Leavitt Funeral Services and Crematory is holding the following events:
Monday, May 26
First Baptist Church
813 Market Street
Between 11:30 a.m.. and noon, people can record the names of their loved ones to be read by Priscilla Leavitt, followed by a moment of silence.
There will also be a brief program and music.
Monday, May 26
Leavitt Funeral Home
801 Victor Street
starting at 11:00 a.m.
services by American Legion Post #495
lunch served at Belpre Legion Hall at 12:30 p.m.
A Memorial Day ceremony is being held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, May 26 at Parkersburg City Park.
The Veterans Museum of Mid-Ohio Valley is having its 6th annual Memorial Day Cookout on Monday, May 26th at Parkersburg City Park. Event lasts from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Veterans and families eat free. Bring a covered dish if you wish.
There will be two Memorial Day Parades taking place this year in Marietta and Harmar Village.
Harmar's Parade will start at 8 a.m. and begins at Harmar School and will finish up at the Cemetery. For information on this parade please contact Robert W. Jenkins at 740-376-0712.
The parade on the Marietta side of the river will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will form on Front Street between Putnam & Scammel. After it begins it will go from Putnam to Fifth, up Fifth to Wooster, continue on Wooster until Eighth Street and it will end at the Oak Grove Cemetery. For more information on the Marietta Memorial Day Parade contact Barb Handschumacher at 740-678-2605.