 a.m.
Where: The Veterans Memorial Flag Field

What: Memorial Day Program
When: May 30, 2011 at 1:00 p.m.
Where: Historic St. Ann’s Church

Merrill
What: Memorial Day Service
When: May 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m..
Where: St. Francis Catholic Cemetery
Info: Master of ceremonies will be Michael VanLieshout.

Mosinee
What: Memorial Day Parade
When: May 30, 2011 at 10 a.m.
Where: Parade begins at the corner of Main St and 5th St, Mosinee
Info: Parade will feature the Mosinee High School marching band, as well as a procession of local veterans and floats.

Neillsville
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: May 30, 2011 at 1:00 p.m.
Where: The Highground, W7031 Ridge Road

Park Falls
What: Memorial Day Parade and wreath ceremony
When: May 30, 2011 at 9 a.m.
Info: Line-up starts at Peace Lutheran Church Peace Centerand proceeds to the Highway 182 bridge for the wreath ceremony.

Presque Isle
What: Memorial Day Service
When: May 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Presque Isle and Winchester Cemeteries
Info: Presque Isle service will start at 11 a.m. at Presque Isle Cemetery on Hwy. W. The Winchester service will follow at the Winchester Cemetery on Harris Lake Road.

Rhinelander
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: May 30, 2011 beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Info:
8:00 a.m. - VFW Color Guard at Newbold Cemetery
8:30 a.m. - American Legion Color Guard at Northland Memorial Park
9:00 a.m. - VFW Color Guard at Forest Home Cemetery
10:30 a.m.- a river ceremony will be held at the Davenport Street Bridge. Upon completion, participants and guests will march/walk to the Oneida County Courthouse where the final Memorial Day ceremony will begin at approximately 11:00 a.m.

Rothschild
What: Memorial Day Observance
When: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Veterans Memorial Park

St. Germain
What: Memorial Day Service Sunday
When: Sunday, May 29, 2011 at 3:00 p.m.
Where: Veteran's Memorial on the corner of Hwys. 70 and 155

Stratford
What: Memorial Day Parade & Program
When: May 30, 2011 at 9:45 a.m.
Where: Klemme Park, Stratford
Info: Parade begins at 9:45 a.m., Program at 10:00 a.m.

Three Lakes
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: May 30, 2011 at 10 a.m.
Where: Three Lakes Cemetery
Info: The procession will include the Legion Color Guard and Firing Squad, the Three Lakes High School Band, and the traditional riderless horse.
Speakers at the Cemetery will include SSG Marcus Stefonek, U.S. Army National Guard, who served a combat tour in Iraq, and Three Lakes High School seniors Kelly Dennis and Alex Hegeman. The program will conclude with the playing of Taps and the National Anthem as the National Flag at cemetery is raised to full staff.
The public is urged to attend. If weather is bad, the program will be held in the Three Lakes School Auditorium beginning at 10 a.m.

Tomahawk
What: Memorial Day Service
When: Saturday, May 28 at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Where: Prairie Rapids Cemetery and Union Grove Cemetery
Info: A Memorial Day Service will be conducted by the Tomahawk Area Honor Guard at Prairie Rapids Cemetery and then proceed to the Union Grove Cemetery in Harshaw for their Memorial Service at 11:00 a.m.

What: Memorial Day Services
When: May 30, 2011 at 10:45 a.m
Where: American Legion Clubhouse, corner of Spirit and Railway St.
Info: All Veterans’ organizations, their Auxiliaries and Honor Guard will participate, along with the Tomahawk High School Band and local Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Participants are asked to assemble at the Howitzer at 10:15 a.m. The public is invited to attend.

Wausau
What: Memorial Day Ceremony
When: May 30, 2011 at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Restlawn Memorial Park, 4710 N. Troy St.- Veteran Field of Honor
Info: Seating is limited; guests are encouraged to bring a chair or blanket.

Woodruff
What: Memorial Day Service
When: May 30, 2011 at 10:00 a.m.
Where: Evergreen Cemetery

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