Ponemah Wreath Society is Dec. 16
Published 11:51 am Monday, December 12, 2022
Special to the Daily News
The Ponemah Wreath Society Ceremony is being held on Dec. 16 at the Ponemah Cemetery at 11 a.m.
Everybody is invited to attend.
Volunteers will lay a wreath at each veterans gravesite at Ponemah Cemetery.
This year, approximately 325 wreaths are needed.
The wreaths that are placed are not free and are purchased with contributions and donations. The price of a wreath is $20.
If anyone wishes to make a donation, there are several people who can be contacted. In Paul Corse at 985-516-9923, Bobby Latino at 985-516-0055, Donald Kuhn at 985-516-9926 or Jim Burdette at 713-817-5133.
The group is also asking for help in recognizing our veterans and fallen soldiers across Washington Parish by participating. This year, they are offering the public a chance to purchase a wreath for their deceased veteran family members at a cost of $25.