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Community gathers to remember the fallen

Posted: Tuesday, August 31, 2021

The Huntington community gathered on Sunday, August 29 to remember the fallen military personnel lost in Afghanistan on Thursday, August 26. A special service was held at the Veterans’ Memorial in Memorial Park.

Prayers were offered by Mayor Richard Strick.

Gloria Holzinger and Danielle Clements, sister of fallen soldier Chad Clements, addressed those in attendance, and read the names of those lost in Afghanistan.

The colors were presented by the Huntington North High School JROTC students, Amazing Grace was sung by Angie Garcia and taps were played by Rick Stell.

Shown in the photo is Danielle Clements, left, sister of fallen soldier, Chad Clements, and Gloria Holzinger, organizer of the event.