Ceremony Honoring Veterans
Representatives from the Colfax Veterans of Foreign Wars, Jess E. Taylor Post 2003 conducted a ceremeony to honor veterans. It was held at the grave of Marvin Marks, who served in the Air Force during World War II.
Marvin Marks' Grave after Ceremony
You can view his virtual memorial at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=46346396.
Following a singing of "Amazing Grace," Chaplain Craig Sultana from Colfax VFW Post 2003 played taps to honor veterans as the flag was lowered to half-mast. This was followed by a release of a flight of doves and a dirge on the bagpipes.