Annual Mass - Serving God and Country- A Memorial Day Salute to Our Heroes

May. 27, 2019 — 10am - 11am

Details

As the country begins preparations to celebrate Memorial Day, Our Lady of
Angels Cemetery is planning to join thousands of Catholic cemeteries across the United States in a national celebration, "Serving God and Country: A Memorial Day Salute to Our Heroes." This national program, developed by the Catholic Cemetery Conference, will honor men and women who died while serving in the armed forces, as well as recognize both active duty military and veterans.

Bishop Edward Scharfenberger will celebrate Mass at 10 a.m. on Monday, May
27 at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, 1389 Central Avenue in Colonie.

Veterans are invited to serve as lectors and Eucharistic Ministers, or participate in the presentation of gifts. Veterans attending the Mass will receive a special lapel pin.

Please call (518) 374-5319 for more information or to volunteer.

Note: When should small flags displayed on graves on Memorial Day be removed?
Flags should be removed as soon as possible after Memorial Day as recommended by the American Legion.

When

May. 27, 2019 — 10am - 11am

Where

Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, Colonie
1389 Central Avenue, Colonie NY 12205
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