Vice Commander Rick Redden presenting a Memorial Day program to Parsons House residents. Photography by Ed Reed.

The American Legion Post 178 recently provided Memorial Day programs to Frisco’s Parsons House and Sunrise Senior Living facilities.  The Color Guard posted and retired the Nation’s Colors.  Vice Commander Rick Redden lead the residents in a participatory program about the Memorial Day.  The residents enjoyed sharing information about their personal military service as well as that about family members.  Veterans from various wars, including World War II, Korea, and Vietnam, actively participated.  The program has been given for several years at various senior living facilities in Frisco and surrounding communities.