Forgotten Soldiers Outreach 17th Annual Day to Remember Memorial Day Service
Forgotten Soldiers Outreach invites the public to attend the family-friendly 17th Annual “A Day to Remember” Memorial Day Service hosted by Palm Beach Memorial Park on Monday, May 30, 2022. Service is from 11:50am-2:00pm located at 3691 Seacrest Boulevard, Lantana, Florida 33462
The Master of Ceremonies will again be Jim Sackett, a veteran and a local veteran newscaster, and respected Media personality.
The theme of this years’ service will be “Honoring Our Military & Service Dogs”, and will include our Keynote Speaker, Staff Sergeant James Pabey, United States Marine Corps (Ret.), with his Service Dog Gunner received from Paws 4 Liberty.
The “Greetings from the Military” will be provided by the United States Marine Corps Master Sergeant Nicholas J. Tock of the 4th ANGLICO.
Other participants of this family-friendly service will be Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard, United States Marine Corp 4th ANGLICO Honor Guard, Boynton Beach Fire Department Honor Guard, Lake Worth High School Air Force JROTC, SantaLuces Community High School Army JROTC, Boy Scouts of America Troop 395, Cub Scouts of America Pack 241 and Girl Scouts Troops 20609 and 24501. Patriotic Music by Jessie Dez of The Victory Dolls & DJ – Andrew Poggis. Project 425 will have their military vehicles on display, along with the USVII will have their submarine torpedo on display.
There will also be the traditional Wreath presentations by local organizations and individuals, as well as a special presentation of the Wreath of Honor presented by Senior Chief Michael Forjan with his Service Dog Brixie and CPO(SW)USCG Retired Eric C.M. Lundberg with his Service Dog Belle (both recipients of Paws for Liberty). There will also be the infamous DOVE RELEASE at the end of the ceremony. Bottled Water sponsored by Dadios Seafood & Grill will be provided and distributed by the Boy Scouts throughout the service. As in years past, chairs will be set up under a large tent.
There will be complimentary food and beverages immediately following the service.
Special thank you to those sponsors who helped make this happen, Duffy’s Foundation, Dee Maria Plumbing, Bank of America, Carmine’s Gourmet Market, USSVI Palm Beach Chapter, Project 425, Santa Margarita Chapter Daughters of American Colonies, Seminole Chapter Daughters of American Revolution, Garcilaso De la Vega Chapter NSDAR, Sons of the American Revolution Palm Beach Chapter, Thomas Benton Ellis Chapter UDC, Spirit of Liberty NSDAR Wellington and The Memorial Day Planning Committee, with Rosemary Mouring as Event Chair and Palm Beach Memorial Park.