Wreaths Across America Ceremony

A Wreaths Across America Ceremony took place at the Grand Island Veterans Home All Faiths Chapel. After the ceremony a tractor trailer containing wreaths is unloaded, in which those wreaths are placed at every veterans headstone at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery.

Sgt. Mike Evans with the USAF uses both hands during a presentation of wreaths at a Wreaths across America ceremony at All Faiths Chapel inside the Grand Island Veterans Home.

Sgt. Mike Evans with the USAF uses both hands during a presentation of wreaths at a Wreaths across America ceremony at All Faiths Chapel inside the Grand Island Veterans Home.

Brianna and Nicki Mowrey places wreaths at the headstones of veterans buried at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery.

Brianna and Nicki Mowrey place wreaths at the headstones of veterans buried at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery.

 

Billy Rayburn of Kearney places her hand over her heart while reading the name of a veteran after placing a wreath on a gravesite buried at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery Saturday. Rayburn is flag captain of the Patriot Guard Riders.

Billy Rayburn of Kearney, Neb. places her hand over her heart while reading the name of a veteran after placing a wreath on a gravesite buried at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery Saturday. Rayburn is flag captain of the Patriot Guard Riders.

Elias Terrazas Sr. (kneeling) reads the name of a veteran as his son U.S. Navy construction man Elias Terrazas Jr. holds extra wreaths at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery.

Elias Terrazas Sr. (kneeling) reads the name of a veteran as his son U.S. Navy construction man Elias Terrazas Jr. holds extra wreaths at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery.

Romeo Gomez Jimenez an Islander football player helps unload boxes of wreaths from a tractor trailer at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery.

Romeo Gomez Jimenez an Islander football player helps unload boxes of wreaths from a tractor trailer at the Grand Island Veterans Cemetery.

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Dustan Mathy, holds the final wreath during a presentation of wreaths at a Wreaths across America ceremony inside All Faiths Chapel Grand Island Veterans Home.

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Dustan Mathy, holds the final wreath during a presentation of wreaths at a Wreaths across America ceremony inside All Faiths Chapel Grand Island Veterans Home.

USAFROTC cadet Angel Cavazos retires colors at the end of the Wreaths across America ceremony inside All Faiths Chapel Grand Island Veterans Home.

USAFROTC cadet Angel Cavazos retires colors at the end of the Wreaths across America ceremony inside All Faiths Chapel Grand Island Veterans Home.

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