Memorial Day – Honoring the Fallen

mem_day_pic (1)Memorial Day started as a remembrance to those who perished during the America Civil War and evolved as a holiday to honor all who died while in the military. Many members of my family, including my husband and sons, served their country from the American Civil War to the war in Iraq. They wore the uniforms of the U.S. Marine Corps, Army, Navy and Air Force. I am grateful they all lived through their military service, but this day I remember those who died for our country