You are invited to join us for the Third Annual Veterans Remembrance Mass, to honor those men and women that have bravely served in our Armed Forces.
Mass will be at 4:30 PM Saturday, 9 November 2013 at Saint Anthony Parish in Des Moines. Our honored guests will be members of the Emerick-Williams VFW Post #8879 and Belizzi-Macrae American Legion Post #659. Music will be provided by the Military Tribute Orchestra and Choir, led by Ms. Julie Denherder. Eagle Scout Mr. Michael Morrisey of Dowling Catholic High School will also be playing the trumpet. The Knights of Columbus John Paul I Assembly #3377 Honor Guard will lead the processions.
Immediately following the Mass, a wonderful pasta dinner, catered by G Mig's 5th Street Pub located in Valley Junction, will be provided. Please join us in this celebration showing respect and gratitude to our Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine and Coast Guard service members for their commitment and dedication to protect and defend this great nation.
All Fourth Degree are encouraged to serve in the Honor Guard. Please plan to meet in the lower church to get ready at 4 PM.