Geneseo's Memorial Day Program

Claudia Loucks
Todd Sieben, left, Master of Ceremonies for the Memorial Day Program on Monday, May 31, in Geneseo in City Park, talks with guest speaker Jacob Hoelscher, U.S. Army, Afghanistan Veteran. Sieben is a U.S. Navy Veteran and a retired Illinois State Senator. Members of the VFW Firing Squad are shown behind the two men.
Young and old alike filled Geneseo City Park for the annual Memorial Day Program.
The Rev. Mark Graham stands in the center of the Viet Nam War Veterans’ Memorial at Geneseo City Park on Memorial Day.
The Marshall family, from left, Sam Marshall with daughter Olivia and son Chase; and Sam’s parents, Alice and Neil Marshall, find the flag in honor and memory of Alice Marshall’s father, the late Bob Johnson, who was in the Korean War, and who died July 10, 2020.
Members of the Geneseo Middle School 7th & 8th Grade, under the direction of Band Director John Versluis, provided patriotic music for visitors to Geneseo City Park for the Memorial Day Program