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Wreaths to be place on veterans graves tomorrow at Pioneer Cemetery

Original post made on Dec 11, 2015

Tomorrow at noon, veterans, Scouts and civic leaders will place wreaths on each of the 561 graves at Pleasanton Pioneer Cemetery as part of a national tribute to veterans buried there. It's all part of "Wreaths Across America," a national event.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, December 11, 2015, 8:07 AM

Comments (4)

Posted by Dave Ham
a resident of Amador Valley High School
on Dec 11, 2015 at 8:55 am

Just before the wreaths are placed, US Army Chaplain Amy Noble will bless the wreaths. It is a sacred honor for those that served our nation. See you at 12 noon.

Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Dec 11, 2015 at 1:28 pm

Rest In Peace.

Posted by Jr Junior
a resident of Pleasanton Valley
on Dec 11, 2015 at 10:57 pm

And, for those who aren't religious, it's just an honor rather than a "sacred honor".

Posted by Puppetlady
a resident of Highland Oaks
on Dec 14, 2015 at 10:42 pm

When were the wreaths laid? Part of the article says "today" then other parts say
"tomorrow". Did this happen Saturday? Sunday? Monday? or Tuesday?

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