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Veterans memorial dedication slated June 15

Posted: June 4, 2013 - 5:01pm

A dedication ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 15, for the All Veterans Memorial statue at Pelican Woods Cemetery in Breezy Point.

The Pequot Lakes American Legion Color Guard will be present, as well as Breezy Point Mayor JoAnn Weaver, sculptor Jeff Kreitz and local veteran Luke Schmitz, who will be speaking.

The public is invited to attend.

The statue was funded entirely by donations. Standing 8 feet high, the statue is composed of stainless steel, copper and bronze.

The artwork was commissioned by the Breezy Point Cemetery Commission and created by Kreitz and artists Bob Pelzl and Adam Wegman.

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