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Memorial in Hiram
Date: 8/16/2013 Album ID: 1692243
Photos by Gordon Chibroski
Lyons and Gray families have military memorial for family who died in prior wars
Photo by Gordon Chibroski, Staff Photographer.
On Thursday, August 14, 2013, members of the Maine Military Funeral Honors Program enter the  Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Hiram to honor four servicemen killed in past wars. They are with the Maine National Guard and gave respect and grace to the ceremony by providing a ceremonial honor guard, presentation of flags and fire off a 21-gun rifle salute.
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Photo by Gordon Chibroski, Staff Photographer.On Thursday, August 14, 2013, a Memorial was held at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Hiram for four servicemen killed in past wars. Stephen Lyons, jr. salutes during the playing of Taps for his relatives, who were killed in past wars. He was the organizer of the event for the two families, the Lyons and the Gray families.
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Photo by Gordon Chibroski, Staff Photographer.
On Thursday, August 14, 2013, as family look on, Sgt. Casey Lawrence, left, and Sgt. David Chabe, fold the flag during the ceremonial service for the families as a Memorial was held at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Hiram for four servicemen with the Lyons and Gray families killed in past wars.
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Photo by Gordon Chibroski, Staff Photographer.On Thursday, August 14, 2013, a Memorial was held at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Hiram for four servicemen killed in past wars. Francis William Lyons Jr. stands in dignity as his cousin, Donald Gray Jr. warmly caresses the folded flags given to him by the members of the Maine National Guard, members of the Maine Military Funeral Honors Program in honor of Laurence and Donald Gray
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Photo by Gordon Chibroski, Staff Photographer.
On Thursday, August 14, 2013, a Memorial was held at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Hiram for four servicemen killed in past wars. Francis William Lyons, Jr. and Donald Gray, Jr. receive the folded flags from Sgt. Casey Lawrence, left, and Sgt. David Chabe of the Maine National Guard, members of the Maine Military Funeral Honors Program.
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Photo by Gordon Chibroski, Staff Photographer.
On Thursday, August 14, 2013, a Memorial was held at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Hiram for four servicemen killed in past wars. The memorial is on the site of the burial of members of the Lyons and Gray families, Maine National Guard Private, Francis Edward Lyons, US Navy Hospital Mate 3rd Class, Laurence Gray, Gunners Mate, 1st Class, Francis William Lyons Sr., and Lieutenant Donald Gray.
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