VFW Post 5789 will conduct their annual Memorial Day service to honor military veterans at the World War II Memorial in the Lee's Summit Historical Cemetery at 8 a.m. on Monday, May 26.
This mark of respect for all departed veterans has been a tradition of the VFW for many years in Lee's Summit. The VFW Post is also the sponsor of the Avenue of Flags at the cemetery on Memorial Day weekend.
The public is invited to attend the memorial service.
There will also be a free breakfast. offering breakfast casserole and doughnuts, after the ceremony starting at 9 a.m. Monday morning at the Post located at 329 SE Douglas St., Tel. 816.525.5789.