Memorial Day events planned


SUN Staff

Memorial Day events are scheduled in Pagosa Springs and the surrounding area on Monday, May 27.

Mullins-Nickerson American Legion Post 108 will conduct a memorial service at the Legion Hall, 287 Hermosa St., next to Town Park, beginning 9 a.m.

Following the service, American Legion members and others in attendance will depart the Legion Hall for Hilltop Cemetery for a memorial service at 10:15 a.m. to honor deceased veterans — following the Catholic Mass held at Hilltop.

The public is encouraged to attend both Memorial Day ceremonies to honor those Americans who have fallen in defense of their country.

There will also be a Memorial Day service held at the Allison-Tiffany Cemetery at 11 a.m., honoring veterans and loved ones. The cemetery is located on County Road 329.