DAR holds grave-marking ceremonies


Urbana Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution held two grave-marking ceremonies during the Memorial Day weekend. The DAR insignia was placed and dedicated at the gravesites of two deceased members. The insignia shown here is on the stone for Clara Fay Wells Preston. The insignia is on the upper left. Relatives and chapter members attended the event at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg. The other marking was a re-dedication of a previously placed insignia. From left are Janet Ebert, chapter historian; Judith Clark Henson, chapter regent; James Paul Preston, husband of Clara Preston.


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Urbana Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution held two grave-marking ceremonies during the Memorial Day weekend. The DAR insignia was placed and dedicated at the gravesites of two deceased members. The insignia shown here is on the stone for Clara Fay Wells Preston. The insignia is on the upper left. Relatives and chapter members attended the event at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg. The other marking was a re-dedication of a previously placed insignia. From left are Janet Ebert, chapter historian; Judith Clark Henson, chapter regent; James Paul Preston, husband of Clara Preston.

Urbana Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution held two grave-marking ceremonies during the Memorial Day weekend. The DAR insignia was placed and dedicated at the gravesites of two deceased members. The insignia shown here is on the stone for Clara Fay Wells Preston. The insignia is on the upper left. Relatives and chapter members attended the event at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg. The other marking was a re-dedication of a previously placed insignia. From left are Janet Ebert, chapter historian; Judith Clark Henson, chapter regent; James Paul Preston, husband of Clara Preston.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/17/2016/06/web1_ebert.jpegUrbana Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution held two grave-marking ceremonies during the Memorial Day weekend. The DAR insignia was placed and dedicated at the gravesites of two deceased members. The insignia shown here is on the stone for Clara Fay Wells Preston. The insignia is on the upper left. Relatives and chapter members attended the event at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg. The other marking was a re-dedication of a previously placed insignia. From left are Janet Ebert, chapter historian; Judith Clark Henson, chapter regent; James Paul Preston, husband of Clara Preston. Submitted photo