Winter Garden Memorial Day service honors military service members
The city of Winter Garden honored those who died in serving the nation Monday, May 27 at a Memorial Day Service. At Veterans Memorial Park, Kurt Gies, commander of the Hugh T. Gregory American Legion Post 63 lead the ceremony in which featured patriotic music courtesy of Geoff Brachium. Members of local organizations recognized locals who died during their service to the U.S. and presented wreaths in their honor. Col. Wayne Mendez of the U.S. Air Force spoke about his time the Air Force, paying tribute to those he served with.