Geneseo Memorial Day ceremonies remember veterans

Claudia Loucks
Military veterans who are members of the VFW Firing Squad were part of the Memorial Day Program in City Park. Gary Gray, at right, is shown talking with, from left, Tim Allison, left, and Jerry Myhre visit with Gary Gray, at right.
Visitors in Geneseo City Park on Monday, May 30, for the annual Memorial Day Program paid tribute to all veterans, some by standing and some kneeling. The annual program is sponsored b the Don Cherry VFW Post and VFW Auxiliary.
Josh Anderson, Master Sergeant (retired), at left, gave the Memorial Day address at the Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 30, in Geneseo City Park. He is photographed with Geneseo Mayor Sean Johnson prior to presenting his message. MSG Anderson served overseas in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan). He also served in several units including the 3rd Infantry Division Mechanized and 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), and he completed he service as an ROTC instructor at Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL.
Young and old alike filled Geneseo City Park for the annual Memorial Day Program.