Delaware County Veterans Memorial Association Casket Flag Raising Ceremony
The Delaware County Veterans Memorial Association would be honored to celebrate the memory of your loved one or Military ancestor
The Ceremony offers a unique and powerful way to memorialize and celebrate the life and legacy of your beloved.
The government issued United States Flag that draped the casket of your Veteran will fly high above the Veterans Memorial in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania.
Family Members will have an opportunity to speak about their Veteran at the ceremony for approximately five minutes.
It is a powerful, moving and well-deserved posthumous memorial to your family member who gave so much to our nation.
Ceremonies are held on the second Sunday of the month from April through November at 5 PM, weather permitting.
Flag Ceremony Guidelines:
Flag Ceremonies will be held weather permitting.
Please remove the flag from any type of case or bag before delivering it to us.
Families will provide their loved one’s Casket Flag on the day program. You are requested to arrive by 4:30 pm. The flag will be returned following the program.
Ceremonies will be held at 5 PM.
A family member is asked to speak about their veteran for approximately 5 minutes. It is recommended that the family bring a prepared talk.
We reserve the right to cancel or change the flag ceremony.