2019 Holiday Memorial Service

The 9th Annual Holiday Service was held Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Aberdeen. Share in the 2019 Holiday Memorial through images of this annual event. If you’d like to participate in or would like to be reminded of this event in the future, call us at (605) 225-5361 or email us today and we’ll add you to our list. Thank you to all who attended and Happy Holidays.

  • Veterans participating in Holiday Memorial Service Wreath Placement: Spec 4 Melvin Volk, Army, Vietnam; CTR3 Christopher Reide, Navy, Dessert Storm; Master Sgt. Terry Murray, Airforce, Vietnam & Gulf War; Corporal Jerry Glanmierer Marines, Vietnam; Master Sgt. Darvin Vetter, Airforce, Gulf War; Capt. Larry Nupen, Air Force, Vietnam; Master Sgt. E8 Dan Vetter, Army, Vietnam; E5 Truman Henry, Marines, Peacetime
  • E5 Truman Henry, Marines, Peacetime, places a wreath on the Garden of Honor monument.
  • Spec 4 Melvin Volk, Army, Vietnam salutes the Veterans Monument after placing a wreath for all Veterans.
  • Music performed by Richard Wilson and Ron Parker.
  • MC Georgia Smith (Sunset Memorial Garden staff) with sound assistance from Kurt Smith.
  • Pastor Thomas Carlson of the Calvary Baptist Church presided over the service