Cemetery prepares for Memorial Day

Eagle Scout lays markers at graves on vets' cemetery



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SIERRA VISTA — Monday is Memorial Day.

It’s a day people will go to a cemetery; a place a loved one or acquaintance may be buried.

A person who may have died in one of the nation’s wars.

A place where veterans of America’s armed forces rest after their deaths years after their service.

But, getting ready for that somber time means that days before, a number of activities must take place to prepare the cemeteries.

Friday, such activity was
happening at the Southern Arizona Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery.




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