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  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Janice Masterson of Placerville places flowers on the grave of her late father, Orin Demos who served with the Navy Seabees during WWII. Masterson arrived at the cemetery before the start of the 46th Annual Memorial Day Tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park in Fair Oaks, Calif. on Monday, May 27, 2013.
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  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    People place personal items in a burial vault which will serve as a time capsule to be buried in the Court of Honor at Mount Vernon Memorial Park.
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  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Shari Ximenez, 32, of Citrus Heights cleans the headstone of her grandfather, Eustacio Ximenez, a WWII veteran who died in 1989.
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  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    A huge American flag measuring approximately 30 by 50 feet hangs from to firefighting ladder trucks.
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  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Lee Carter of Sacramento cleans the headstone of her late father, U.S. Air Force retired Staff Sgt. Frisby Miles Carter who was a Tuskegee Airman and served in WWII, Korea and Vietnam. Carter arrived early to tend to her father's grave before the start of the 46th Annual Memorial Day Tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park in Fair Oaks, Calif. on Monday, May 27, 2013.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Someone placed a picture near the name of a soldier who died in the Vietnam War during the the 46th Annual Memorial Day Tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park in Fair Oaks, Calif. on Monday, May 27, 2013.
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  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Seven-year-old Bryan McElroy of Orangevale looks at graves as he prepares to take a picture of some family members who stand near the grave of his great-grandfather.
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  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Lydia Potloff, 82, of Citrus Heights and her great-grandson Regan Cook, 5, of Lincoln place flowers on the grave of Lydia's late husband, Valentin Potloff who was a Lt. Col. in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean and Vietnam wars.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Samantha Marti, 19, takes a picture of her father, John Marti, 49, a disabled Army veteran with a huge flag as a backdrop hanging from firetrucks at the entrance to Mount Vernon. The Marti's from Citrus Heights arrived before the start of the the 46th Annual Memorial Day Tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park in Fair Oaks.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Retired Navy veteran Douglas Olson, 61, of Carmichael salutes the colors during the the 46th Annual Memorial Day Tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    California National Guard member Matthew Dorais plays taps while reflected in the Vietnam Memorial Wall.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Members of the California National Guard Color and Honor Guard demonstrate the proper way to fold an American flag and the meaning behind it.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
  • Memorial Day tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park
    Lillian Schilling of North Natomas, left, holds a picture of her late husband, six-year Navy veteran Richard Alan Schilling who served on the USS Enterprise during the Vietnam War. Schilling holds her eight-year-old grandson Richard Schilling. Schilling's son, George Schilling holds his daughter, Lauren, 7, who holds her grandmothers hand during the 46th Annual Memorial Day Tribute at Mount Vernon Memorial Park in Fair Oaks, Calif. on Monday, May 27, 2013.
    Randy Pench | rpench@sacbee.com
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