Michael Hillegas Daughters of American Revolution met at the at Sunset Lawn Cemetery in Harrisburg to lay a wreath honoring Revolutionary War veterans. Harrisburg City Mayor John McPeek also attended the service.
Regent Kathy Morris opened the ceremony and read the names of each soldier on the plaque who is buried in Saline County: Reuben Bramlet, Thomas Hamilton, Malachi Hereford, Lewis Howell, and William Roark.
In her prayer, Chaplain Cheri McClusky praised the Revolutionary War soldiers for their boldness, their courage, their character. She honored their vision, their selflessness, and their resolve. These Revolutionary soldiers imperiled their lives, fortunes, and sacred honor to form these United States of America.