Hamilton to Hold September 11th
Township will mark the 15th anniversary of September 11th with its
annual remembrance ceremony on Sunday,
September 11, 2016 at 12:00 PM
(Noon) at the September 11th
Memorial Grove inside the Klockner
Road Entrance of Veterans Park.
ceremony will include the participation of Hamilton Township Mayor Kelly Yaede,
Hamilton Township Police, Fire and First Responder personnel, the Hamilton
Township Patriotic Committee, Pastor Lance Walker of Faith Baptist Church, and the
Steinert High School Select Choir, under the direction of Mr. Richard Schneider.
the ceremony will include a display of photographs entitled “Before and After
9/11” by photographer Stanley Brick for attendees to view before and after the
is hard to believe that we are 15 years removed from September 11, 2001;
however the citizens of our community and our nation will never forget the
tragedy of that day,” says Mayor Kelly Yaede. “I invite our community to join us as we
remember those we lost, their surviving families, as well as our dedicated
September 11th Memorial Grove area holds a Steel Beam from the World
Trade Center, as well as Fire Fighter and Police monuments and a memorial to
the Hamilton residents we lost on September 11, 2001 (William Reed Bethke, Daniel
Leonard Maher, Susan L. Schuler and Jeannine Damiani-Jones).
to anticipated crowds and limited seating capacity, attendees are encouraged to
arrive early or to bring lawn chairs.
the event that inclement weather on September 11th causes the formal
ceremony to be canceled, a Memorial Wreath will be placed at the Memorial Grove
as soon as weather permits.