McKINNEY, Texas (May 21, 2021) – The McKinney Armed Services Memorial Board is pleased to announce that its annual Memorial Day Ceremony will be held in person at 10 a.m. on May 29 at the McKinney Veterans Memorial Park, 6053 Weiskopf Ave.
The hour-long service will take place in the Van Tuyl Plaza of Craig Ranch and will honor armed services members who lost their lives while serving our country. This year, four new names are being added to the memorial wall, bringing the total of former McKinney residents commemorated to 428.
The Veterans Memorial, originally dedicated in 2011, includes a memorial wall and a tribute to local Gold Star Families. Gold Star families are the immediate family members of a fallen service member who died while serving in a time of conflict.
Additional information can be found on Facebook or at McKinneyTexas.org/VeteransMemorial.