November 11th Veterans Day service

November 22, 2019
Court of Honor inductees are (L to R) front row: Christopher Lyons, Duane Nollman, Louis Nelson, Carl Dunn, Louis Logullo, Ralph Dooley, Lewis Gregory and Ivan Prosise; back row: Amanda Sutherland Ponyi, Rayland Young, James LeBeau, Oscar Isaiah, Willie Harris, Mike Mulvin, Gary Toedte, Carl Mecum, Roy Osborn, Larry Owen, Dr. Eugene Clarke, Judy Sutherland and Mike Sutherland. Unable to attend was Donald McCrory. 

This year’s Centralia Community Veterans Day Service was hosted by American Legion Post 446 on Monday morning, November 11. The annual event was sponsored by Mike and Judy Sutherland, owners of Sutherland – Garnier Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Sutherland – Rankin Funeral Home and Cremation Services, and Hillcrest Funeral Home, Cemetery & Cremation Center. Each year the Sutherlands have honored additional veterans who have been nominated to be inducted into a Court of Honor.
The National Anthem was sung by Morgan Isaiah. This year’s keynote speaker was Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Lyons, U.S. Air Force, Retired. Nineteen veterans were inducted into the Court of Honor.