Honoring the fallen: 2018 Memorial Day ceremonies in Northern Utah

Honoring the fallen: 2018 Memorial Day ceremonies in Northern Utah
Community members gathered to honor fallen veterans from Northern Utah during the Memorial Day Ceremony at the Roy City Cemetery on Monday, May 29, 2017.

Memorial Day is sometimes known for barbecues and sales, but the most important aspect of this federal holiday is remembering those who gave their lives in services of the United States.

Remember fallen military members at one of these Memorial Day services in Northern Utah.

May 27 Layton Memorial Day Service Service featuring Wasatch and District Pipe Band and speaker Rep. Stephen G. Handy. Lindquist Memorial Park

May 27 Memorial Day Sunset Service A sunset tribute to the men and women who have served. Myers Mortuary and Evergreen Memorial Park

May 28 Operation Hero Display Operation Hero presents a display featuring a combat boot for each Utah service member who has fallen. Station Park

May 28 Farmington Memorial Day Program A special Memorial Day program to honor veterans. Farmington Cemetery Veterans Memorial

May 28 Kaysville City Memorial Day Program Kaysville City honors military members with bagpipers, Military Honor Guard and speaker Christopher Douglas Stewart. Kaysville City Cemetery

May 28 Memorial Day Ceremony The Dolan-Wetzler Post of the American Legion Auxiliary will hold a short ceremony and then place flags and poppy wreaths at each veteran’s grave. Roy Cemetery

May 28 Clearfield City Memorial Day Flag Ceremony Clearfield City’s 2nd annual Memorial Day flag ceremony will also feature a special guest speaker from Hill Air Force Base. Clearfield City Cemetery

May 28 Riverdale Memorial Day Ceremony Riverdale City honors military members with a flag raising ceremony, a short address and placing a wreath on the Memorial Plaza. Riverdale Civic Center

May 28 Woods Cross Memorial Day Celebration Celebrate military members with a 5k, a flag ceremony, a chuckwagon breakfast, live entertainment and activities. Register for 5k at https://bit.ly/2ICfs4y Hogan Park

May 25 Vietnam Veterans Moving Memorial Wall The Vietnam Veterans Moving Memorial Wall is coming to Ogden. Ceremonies, open house and fallen soldier/last roll call. Leavitt’s Mortuary & Aultorest Memorial Park

May 28 South Ogden Memorial Day Service Memorial Day service featuring Wasatch and District Pipe Band and speaker Chris Battrick, a U.S. Army veteran. Memorial Gardens of the Wasatch

May 28 Ogden Memorial Day Service Memorial Day service featuring Wasatch and District Pipe Band and speaker Chris Battrick, a U.S. Army veteran. Washington Heights Memorial Park