Colorful coverage as Westlake honors veterans on Memorial Day

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  • The Kiwanis Club of Westlake leads the parade down Hilliard Boulevard.

  • The Westlake High School Marching Band passes onlookers along the parade route.

  • A patriotic outfit

  • Westlake Mayor Dennis Clough in a convertible driven by retired U.S. Air Force Reserve Major Joe Anthony.

  • State Representative Nan Baker waves to the crowd.

  • Cuyahoga County Councilmember Dave Greenspan.

  • Showing their colors.

  • Cindy Carter carries a flag in honor of her father, John Carter, a Korean War veteran.

  • Joyce Wetzel of the Kiwanis Aktion Club hands miniature flags to 3-year-old Miriam Teeter and her brother, Charlie.

  • Norman Resko, past president of the Westlake Kiwanis, calls to order the memorial services at Clague Park.

  • Boy scouts raise the flag at Clague Park.

  • Major Joe Anthony points to veterans as service branches of the U.S. armed forces are announced during the Memorial Day ceremonies at Clague Park.

  • Guest speaker Sgt. James Stout of the Army National Guard addresses the audience at Clague Park.

  • A salute to fallen veterans during the Roll of Honor ceremony.

  • A 21-gun salute by Bay Village American Legion Post 385.

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