Pittsford Veterans Day Ceremony

Sunday, November 11 at 11:00 a.m. at Pittsford Town Offices

 

Welcome:  Town Manager John Haverstock

Song: “America, the Beautiful” sung by all, led by Town Wastewater Operator and U.S. Army Veteran Robert Berardo (Service in Korea) and Brian Greenfield—Lyrics Attached

Invocation: Pastor Joel Tate, Furnace Brook Wesleyan Church

Pledge of Allegiance: Pittsford Boy Scouts

Keynote Address: “The History of Veterans Day,” Paul Andriscin, Assistant Professor of History, Saint Joseph’s College

Song: “Over There” sung by all, Lyrics Attached

Song: “Artillery (Caisson) Song” sung by all, Lyrics Attached

Remarks: “Veterans Day in Pittsford Through the Years”, Anne Pelkey, Pittsford Historical Society

Taps: Cameron Silloway, Visiting OVUHS Alumnus

Moment of Silence

Benediction: Pastor Joel Tate, Furnace Brook Wesleyan Church

Song: “God Bless America” sung by all, Lyrics Attached

 

* Refreshments Available in Town Office Conference Room

NOTE: The Pittsford Historical Society will be open to visitors on Veterans Day from Noon to 3:00 pm to showcase its World War I collection. All are welcome!