May 10, 2016 Contact: Lynelle Chauncey Zelnar, Executive Director and Founder
561-369-2933 or Cell: 561-248-6064
For Immediate Release
FORGOTTEN SOLDIERS OUTREACH, INC. AND PALM BEACH MEMORIAL PARK PARTNER FOR THE 11th ANNUAL “ A DAY TO REMEMBER” MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE
“REMEMBER THEIR SACRIFICE”
Lantana, FL – Forgotten Soldiers Outreach invites the public to attend the 1`th Annual “ A Day to Remember” Memorial Day Service hosted by Palm Beach Memorial Park, “Remember their Sacrifice” on Monday, May 30, 2016. Service is from 11:50AM-2:00PM.
Every year we have a unique theme, and this year it is “Remember their Sacrifice”. The Master of Ceremonies will again be Jim Sackett, a local veteran newscaster, and respected Media personality.
The program will also include other honorary guest speakers, including a Greeting from the Military by one of FSO’s recent multiple recipients, SSGT Steve Perez. He just returned home from a tour in Afghanistan. The Keynote Speaker will be WWII Battle of the Bulge Veteran, George Fisher.
Other participants will be Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard, Boynton Beach Fire Department Honor Guard, Seminole Ridge High School Army JROTC, Santaluces High School Army JROTC, Olympic Heights Community High School MCJROTC, Boy Scouts of America, Troop 395, and Cub Scouts of America Pack 241, Palm Beach Pipe & Drums, Patriotic Music & DJ – Brandon V, and much more. Project 425 will be present with their Military vehicles on display and for great photo opportunities, as well as USVII will have a submarine torpedo on display.
There will also be Wreath presentations by local organizations and individuals, as well as a special presentation of the Wreath of Honor by Florida Army National Guard, Chief Warrant Officer 3 Karen Wheelhouse & Sergeant Elizabeth Claudio and the infamous dove release. The National Anthem and God Bless America by Haileigh Galloway. There will be complimentary food and beverages following the service.
“We welcome the public, local dignitaries, and truly encourage families to bring their children for this special “A Day to Remember” Memorial Day Service. We applaud Palm Beach Memorial Park for continuing to host this event with Forgotten Soldiers Outreach again for such an important event to acknowledge our veterans past and present, especially at such a time as this” said Lynelle Chauncey Zelnar, Executive Director and Founder of Forgotten Soldiers Outreach. Zelnar added, “I continue to be so proud that my 11 year old son, Bryson Baggett, will again be reciting the Pledge of Allegiance this year, he’s so excited that he “owns” this honor for this event, he has been doing this since he was 4 years old!”
Special thank you to those sponsors who helped make this happen, Ace Business Forms, Andy Wolf, Bank of America, The Breakers Hotel, Carmine’s Gourmet Market, Regency Party Rental & Productions (Donation of the Event Tent), Spirit of Liberty NSDAR Wellington and The Memorial Day Planning Committee, with Rosemary Mouring as Event Chair and Palm Beach Memorial Park.
Please join us on Memorial Day to make this a Special Day to Remember…
For more information about Forgotten Soldiers Outreach, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization registered with the State of Florida, please log on to www.forgottensoldiers.org or call 561-369-2933.
Palm Beach Memorial Park is located at 3691 Seacrest Blvd, Lantana, Florida 561-585-6444. Directions: Hypoluxo Road (east of I-95) to Seacrest Boulevard, make a right to Palm Beach Memorial Park.
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