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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Press Release

Contact Information: Johnna Kelly 630-407-6022

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

DuPage County Hosts Veteran’s Day Ceremony Nov. 9

DuPage County will host a ceremony in observance of Veteran’s Day at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 9, at the DuPage County Convalescent Center, 400 N. County Farm Road, Wheaton.

The featured speaker will be Ken Jacobs, director of Veterans Memorial, Inc.

The ceremony will feature a weapons salute from Marine Corps League Detachment 399 and a musical performance of “Taps” played by Grace Adduci of Bugles Across America.

Additionally, the DuPage County JTK Administration Building will be closed in observance of Veteran’s Day on Tuesday, Nov. 11. The County Board’s regularly scheduled meetings will be held Wednesday, Nov. 12, instead of on Tuesday.