Reading Of Veterans Roll At Rienzi Cemetery Today

Rienzi Cemetery in Fond du Lac invites the public to a “Reading of the Veteran’s Roll” this afternoon at 2 p.m. The event will be held on the front steps of Rienzi’s historic Memorial Home and will begin with a welcome from Lee Uecker, Rienzi family lot owner.  Immediately following the welcome, volunteers will alternate reading the names of all known veterans buried at Rienzi Cemetery. Upon completion of the reading of the roll the Trier-Puddy Post 75 American Legion will fire a three volley of shots honoring the deceased veterans.  Some seating will be provided but visitors are asked to bring lawn chairs and blankets. Water and snacks will be provided in the Memorial Home. Rienzi Cemtery is located 2 miles south of State Road 23 on County Road K, east of Fond du Lac.