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Canandaigua VA recognizes Memorial Day with ceremony

CANANDAIGUA, NY (WROC) - Memorial Day Weekend is upon us and local communities have already started holding ceremonies to remember those that have made the ultimate sacrifice.

Friday, the Canandaigua VA held their Memorial Day Observance Program. The event included presentations by chaplain service and Masonic War Veterans Post Number 12.

Veterans in attendance say serving is something that's never far from their thoughts. "It was moving, and it really touched me I became aware of the lives that were sacrificed over the years and i will never ever forget."

The ceremony also included renditions of the Pledge of Allegiance and God Bless America.

We have a full list of Memorial Day events on our website

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