Photos: Memorial Day blessings

By on May 29, 2014
Color Guard members from Elburn American Legion Post No. 630 lead Elburn Cub Scout Troop 107, Elburn Boy Scout Troop 7 and a host of other parade participants on a short trek from Elburn Lions Park to Blackberry Cemetery for the start of the Elburn Memorial Day Ceremony.

Photos from around our towns on Memorial Day. Photos by Natalie Juns, Lynn Logan and Patti Wilk
Color Guard members from Elburn American Legion Post No. 630 lead Elburn Cub Scout Troop 107, Elburn Boy Scout Troop 7 and a host of other parade participants on a short trek from Elburn Lions Park to Blackberry Cemetery for the start of the Elburn Memorial Day Ceremony.

At the Kaneland Healing Field ceremony, a mother and her son spend some time among the 1,000 flags.

At the Kaneland Healing Field ceremony, a mother and her son spend some time among the 1,000 flags.

Anna Wendling, 16, of Kaneville, marches in Monday's Kaneville's Memorial Day Parade playing her snare drum.

Anna Wendling, 16, of Kaneville, marches in Monday’s Kaneville’s Memorial Day Parade playing her snare drum.

Boy Scout Troop No. 7 and helpers place flags on veteran headstones May 22.

Boy Scout Troop No. 7 and helpers place flags on veteran headstones May 22.

Members of the US Navy carry a Navy Memorial Wreath to place under the U.S. Navy flag. Memorial wreaths were placed for each branch of the service.

Members of the US Navy carry a Navy Memorial Wreath to place under the U.S. Navy flag. Memorial wreaths were placed for each branch of the service.

Members of Sugar Grove American Legion Post No. 1271 fire off a salute to the veterans on Monday morning at Sugar Grove Cemetery.

Members of Sugar Grove American Legion Post No. 1271 fire off a salute to the veterans on Monday morning at Sugar Grove Cemetery.

A vintage military jeep and soldiers enter Blackberry Cemetery Monday during Elburn’s celebration.

A vintage military jeep and soldiers enter Blackberry Cemetery Monday during Elburn’s celebration.