Hesston Memorial Day ceremony celebrates 30th anniversary

Neal McChesney, a local Vietnam veteran, and Jeannine Hoheisel, a military spouse, have been coordinating the Hesston Memorial Day ceremony for decades. The Memorial Day committee begins meeting in April, but Hoheisel is responsible for year-round paperwork and information gathering.

By Jackie Nelson HESSTON—While deeply Mennonite, the Hesston Community defied early odds and has hosted a Memorial Day celebration for 30 years. The tradition...

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