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Edinburg Hosts 10th Annual Memorial Day Commemorative Ceremony

GI9A9207Edinburg, Texas (May 26, 2017) – The City of Edinburg held its 10 th Annual Memorial Day Commemorative Ceremony Friday morning at Dustin M. Sekula Memorial Library.

Members of the community gathered to honor the servicemen and women who lost their lives in combat. Mayor Richard H. Garcia and Councilmembers Richard Molina and David Torres were among those in attendance.

The names of Edinburg’s fallen heroes were read by members of American Legion Troop 408.

The ceremony also featured an unveiling of the H-E-B Mural which features portraits of Lance Cpl. Dustin Michael Sekula, Lance Cpl. Derek Hernandez, Army Spc. Mark Anthony Zapata, Lance Cpl. Benito A. Ramirez, Army Sgt. Christopher Ramirez, Sgt. Alfredo “Freddy Gonzalez, and Pvt. Pedro Cano.