Ascension Memorial Day Observance scheduled for May 29th in Gonzales

The annual Ascension Memorial Day Observance will be held on Monday, May 29th, 2017 at the Ascension Veterans Memorial Park, located at 612 S. Irma Blvd. Gonzales, LA.  The observance will begin at 10:00 a.m. and is open to the public. The AVMP Committee would like to extend an invitation for all to attend this event honoring the fallen servicemembers from Ascension Parish.

Supporting this year’s observance include local Veterans Service Organizations and their Auxiliaries, the Hilltop Speakers, First Baptist Church and Ourso Funeral Home.  Refreshments will be provided after the ceremony courtesy of Coca Cola, Ryan’s Grocery and Ascension Funeral Home.  Ascension Funeral Home will have flags available for family members to place on their loved ones graves.  Any questions may be directed to the AVMP Committee at 225-612-0805 or 256-656-2124.

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