Reflections / Our blog

In Honor of Veterans Day

In 1919, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed November 11 as the first commemoration of Armistice Day with the following words: “To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be... View Article

A New Way to Mourn: Funeral Homes in the Age of Coronavirus

BONNEY WATSON had been in business 50 years when the Spanish Flu devastated our region beginning in 1918, and like we are experiencing with the current pandemic, the risk of disease and death had a huge impact on people’s daily lives. It has been interesting to understand the differences between the... View Article

POW MIA 2019 Ceremony

We are honoring 82,000 servicemen and women who went off to war since WWII, but have not yet returned home or been accounted for. Every year, we have a remembrance ceremony at the POW/MIA Living Memorial Plaza. The ceremony will take place on Friday, September 20, 2019, at 3:00 PM... View Article