Memorial Day events planned in San Gabriel Valley

Solis to speak at annual event: Rose Hills will host its 94th annual Memorial Day Observance at 11 a.m. Monday with keynote speaker U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis. Rose Hills Memorial Park, 3888 Workman Mill Road, Whittier. 562-699-0921.

 

Veterans host service: The Azusa Veterans Committee will host a Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday in the front lawn of City Hall, 213 E. Foothill Blvd., Azusa.

Honoring heroes: The City of West Covina will pay tribute to their heroes on Memorial Day with a ceremony starting at 10 a.m. Monday at the West Covina Civic Center Courtyard, 1444 W. Garvey Ave. The ceremony will include performances of the National Anthem, presentation of colors and retiring of the colors from the West Covina High School Air Force Junior ROTC. Guest speaker Rosemary Rodriguez will speak about her brother Joel Sabel, a West Covina resident who lost his life in Vietnam on July 10, 1967. He posthumously received the Distinguished Service Cross. 626-939-8430, www.westcovina.org.

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