Nisei Memorial Day Service at Rose Hills

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The Gardena Nisei Memorial VFW Post 1961 will hold its annual Memorial Day Service honoring all deceased Post members who served in defense of our country on foreign soil. The Service will be held on Monday, May 25, 9 a.m. at Rose Hills Memorial Park Mortuary, 3888 Workman Mill Road, Gate 10, Whittier, (call 562-699-0921).

The Gardena Nisei Memorial VFW Post 1961 will hold its annual Memorial Day Service honoring all deceased Post members who served in defense of our country on foreign soil. The Service will be held on Monday, May 25, 9 a.m. at Rose Hills Memorial Park Mortuary, 3888 Workman Mill Road, Gate 10, Whittier, (call 562-699-0921).

The Veterans of Foreign Wars ritual for honoring deceased members will be conducted by Chaplain, Low Dong. Bernard Cain will provide Taps. Family and friends of fallen comrades can offer floral tributes in remembrance of their loved ones. Rev. Yukinori Gyokei Yokoyama, Long Beach Buddhist Church will deliver the Invocation and Benediction. Rev. Kazuaki Nakata, Nishi Hongwanji, L.A. will deliver the Floral Tribute.

Also participating will be the Redondo Beach Union High School Marine Corps JROTC Honor Guard and Rifle Squad.

Please contact chairman Joe Kawata at 626-282-2595, Pam Amimoto at 626-282-2595, or Linda Kunihiro 626-355-1309 for more information.