Reflections from 2019 Memorial Day in Roseau
June 1, 2019
That describes the 2019 Memorial Day celebration that started off with the parade from Veterans Memorial Park in Roseau in chilly weather, around 47 degrees, and thick clouds to ponder if it might rain.
They marched or rode in golf carts and even in a wagon while the Roseau High School marching band put some warmth in everyone's heart as they proceeded to the RHS gymnasium.
Minutes before the program began, three lovely, elderly sisters, now widows who were once married to former soldiers and are of that generation that always shows up to honor the fallen, sat near the back in a ro...