Those fallen honored at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Mankato on Memorial Day

By |2018-05-28T11:47:31-05:00May 28th, 2018|

Mankato residents joined the Walter Strand VFW Post 950 and Auxiliary at Mount Olivet Cemetery this Memorial Day morning to honor those who have fallen. "Really it's still an honor for us, the living that remain, to pay our respects to those that paid the ultimate sacrifice," says Blue Earth County Veterans Service Officer Mike McLaughlin. "It may be a little hot out here and some people may be a little inconvenienced by the heat, but for us, it's still a pleasure and it's still something we willing do as long as we can." Mankato Area Veteran, Tom McLaughlin. McLaughlin says [...]