Honoring Loved Ones at the Veteran’s Memorial

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Families in Vigo County honored loved ones who payed the ultimate sacrifice, this Saturday afternoon.

A brick laying ceremony took place at the Veteran’s Memorial Park in Terre Haute.

An additional forty-eight bricks were added to the Memorial walkway.

Dedicated bricks line the walkway leading up to the Memorial Arch.

“It’s important to remember our veterans and this is a good way to do it. And they’ll always here, family down the road, great grand-children can come see your name in the brick and you become more real. That’s the way I look at it,” said Resident Agent Treasurer Larry Dietz.

The next brick laying will be in the Spring.

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